Playing a bunker shot from soft sand is like playing from a pudding filled pit. What about getting the bunkers to play consistently? If you?re starting with a new golf course and you?re bringing in the same sand Wholesale MLB Jerseys , you can easily make sure that the depth of your bunkers is consistent. The problem that we often see is when over the years, some of the bunkers may have had sand added or removed or replaced so there can be a considerable problem with consistency from bunker to bunker. You?re dealing with a variety of sands and depths. What about drainage problems in bunkers? The capes of the bunkers may have eroded over time and some of the soil from the edges of the bunkers have worked their way down into the sand and contaminated the sand. Once this happens, the sand becomes very hard. If a bunker is not draining properly, they have probably long since been contaminated and are probably in needing of being rebuilt. Sometimes the drain tile has been crushed. What are the kinds of things you can do for a golf course that has inconsistent sand in their bunkers? Often the golf course owner or golf committee will look at bunkers more from the standpoint of how important they are visually to the golf course. We try to help them understand that removing the sand and completely rebuilding the bunker with new drainage, new sand, new edges and new capes is really the best way to go about fixing bunker problems. Fixing a damanged or inconsistent bunker not just a matter of adding new sand or removing the old sand. You probably have to go and completely renovate the bunker, make sure that water is draining away from the bunker, make sure that drainage is working properly in the bottom of the bunker. It's also important to go in and re-shape the bunker and put in new sand. Golf Course Bunker Repair is a process of educating people to understand why they have to do a little more work than what they were anticipating. The golf course superintendent generally seems to understand these problems a little better because they?re in there working on the bunkers and recognize that the solution is more complicated than just replacing the sand. Do you need to repair all the bunkers at the same time? The only way to get all the bunkers to play with consistency is to insure that they all have the same type of sand and the same amount of sand. You can do them a few at a time by starting with the worst ones .
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