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Why FieldTurf/Cost Analysis


With a FieldTurf field, you will:
  • Use your field for more hours per day with no field recovery time needed.
  • Use your field for more months out of the year.
  • Use your field in almost any type of weather.
  • Rent out the use of your field to generate revenue.
  • Save on maintenance costs such as re-sodding, watering and mowing
  • Save on harmful chemicals such as pesticides and herbicides
This is how FieldTurf provides the best value:
Natural Grass FieldTurf
Base preparation $150,000 $320,000
Materials $2.75 per sq. ft. = $220,000 $5.00 per sq. ft. = $400,000
Maintenance $20,000 x 10 years = $200,000 $5,000 x 10 years = $50,000
Total $570,000 $770,000
Scheduling Possibilities 25 hours x 25 weeks x 10 years = 6,250 hours 68 hours x 44 weeks x 10 years = 29,920 hours
Average Cost Per Hour of Use $91.20 $25.74

Figures based on 80,000 square foot fields and average costs and usage rates across North America

Finance Your Field

Looking to fund your project? FieldTurf partners with many financial institutions and is committed to providing financing options designed to meet your specific budget requirements. Find out more about financing your field here:

SmartBuy Cooperative Purchasing Program

Do you want an easy way to purchase your field? A turnkey solution where all you need to do is select the field you want and it will be delievered? The SmartBuy Cooperative Purchasing Program is what you are looking for. The program is comprised of multiple Cooperative Purchasing entities. Through these Cooperatives, customers can purchase FieldTurf artificial turf, Beynon running tracks and sports surfaces across the U.S. on previously bid contracts with preferential pricing. Turnkey solutions are also available through the Alternative Costing Method and RS Means.

Through economies of scale, the Cooperative Purchasing contracts unite schools, municipalities and other public entities from around the country, helping each one of them save valuable time and money for facility enhancement projects. They work on the organiziation's behalf to secure multistate volume purchasing contracts. These contracts provide measurable and cost effective benefits. Learn more about the benefits here

Cutting edge installations

FieldTurf also provides the best value in comparison to competing systems. FieldTurf’s materials and installation techniques are top-of-the line which allows your fields to:

  • Potentially last longer.
  • Offer consistent performance characteristics.
  • Reduce maintenance requirements.
How much will your field cost?

Our FieldTurf Cost Calculator will be able to provide you with a more accurate price for your field while comparing it to the cost of a natural grass field.