During my travels I visit a number of fields that have windscreen that is not properly measured to fit the fence. Below are two examples - one incorrectly measured and one correctly measured.
the first example notice the windscreen and how the material is too
long for the fence. This results in the windscreen touching the turf.
This not only looks poor, but also will be a candidate to be hit with a
mower or string trimmer.
the second example notice the room at both the top and bottom of the
windscreen. This allows for the windscreen to stretched tight while
also allowing clearance for mowers and string trimmers.
line, properly measured and installed windscreen can really give a
field a "professional look" while also providing a better background for
the players and the umpires.
Go to j-dturf.com to learn more about J&D Turf.