We hope you’re keeping cool out there.

Depending on where you live, you may have noticed it seems a little hotter this year. That’s because it’s been the hottest it’s ever been for the past few months … like, ever. Researchers noticed the temperatures increasing over the past few years, and made the announcement as temperatures broke last year’s record.

For most, this means little to no rain and thus a diminishing natural lawn.

Fortunately, there are alternatives that look great – check out the following three articles from this week that explore the topic.

Which of these articles did you read?

Let us know if you have any questions in the comments section below.