Darren Huckerby, former Norwich City football star

The brief for this installation at the home of former Norwich City football star Darren Huckerby was to install our artificial grass in a striped Wembley effect across the entire garden. We were helped by the pile direction of the chosen grass

The grass was cut into metre strips, joined across lengths of up to 20 metres and installed around a circular feature. Every stripe had to be in perfect alignment the full distance on each pile direction change. The grass would be viewed mostly from a raised position from the house and decking so it was essential to get things right first time.

The only access to the larger of three areas of the garden was via the client’s home, so several tons of aggregates had to be barrowed through the property. We fitted a temporary floor and protected door frames and doors, and at the end of each day the floor was lifted and the entire area cleaned to return it to normal for the evening.

After the natural grass was removed and our base was installed and levelled we marked out and used string lines across the complete base to fit our metre wide cuts. The first few pieces were lined up and glued. We then sealed off the areas which were curing to protect the joints.

We repeated this process across the whole garden until the desired effect was achieved. Keeping the lines straight from trees to the circular patios was a particular challenge but the end result was beyond everyone’s expectations.

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"My husband works away a lot and we have three children. Our garden always look untidy. Since having Grosvenor Grass transform our garden, we now have a garden that the children can enjoy and we don't have to maintain it, giving us more family time. Thank you Liam and Andy at Grosvenor Grass, excellent job." - Mr and Mrs Collins, Bradwell

"Thank you so much for our new grass! We are really impressed with it - and the kids and dogs love it! The whole service was excellent-there were no pushy sales on the initial visit to price the job and we were quoted a very reasonable price. The team who came to do the installation were all friendly, hard working and professional. Once completed they left our garden extremely tidy, cleaning the patio off after a wet start to the week left lots of mud. The finish is first class-we cannot recommend you highly enough!" - Mr & Mrs Scott, Hethersett

"We don't have an overly large garden, but neither myself nor my husband enjoy cutting grass. I do however enjoy my pots and baskets. Having artificial grass fitted has enabled me to spend plenty of time in my garden enjoying the parts of gardening I like. Thank you Grosvenor Grass. Lovely grass! Lovely job!" - Mr and Mrs Whitaker, Ormesby St. Margaret

"Grosvenor Grass were hard working and professional, they helped me achieve the desired effect I wanted, I will and have recommended Grosvenor Grass to everyone." - Darren Huckerby – Norwich City Football Club

"Amazing is all I have to say, transformed my garden! This time last year there was nothing and I built everything else, and thought artificial turf would tidy the rest up. I had the Bahamas and it is 100 x better than I thought! Your team, Dan and the other guys (sorry can't remember their names) are extremely professional and very helpful, a credit to the company!" - Mr Francis, Costessey

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