THE SOUTHWEST GREENS DIFFERENCE
Our products are carefully designed to simulate the authentic look, feel, and performance of real grass in San Francisco. In spite of the weather, an expertly installed synthetic lawn is sure to overshadow conventional lawns over the years. We’re proud of our people, our heritage, and our capability to serve you.
THE LEGEND AND THE PRO
We're referring to Shaw Industries, a branch of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., and Southwest Greens International. Every one, a leader of their own accord, come together to make an incredible team. Southwest Greens Northern CA West is a subdivision of Shaw Industries, the world’s largest carpet producer and a fully-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 prosperous 20-year history, Southwest Greens is the global leader and ultimate turnkey construction company in constructing and installing state-of-the-art artificial turf systems backed by the largest flooring production company in the world.
IT ALL BEGAN WITH GOLF
Southwest Greens was created in 2003 to address the desire for quality-designed and well-executed Synthetic Turf Installation. Professional grade golf greens, tee boxes, and practice areas grew the company and continued to gather professional endorsements from Vijay Singh, Jack Nicklaus, Annika Sörenstam, Rickie Fowler, and Hale Irwin. With more than 50 franchise locations around the world and 40,000 projects and counting, Southwest Greens continues to supply the highest quality greens, installation expertise, and developments. Our strong reputation took home golf amenities to the backyard with lawn and pet turf solutions. Professional businesses have purchased 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 progressive sports science laboratory for product development and testing. The 13,000 square-foot Sports Science Laboratory consists of cutting-edge testing equipment and a full-time staff creating and testing engineered synthetic turf solutions for many applications and markets.
Artificial turf 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 offers over 18,000 square feet of on-site, outdoor field testing plots, so our synthetic green is not only tested rigorously in simulations, but real-world exposure. Each blade has a real-life luster without fading in the sun, guaranteeing our artificial grass products will never wilt and are always well-manicured, unlike real grass. Our environmentally-friendly products look, feel, and spring back just like real grass. Plus, Southwest Greens Northern CA West's signature collection of turf are lead-free and 100 percent recyclable!
EASE OF MAINTENANCE FOR LUXURY LIVING
Save time – never throw away leftover lawn clippings again! Simply keep the artificial grass surface clean with a sweeper or leaf blower. Maintain it on your own or trust us to periodically check infill levels. With over thirty heights and designs to pick from, Southwest Greens Northern CA West artificial turf solutions are carefully designed to simulate the actual look, feel, and performance of authentic grass. Southwest Greens Northern CA West’s products are durable, resist matting, do not deteriorate in the sun, and are rugged enough to handle heavy foot traffic. Soft and natural yet incredibly durable, synthetic grass is perfect for extreme climates and locations with heavy use. Always green and vibrant, 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 synthetic grass solutions eliminate the need to expose loved ones and pets to damaging chemicals necessary to treat real grass. Southwest Greens Northern CA West synthetic grass can also be built for extra-soft, fall-safe ASTM-compliant landings.
Have pets? Our turf backing system is constructed with urethane technology and has superior flow-through for drainage without the mud. Smells and spots of wilted grass will be no more. Synthetic grass also keeps fleas and ticks away, giving you peace of mind while saving money.
THE GREEN ALTERNATIVE
Environmentally-conscious, Southwest Greens Northern CA West premium collection of products conserve water, eradicate the use of fertilizers and pesticides, and are made without the use of heavy metals. Plus, it’s the only artificial grass that uses 100 percent recyclable materials! Despite the initial cost, homeowners, business owners, and municipal managers encounter long-term savings. Based upon customers’ reports, most predict a two to five-year payback on their synthetic turf investment. Installing artificial turf solutions conserve millions of gallons of water every year and lowers pollution byproducts due to mowing machinery use. Ask us how your project contributes towards U.S. Green Building Council LEED points for environmental efficiency.
ABOUT SHAW'S GREEN EDGE
Artificial grass fibers can be recycled and reused to produce fuel for our numerous manufacturing locations or into revolutionary flooring products such as carpet backing, mats, rugs, and more! You can trust Southwest Greens Northern CA West for professional expertise, and you can have faith 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 absolute control of product quality from design to installation, Shaw Industries is known for the world’s greatest and most advanced sports science laboratory for product development and testing. Southwest Greens Northern CA West is supported by unlimited tufting capacity, fiber extrusion, and in-house secondary finishing capabilities. Our artificial grass systems are 100% fully recyclable. They can be reused in numerous ways, including a patented procedure used to make other flooring products.