Thinking outside the box

Did you know the Prince of Wales recently bought some Artificial grass for his garage? Turns out when he fitted his Land Rover to run on biodiesel he had problems with the fuel going bad overnight due to temperatures falling below freezing. He solved the problem by putting artificial grass on the floor of his garage to keep the temperature from dropping. Read all about it here

It’s always a good idea to think out of the box like this. Traditionally artificial grass used to be used it would be used for football pitches or lawns, as they have a lower running cost as they don’t require water and need less maintenance. However, the example above is a great example how the same product can have multiple applications, not only the ones that the product was originally developed for. So, if you produce a product or service, take a step back and reflect upon it. You’d be surprised what other applications you may come across.

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