THE SOUTHWEST GREENS DIFFERENCE
Our products are carefully developed to mimic the authentic look, feel, and performance of real grass in Houston. No matter the climate, a precisely installed synthetic lawn is guaranteed to outperform regular lawns year after year. We’re proud of our people, our heritage, and our capacity to serve you.
THE LEGEND AND THE PRO
We're speaking of Shaw Industries, a branch of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., and Southwest Greens International. Every one, a leader in their own right, now together make a powerful ace. Southwest Greens of Houston is a division of Shaw Industries, the biggest carpet manufacturer in the world and a fully-owned branch of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., a leading Fortune 500 Company. With a multi-million dollar network of more than 50 franchise networks worldwide and a prosperous 20-year history, Southwest Greens is the worldwide leader and the most trusted turnkey construction company in designing and installing state-of-the-art artificial 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 necessity for well-designed and well-executed Synthetic Turf Installation. Professional quality golf greens, tee boxes, and practice areas expanded the business and continued to gather star endorsements from Vijay Singh, Jack Nicklaus, Annika Sörenstam, Rickie Fowler, and Hale Irwin. With over 50 franchise locations around the world and 40,000 projects and counting, Southwest Greens continues to provide the most professional quality greens, installation expertise, and developments. Our powerful reputation brought home golf amenities to the backyard with lawn and pet turf solutions. Smart businesses have embraced our turf and realize how it has an impact on their bottom line while being ecologically sound.
EXPERTS IN MANUFACTURING
The Shaw Turf division is home to the industry’s biggest and most advanced sports science laboratory for product advancement and testing. The 13,000 square-foot Sports Science Laboratory includes cutting-edge testing equipment and a full-time staff building and testing engineered synthetic turf solutions for lots of applications and markets.
Artificial grass products are created and tested around athlete/surface and ball/surface interactions to make sure the perfect combination of durability, performance, and safety are met. Southwest Greens also features over 18,000 square feet of on-site, outdoor field example plots, so our artificial turf is not only tested rigorously in simulations, but real-world exposure. Each blade maintains a lifelike luster without fading in the sun, guaranteeing our synthetic grass products will never dry up and are always well-kept, unlike real grass. Our environmentally-friendly products look, feel, and are just as resilient as the real thing. Plus, Southwest Greens of Houston'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. Maintain it on your own or entrust it to us to periodically inspect infill levels. With over thirty heights and fashions to select from, Southwest Greens of Houston synthetic grass solutions are intentionally designed to simulate the actual look, feel, and performance of authentic grass. Southwest Greens of Houston’s products are tough, resist matting, do not deteriorate in the sun, and are resilient enough to handle heavy use. Soft and natural yet remarkably durable, artificial turf is ideal for harsh climates and locations with heavy use. Always green and rich, our grass is made of a distinctive polyethylene blend of long-bladed, grass fibers built to last a lifetime.
The nature of our products eliminates itching, sneezing, and stains connected with real grass. Our artificial turf solutions eliminate the need to expose loved ones and pets to harmful chemicals required to treat authentic grass. Southwest Greens of Houston artificial grass can also be designed for extra-soft, fall-safe ASTM-compliant landings.
Do you have pets? Our turf backing system is created with urethane technology and has superior flow-through for drainage without the mud. Smells and spots of wilted grass will be behind you. Synthetic turf also keeps fleas and ticks away, giving you peace of mind while saving money.
THE GREEN ALTERNATIVE
Environmentally-friendly, Southwest Greens of Houston unique collection of products save water, eliminate the use of fertilizers and pesticides, and are made without the use of heavy metals. Plus, it’s the only synthetic grass that uses 100 percent recyclable materials! Despite the preliminary cost, homeowners, business owners, and municipal managers report long-term savings. Based upon customers’ reports, most anticipate a two to five-year payback on their synthetic grass investment. Installing artificial turf solutions saves millions of gallons of water every year and reduces pollution byproducts due to mowing equipment use. Ask us how your project contributes towards U.S. Green Building Council LEED points for environmental efficiency.
ABOUT SHAW'S GREEN EDGE
Synthetic grass fibers can be recycled and reused to generate fuel for our numerous manufacturing locations or into revolutionary flooring products such as carpet backing, mats, rugs, and more! You can rely on Southwest Greens of Houston for professional service, and you can be confident that we will be here to honor our professional commitment and product warranties that exceed industry norms.
COMMITTED TO CUSTOMER SATISFACTION
With a fully vertically-integrated manufacturing and supply chain for total control of product quality from construction to installation, Shaw Industries provides the world’s biggest and most advanced sports science laboratory for product manufacturing and testing. Southwest Greens of Houston is supported by unlimited tufting capacity, fiber extrusion, and in-house secondary finishing capabilities. Our artificial turf systems are 100% fully recyclable. They can be repurposed in many ways, including a patented procedure used to develop other flooring products.