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BBQ Tips for Artificial Grass Yards

October 1, 2023

People with artificial grass yards have more time for fun things like outdoor grilling. Whether you cook outside or rarely use your grill, it is important for you to review our BBQ tips for artificial grass. You will be able to enjoy your outdoor meals and gatherings much more when you are not worried about having a mishap with your trusty grill. 

While synthetic turf products today are fire retardant, extremely high heat and extremely hot items can cause damage. Before you test out your new grilling recipes, read about these basic BBQ tips for artificial grass. Knowing how to safely enjoy both your outdoor grill and your grass will ensure that your yard will always be a place for fun and relaxation. 

Top BBQ Tips for Artificial Grass 

All tips for barbecues and artificial grass begin with grill location. Do not place your grill directly on synthetic turf. You want to protect your turf from hot coals, hot grease, and sticky sauces. You don’t have to baby your turf, but you need to guard against damaging it. Position your grill on a concrete or brick patio area. If you do not have a similar space, plan to make one. It doesn’t need to be fancy or costly. It just needs to be a level surface where you can safely place the grill. Your outdoor BBQ area should be large enough to catch anything that drops from the grill. Lastly, make sure there is nothing nearby that could be a hazard like propane tanks or plastic containers.  

More BBQ Safety Tips for Synthetic Turf

Most safety BBQ tips for artificial grass are about the grill. Although it isn’t a fun task, it is important to clean the grill after every use. This will prevent grease from clogging up the burners on your grill. Additionally, if the grill tips over for any reason, old oil won’t spill all over the place. The lack of grease build up will also make your food taste better. Most importantly, consistent cleaning will extend the life of your grill. 

 You also should take note of your surroundings. Do not use your grill right next to your home or any outside buildings. If you have awnings or canopies in your yard, make sure that they are not too close to your grilling area. Hot embers and high heat can cause damage to them. 

Additional BBQ tips for artificial grass focus on grill storage. You should cover your grill when it is not in use. This will keep it free from leaves, yard debris, and bugs. It will also help stop visits from other outdoor critters.  

Grilling and Chilling with Synthetic Grass in Your Yard

Many people choose artificial grass, so they can spend less time on yard chores and more time having fun outdoors. Some enjoy outdoor living so much that they take their grilling to a new level with outdoor kitchens. Of course, you can spend a lot on a fully equipped outdoor cooking area. However, you can save a lot on maintenance and upkeep by using artificial grass instead of real grass. Most people who decide to use synthetic turf in their yards see it as investing in their lifestyle. They want to spend their free time doing other things, even if it’s just grilling and chilling out in their yards. 

An Easy Way to Get Your Best Artificial Turf Price

If you want to learn more about our cost-effective turf products, we are happy to provide free estimates. If there are other things you want to know about using synthetic grass, our pros can answer all your questions. You can call us at 844-974-8873 or chat with us online. We offer the highest quality artificial turf and free 1’ x 1’ samples at all our SF Bay Area locations. You’ll be able to take free samples home and find out what works best for you.

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