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The amount Lawn need?

Measure the site (ideally in meters) to work out how much manufactured yard is required. The garden is accessible in 2m or 4m widths. The heap heading ought to be kept the same in the event that you join the areas: this may influence the measure of grass required

Base Preparation

General guide just – counterfeit grass won’t manage poor waste issues. If it’s not too much trouble accept counsel from an accomplished scene temporary worker.

Unbound Surfaces – e.g. soil, existing yards Remove soil to a profundity of 7-10cm, if important and minimal with a plate compactor. Put a weed layer (geo-material/bidim) down – discretionary. Include a thick layer of crusher clean (contact your nearby quarry). A bond/block/timber edge (for securing the turf later) at this stage – discretionary. Wet and reduced the crusher tidy material with a plate compactor. Guarantee that your region is level with a slight slant far from your home.

Laying the Lawn?

Trim the dark selvedge from the side/sides utilizing a metal ruler/strip and Stanley cut. Roll the counterfeit grass out, pulling it firmly to counteract edges and leave to settle in the sun for 20-45 minutes. On the off chance that utilizing in excess of one piece keep heap bearings the same and make any joins with joining tape and glue. On bound surfaces (solid, landing area, stone, and so on) the garden can be free laid or stuck down with cement.

Edges

For edges you can settle the yard to mallet produced using 100mm * 25mm tempt wood or paste onto a concrete/block edging. TIP: You could wrap the garden over the side of the rod for a spotless edge. On the other hand, put the edge of the yard under clearing stones or cover under a close-by normal garden. On the off chance that there is a current divider or kerb, you could ram the yard into it, or place edging stones for an appealing appearance.

Making Joins

Joins are made utilizing our extraordinary glue and jointing tape. Sikaflex(11FC) with jointing tape additionally functions admirably. TIP: Do not stick in wet or clammy conditions. Keep the heap course the same. A smart thought is to lay the pieces one next to the other. Trim the edges to be joined with a Stanley cut, chopping down the center of the two columns of tufts. Measure twice cut once. TIP: Before joining the creases, put the grass onto a readied region and take a gander at the yard from all points. On the off chance that you cover the two bits of grass or you can see a hole of 2-10mm you will see the joins when wrapped up.

When you are content with how the garden will look you are currently prepared to apply the cement. Overlap the edges of the garden back and lay the jointing tape texture side up. Secure the tape with 2 nails at each end in breezy conditions – Optional. Apply crisscross lines of glue to the tape utilizing a cartridge weapon or pour down the focal point of the tape when utilizing a two section segment stick from a pail (6kg). Spread the cement utilizing an indented trowel, leaving edges sufficiently high to exchange to the back of the cover as opposed to only the fastens. Utilize one 6kg container of 2 section stick for each +/ – 12 meters of tape. Enable the paste to go ‘cheap’ this should take a couple of minutes. TIP: Do not utilize so much paste that it will get onto the tufts of yard when you put the garden down. Overlap the yard back and squeeze it onto the glue. On the off chance that any cement gets onto the tufts or yard rub of promptly. TIP: Keep the join marginally weighted until cured (3-6 hours), completely cured following 24 hours

Solid Tip

Our base planning segment is a guide just: Every locale differs – from hard, all around depleted sub base to dirt, boggy zones. On the off chance that you don’t know how profound to evacuate your current sub-base or how much total is required we firmly prescribe you utilize our qualified installers.