THE SOUTHWEST GREENS DIFFERENCE
Our products are precisely designed to simulate the actual look, feel, and performance of authentic grass in Augusta. Regardless of the season, an expertly installed synthetic lawn is guaranteed to outdo common lawns over the years. We’re proud of our people, our heritage, and our ability to serve you.
THE LEGEND AND THE PRO
We're talking about Shaw Industries, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., and Southwest Greens International. Each of them, a leader in their own right, now together make a powerful ace. Southwest Greens of Augusta is a subdivision of Shaw Industries, the world’s largest carpet manufacturer and an owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., a top Fortune 500 Company. With a multi-million dollar network of more than 50 franchise networks worldwide and a profitable 20-year history, Southwest Greens is the world’s leader and ultimate turnkey construction company in developing and installing top-of-the-line synthetic grass systems backed by the largest flooring production company in the world.
IT ALL BEGAN WITH GOLF
Southwest Greens began in 2003 to address the desire for properly-designed and well-executed Synthetic Turf Installation. Professional quality golf greens, tee boxes, and practice areas expanded the business and continued to gather professional endorsements from Vijay Singh, Jack Nicklaus, Annika Sörenstam, Rickie Fowler, and Hale Irwin. With 50+ franchise locations internationally and 40,000 projects and counting, Southwest Greens continues to supply the highest quality greens, installation expertise, and developments. Our robust reputation carried home golf amenities to the backyard with lawn and pet turf solutions. Intelligent businesses have embraced our turf and understand how it impacts their bottom line while staying ecologically sound.
EXPERTS IN MANUFACTURING
The Shaw Turf division holds the industry’s biggest and most advanced sports science lab for product advancement and testing. The 13,000 square-foot Sports Science Laboratory consists of groundbreaking testing equipment and a full-time staff creating and testing engineered synthetic turf solutions for many applications and markets.
Synthetic turf products are developed and tested around athlete/surface and ball/surface interactions to ensure the perfect combination of safety, durability, and performance are met. Southwest Greens also features over 18,000 square feet of on-site, outdoor field testing plots, so our artificial grass is not only tested rigorously in simulations, but real-world exposure. Each blade sustains a lifelike shine without fading in the sun, ensuring that our synthetic turf products will never dry up and are always impeccable, unlike real grass. Our environmentally-friendly products look, feel, and are just as resilient as authentic grass. Plus, Southwest Greens of Augusta's signature collection of synthetic grass are lead-free and 100 percent recyclable!
EASE OF MAINTENANCE FOR LUXURY LIVING
Save time – never get rid of leftover lawn trimmings again! Simply keep the artificial grass surface clean with a sweeper or leaf blower. Do it yourself or rely on us to routinely inspect infill levels. With over thirty heights and designs to select from, Southwest Greens of Augusta artificial grass solutions are carefully made to simulate the actual look, feel, and performance of real grass. Southwest Greens of Augusta’s products are durable, withstand matting, do not fade in the sun, and are resilient enough to handle heavy foot traffic. Plush and natural yet remarkably durable, synthetic turf is perfect for harsh climates and locations with heavy traffic. Always green and rich, our grass is made of a special polyethylene blend of long-bladed, grass fibers constructed to last a lifetime.
The nature of our products protects against itching, sneezing, and stains that come with real grass. Our synthetic turf solutions eliminate the need to expose loved ones and pets to damaging chemicals required to treat the real thing. Southwest Greens of Augusta synthetic turf can also be built for extra-soft, fall-safe ASTM-compliant landings.
Have pets? Our turf backing system is designed with urethane technology allowing superior flow-through for drainage leaving out the mud. Smells and unattractive dead spots will be a thing of the past. Artificial grass also keeps fleas and ticks away, supplying you with peace of mind while saving money.
THE GREEN ALTERNATIVE
Environmentally-conscious, Southwest Greens of Augusta premium collection of products require less water, eliminate the requirement for fertilizers and pesticides, and are heavy metal-free. Furthermore, it is the only synthetic turf that uses 100 percent recyclable materials! Despite the preliminary cost, homeowners, business owners, and municipal managers report long-term savings. Based on customers’ reports, most anticipate a two to five-year payback on their artificial turf investment. Installing artificial turf solutions saves millions of gallons of water each year and reduces pollution byproducts due to mowing equipment use. Ask us how your project supports U.S. Green Building Council LEED points for environmental efficiency.
ABOUT SHAW'S GREEN EDGE
Artificial grass fibers can be recycled and reused to generate fuel for our various manufacturing locations or into new flooring products such as carpet backing, mats, rugs, and more! You can rely on Southwest Greens of Augusta for professional knowledge, and you can trust that we will be here to honor our professional pledge and product warranties that transcend industry norms.
COMMITTED TO CUSTOMER SATISFACTION
With a fully vertically-integrated manufacturing and supply chain for absolute control of product quality from development to installation, Shaw Industries provides the world’s greatest and most advanced sports science laboratory for product manufacturing and testing. Southwest Greens of Augusta is supported by unlimited tufting ability, fiber extrusion, and in-house secondary covering capabilities. Our synthetic turf systems are 100% fully recyclable. They can be repurposed in many ways, like a patented method used to develop other flooring products.