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Opinion: Should artificial turf be permitted as alternative on home lawns?

Interest growing on synthetic lawns

August 12, 2021
By Montreal Gazette


Should homeowners be allowed to install synthetic turf as a lawn alternative? Montreal Gazette editor Albert Kramberger offers his opinion on the matter as more residents are looking for dog-friendly surfaces or “lawns” that won’t fail in predominant shade. Municipal bylaws, however, exist that regulate such coverings.