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Pioneering Innovation in Artificial Grass Design

At Shawgrass, we go above and beyond to deliver artificial turf solutions that exceed expectations. Our state-of-the-art Research and Development Center leads the industry in innovation, ensuring that our synthetic turf fields are not only high-performing but also safe and durable. Our team of forward-thinking experts is constantly pushing the boundaries to provide you with the finest playing surfaces.

Experience the Unmatched Quality of Shawgrass Turf

When you choose Shawgrass, you're choosing a brand that stands by its promise. As the world's leading developer of tufted products, we possess unparalleled expertise in creating exceptional turf. With Shawgrass, you can expect superior quality and aesthetic advantages that will enhance your surroundings for years to come.

Unrivaled R&D Facilities for Unprecedented Results

Our extensive 75,000 square-foot laboratory is the largest in the industry, housing a cutting-edge experimental manufacturing plant. This "pilot" facility features narrow-width versions of the machines used in our manufacturing facilities, enabling our R&D team to conduct exclusive trials unmatched by anyone else in the industry. From texturizing and tufting to yarn development and coating, our pilot plant allows us to refine our processes to perfection.

Leading the Way in Turf Performance Research

With access to a comprehensive turf performance lab equipped with state-of-the-art testing equipment, our R&D team can meticulously evaluate and validate our products' durability and performance characteristics. Shawgrass products have earned their reputation as the best in the industry through our relentless commitment to research and development. When you choose Shawgrass, you can trust that your synthetic turf installation is truly state-of-the-art.

450+ONE Certification: Uncompromising Quality Assurance

We believe in delivering a world-class surface that will stand the test of time. That's why we subject all our turf to a minimum of 450 quality and efficiency tests. Our exclusive 450+ONE certification ensures that you receive the outstanding quality and performance you expect, extending the lifetime of your installation while maintaining its aesthetics.


Discover Our Innovative Solutions

Hydrochill®: Say goodbye to hot synthetic turf surfaces. Shawgrass has developed HydroChill®, an innovative cooling technology that helps regulate temperature, keeping your artificial lawn comfortable even on the hottest days.
Geofill: Elevate your yard's curb appeal while simplifying maintenance with Geofill. This soil-like infill, made from natural materials with inherent cooling properties, offers a practical and aesthetically pleasing solution.

K9 Sand: Shawgrass K9 Sand is a high-quality infill material offering numerous benefits for pets and their owners. It provides exceptional drainage capabilities, ensuring a clean and hygienic environment for your furry friends.
Creaturf: Graphics with 5x higher clarity than other textile color processing machines, unlike anything else available for artificial turf. Our 76 dpi high-definition print technology ensures precise lines, photorealistic detail, vivid color, and smooth gradients.

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Ready to transform your space with superior-quality artificial turf? Contact us now to request a quote. Experience the unmatched performance, durability, and aesthetic appeal of Shawgrass synthetic turf.

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