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What are Athletics Tracks?

#Athletics Tracks

26 Apr 2019

At Soft Surfaces, we are often asked questions about athletics tracks and the different types of surfaces that are suitable…

What is Resin Bonded Gravel?

#Resin Bonded

25 Apr 2019

At Soft Surfaces, we carry out numerous different decorative surfaces which can transform old driveways, pathways and tired areas. We…

Nursery Playground Works

#Play Area

Soft Surfaces have been trading in the sport and play industry since 1997 and have extensive knowledge of nursery playground…

What Are Playground Markings

#Playground Markings

At Soft Surfaces, we aim to improve play areas across the UK. One way of doing this is by supplying…

What is the Tennis Court Builder?

#Leisure Grass

We are often asked about out unique tennis court builder service on our Soft Surfaces website. This can really help…

What is Resin Bound Gravel?

#Leisure Grass

With many years experience in the industry, Soft Surfaces are often asked what resin bound gravel is and if it…

What is Artificial Grass?

#Artificial Grass

With the increase in popularity of artificial grass in the UK, we often get asked what this is and where…

What is a MUGA?

#Sports

Although we are often asked the question ‘what is a MUGA?’, it is very difficult to answer this without finding…

What is the Critical Fall Height

#Safety Flooring

24 Apr 2019

Here at Soft Surfaces, we are always asked what the meaning of a Critical Fall Height (CFH) is and people…

What is the Daily Mile?

#Daily Mile

With the increase in popularity of the Daily Mile scheme in the UK, Soft Surfaces thought it would be beneficial…

What is Rubber Mulch

#Rubber Mulch

With many asking the question ‘what is rubber mulch’ Soft Surfaces have decided to go into more detail on this…

What is Wet Pour?

#Wetpour

Soft Surfaces spend a lot of time educating schools, nurseries and businesses on what wetpour surfacing is and its purpose…

School Playground Ideas

#Play Area

6 Mar 2019

Has your playground got a patch of land that could be put to better use? Are you unsure of what…

Improving Playground Behaviour in Schools

#Leisure Grass

Many teachers are looking for ways of improving playground behaviour in schools as this can be a tricky subject to…

Why Choose an Artificial Hockey Pitch?

With hockey being one of the most popular sports on the P.E. curriculum, many schools dedicate a lot of resources…

Improving Children’s Mental Health with Play

#Leisure Grass

Physical health can be incredibly important for a child as they are growing up. But one of the many areas…

SEN Playground Equipment for Schools

#Leisure Grass

Playgrounds are meant to be an area which everyone can enjoy. However, they can sometimes be incredibly daunting for children…

6 Benefits of Sensory Play for Kids

#Leisure Grass

There are many benefits of sensory play for kids which mean it’s a great idea to incorporate these ideas into…

Playground Furniture for Schools

#Leisure Grass

There are many different types of playground furniture for schools which you could install to create a more functional outdoor…

Imaginative Play Ideas for Kids

#Leisure Grass

Kids can take part in many different activities to have fun and develop as a person but one of the…

How to Prepare Your Playground for Winter

#Leisure Grass

With the cold winter months fast approaching, you may be wondering what you can do to make your school’s playground…

Outdoor Playground Roadway Design

One of the most common products that we have installed for schools and nurseries is an outdoor playground roadway design….

School All Weather MUGA Pitches

A lot of schools often have numerous pitches designated to different sports. This can take up a lot of room…

Top 5 School Playground Trends

#Leisure Grass

Creating a perfect playground can sometimes be a huge task as many people don’t know what type of equipment to…

Improving School Readiness with Outdoor Play

The transition from nursery to school can be a tricky time for young children, so it’s important to help prepare…

How Playing Outside Can Reduce Stress and Anxiety

#Leisure Grass

There is an increasing number of primary school children who are dealing with stress and anxiety at school. This is…

Encouraging Risk Taking in Outdoor Play

#Leisure Grass

During children’s developmental years, it’s good to encourage risk taking in outdoor play. Allowing them to take certain risks can…

Promoting Teamwork with Multi Use Games Areas

#Leisure Grass

One way of schools encouraging teamwork is through multi use games areas on the playground. Also known as MUGAs, these…

How to Refresh Your School Playground

#Leisure Grass

If you are wondering how to refresh your school playground, there are many ways to upgrade the surfacing and equipment….

Benefits of Trim Trails for Physical Development

#Leisure Grass

Creating a play area which challenges the children mentally and physically can be a really hard thing to do. You…

Cooperative Play Ideas for Kids

When it comes to play, there are 6 main stages which occur as a child grows up and their play…

Polymeric Long Jump Essex

If you are looking for a professional athletics finish, the polymeric rubberised surface is the perfect option. The rubber shockpad…

Primary School Playground Equipment

Last Modified: [last-modified] You’d be amazed just how much of an integral part primary school playground equipment can make to a…

Playground Activities for the National Curriculum

#Leisure Grass

A lot of schools want to meet the National Curriculum’s requirements when it comes to activities being useful for children….

Inclusive Playground Equipment for Schools

#Leisure Grass

With times changing, playgrounds are becoming a lot more accessible for children who have certain disabilities. These types of playgrounds…

Expressive Arts Playground Ideas

#Leisure Grass

Expressive arts make up some of the most important factors of children’s early development in any learning environment.  While the…

Ofsted Requirements for Outdoor Play

#Leisure Grass

Meeting Ofsted’s expectations can be incredibly stressful for a school due to how important it is. Getting a great rating…

Children’s Sensory Playground Designs

#Leisure Grass

The way in which children explore and play should never be restricted – as the way in which each and…

Sand and Water Play Activities for Kids

#Leisure Grass

Many playgrounds today have a wide range of activities that kids can take part in for fun and for learning….

How to Maintain a 3G Pitch in Winter

#Leisure Grass

  With the popularity of 3G pitches increasing, a lot of people are wanting more information on how to maintain…

Domestic Driveway Paving Ideas

#Leisure Grass

Looking to redo your existing driveway?  In need of domestic driveway paving ideas as part of a whole new look…

Best Playground Equipment for Primary Schools

#Leisure Grass

Finding the best playground equipment for primary schools isn’t just about finding options which are cost-effective to your budget!  The…

Should You Clean or Resurface Your Tennis Court?

Tennis courts are a common facility in many different locations. Ranging from homes to schools, many people have used them…

Benefits of Climbing in Primary School

#Leisure Grass

During the fun and exciting years of primary school, children will develop much quicker than at any other time of…

Benefits of 3G Sports Pitches

3G sports pitches have become a lot more popular recently due to how people are slowly realising how much more…

Independent Learning Activities for Kids

#Leisure Grass

When a child thinks and acts independently, a learning process takes place that can be more beneficial than any other…

Outdoor Play Area Ideas for Kids

#Leisure Grass

Outdoor play can be fun by itself but sometimes it can become stale and uninteresting if its repeated to often….

Den Building Ideas for Schools

#Leisure Grass

New ideas are being needed for schools as they want to develop certain skills for kids, so they can have…

Benefits of Athletics for Schools

#Leisure Grass

Out of all sports, many schools see athletics as one of the best types of sports to get kids into…

Creating a Storytelling Area in Your Playground

#Leisure Grass

Schools often have favourite activities which they promote a lot more. Ranging from athletics to garden trips, it really depends…

MUGA Pitch Designs for Primary School

MUGA (Multi Use Games Areas) pitches are a modern solution to the current problem of this generation. Inactivity. MUGAs offer…

Rubber Mulch Safety Surface Designs

#Leisure Grass

Over time, Rubber Mulch has become a popular type of surfacing to have at schools due to the wide amount…

Wetpour Graphic Designs for Nurseries

#Leisure Grass

Developments on playgrounds in various locations have led to new things being added to them. Some of these new things…

Spending Your Sport Premium Funding

#Leisure Grass

You may have come across Sport Premium Funding and you are unsure on how to make use of this in…

Resin Bound Stone Installation at Liverpool FC

In July 2017, our team completed an installation of porous resin bound surfacing at Liverpool Football Club’s Anfield ground. The…

Chorley Resin Bound Gravel Driveway – Case Study

We recently carried out a project involving the installation of a resin bound stone driveway at a residential property in…

Commercial Resin Bound Gravel Project in Preston – Case Study

This week, our team visited Preston to complete an installation of resin bound gravel for Jaguar Land Rover. They were…

Improving Children’s Exercise Levels in School

#Leisure Grass

Before the introduction of modern technology, children often found entertainment outdoors. Whether that was building a wooden fort, pretending to…

Early Years Outdoor Play

#Leisure Grass

No one can deny how many benefits outdoor play has to offer for children in their early years. With youth…

Playground Equipment for Schools

#Leisure Grass

Schools are now being pressured by the government to try and increase health and physical activities within the school. This…

UltiColour Porous Asphalt Surfacing

UltiColour premium asphalt surfacing offers an exciting range of colours to create a beautiful space that is both aesthetically pleasing…

Outdoor Learning Activities for Children

Whilst not in school, many believe that this signifies the point where children turn from keen learners to hard to…

How is Artificial Grass Installed?

Recently, artificial grass has seen a huge increase in popularity in a wide variety of locations. Whether that be homes,…

Why Choose Artificial Grass for Your Garden?

Many people would say that the garden is one of the main factors in how appealing a house is. When…

School Playground Marking Designs

Playgrounds are a place where kids can become incredibly imaginative and playful with a wide variety of equipment. However, when…

School Athletics Track Designs

#Leisure Grass

Out of all sporting activities, none are as famous as athletics. Due to the wide variety of sports that are…

The Difference between Macadam and Polymeric Rubber

When it comes to sports courts, two of the most common surfaces are macadam and polymeric rubber. These specifications may…

Benefits of Rubber Mulch Playgrounds

When it comes to play area surfacing, there are so many different types of materials that you can choose from,…

Nursery Play Activities for Children

#Leisure Grass

Activities are incredibly important for children’s development in certain skills and thinking methods. Giving them such a wide range of…

Artificial Grass Vs Natural Garden Lawns

A common debate which gardeners all have is whether to choose synthetic lawns or natural garden lawns. Both come with…

Resin Bound Driveway Paving

Many different surfaces are used when it comes to driveways, but one of the most popular types of surfacing is resin…

Outdoor Maths Games for Children

#Leisure Grass

Subjects can be incredibly boring throughout the early years of school. Playing outside is preferred a lot more over staying…

Artificial Grass Enquiry Process

It is important to have a straightforward artificial grass enquiry process because when clients ask for information, they should receive…

Work Experience with Soft Surfaces – Adam Derbyshire

This week we invited a school student called Adam to join us for a work experience placement so he could…

Multi Use Activity Surfacing Designs

There are lots of benefits of having multi use activity surfacing designs installed; the main advantage of having a multi-purpose…

Slippery Manhole Anti Slip Application

There is a growing concern amongst UK cyclists and motorcyclists with regards to manhole covers on roads which become slippery…

Soft Surfaces Work Experience – Joe Taylor

Here at Soft Surfaces we love to give school students experience of a work environment, so over the last few…

Resin Bound Gravel Manhole Covers

Stone paving is a popular surface type for domestic driveways because it is decorative, provides porous SuDS compliant properties, and…

Benefits of Outdoor Gym Equipment

#Leisure Grass

There has been an increase in the use of outdoor gym equipment in school playgrounds and public parks throughout the…

What is the Difference Between Resin Bonded and Resin Bound Gravel?

There are two main types of fixed gravel surfacing available for outdoor areas. We install these for decorative paths, driveways,…

UV Degradation and Discolouration of EPDM Wetpour

Lots of children’s playgrounds have EPDM Wetpour surfaces to provide a colourful atmosphere with added safety qualities. The designs of…

Wet Pour Resin UV Colour Change

#Leisure Grass

EPDM rubber playgrounds are installed at many school and nursery organisations. Something that can affect these projects is a wet…

Schools Get Active with Outdoor Learning

#Leisure Grass

We are helping schools get active through outdoor play and learning with a choice of fun and educational products. Having…

Top 3 Safety Surfaces for Playgrounds

#Leisure Grass

Since health and safety standards have become more and more important throughout the UK, you will find that it is…

Wetpour Sub Base Specifications

Wetpour rubber surfacing is extremely popular for children’s play areas throughout the UK. It is made up of a two…

Resin Bound or Block Paving

When looking at the different surfacing options to install for your driveway, you will more than likely come across resin…

These are the main Plaforms as for Cheating directly on Roblox

Are on you seeking roblox hack? while at this stage is normally all of our sugary span we are going…

Musically submitted factor not having throwing away a couple Time

CLEVELAND, Ohio aIf you got boys and girls directly on cardiovascular system university, it’s likely that you may already know…

Brighton Rubber Mulch Restoration

#Leisure Grass

Okay, so we all know that Health & Safety has become a little…overzealous over the last few years. If they…

Safety Flooring Services

What is Safety Flooring? Safety flooring is a surface commonly used in play parks, school grounds and nurseries, since it…

Resin Bound Mixed Aggregate Surfacings

Throughout the UK resin bound mixed aggregate surfacings are commonly installed as outdoor paving at a range of locations. This…

Leeds Tennis Court Cleaning and Repainting Surfacing

#Leisure Grass

One of our most popular services throughout the summer is tennis court cleaning and repainting. This is carried out to…

PS15 Activity Surfacing Upgrade London

Earlier this year we completed a project which transformed a school’s outdoor play area into a fantastic new games space…

Rubber Golf Pathway Installation in Prestbury

EPDM surfacing is a popular choice for many outdoor areas, we recently used it for a rubber golf pathway installation in…

Is Childhood Inactivity Affecting the NHS?

A recent report published by ukactive Kids has highlighted the problems we face with childhood inactivity in the UK, and…

Costs to Build a Compact Athletics Facility

#Leisure Grass

When carrying out a new project, the costs to build a compact athletics facility will depend on a number of…

Benefits of Resin Bonded Gravel Paving

Stone surfacing is commonly used in outdoor areas to provide a decorative and long lasting design; there are many benefits…

Artificial Grass Football Pitch Costs

When installing a new sports facility, the artificial grass football pitch costs can vary due to a number of factors;…

PS4 Activity Games Space Area in Penrith

Our installation team recently completed a project to build a PS4 activity games space area in Penrith. The work was…

Resin Bound Gravel Enquiry Process

The most popular way that our clients get a quote is by filling in the application form on our website…

Sports-Cote Court Binder and Aggregate Rich Acrylic Non Slip Paint

When a macadam sports court becomes damaged and starts to develop fretting on the surface, it may be necessary to…

Sport England Primary Spaces PS4 Design

Many primary schools in the UK have been granted funding through Sport England’s Primary Spaces scheme (application now closed) which…

Sports Surfacing Rejuvenation Maintenance Golborne

Sand filled synthetic pitches can become contaminated and damaged if they aren’t looked after properly. This is why it’s important…

Tennis Courts Refurbishment Maintenance Lancashire

The process of tennis courts refurbishment is often done in the UK where the sports surface has become worn out,…

Benefits of Multisport Synthetic Surfacing Over Sand Filled

Many schools and clubs in the UK have Multisport synthetic surfacing installed for sports pitches and athletics facilities as an…

Managing Behaviour Through Active Outdoor Play

#Leisure Grass

Managing children’s behaviour can often be difficult for schools and teachers as not all pupils respond to instructions in the…

Developing Multi Ability Play Areas

#Leisure Grass

All children have different levels of ability in both physical and academic skills, so it’s important that schools create multi…

Encouraging a Positive Outdoor Play Environment

#Leisure Grass

For any children’s recreational facility at a school, nursery or public organisation, it’s vital to make sure that the environment…

Maximising the Value of Play Equipment

#Leisure Grass

  It’s vital that schools, nurseries and other play facilities provide children with opportunities to lead a healthy lifestyle and…

Artificial Pitch Framework Contractors

When building a new sports facility it’s important to choose a construction company that has the best skills and experience,…

Long Jump Runway Free Facility Funding Q&A

Within the UK many schools’ athletics facilities are either non existent or in desperate need of upgrade, and because of…

Long Jump Runway Construction in Somerset

#Leisure Grass

We recently completed a long jump runway construction project in Somerset. The work took place in a week at a…

Astro Turf Sports Pitch Contractors

There are many sports pitch contractors in the UK who can install 3G all weather synthetic turf sports facilities but…

Long Jump Track with Sand Pit Construction in Slough, Berkshire

A school in Slough, Berkshire recently approached us as they were looking to transform their existing field into a top…

Synthetic Turf Football Field Installers

#Leisure Grass

Synthetic turf football field surfaces and multi use games area pitches can be designed for multiple sports including rugby and…

Multi Use Long Jump Facility Installation in Essex

We recently carried out another long jump facility installation project at a high school in Upminster, Essex. The school wanted…

Benefits of Artificial Clay Tennis Court Surfacing

ClayCourt Pro is the premium artificial clay tennis court surface specification with all the playing characteristics of natural clay but…

Costs to Build a Synthetic Clay Tennis Court

Building a synthetic clay tennis court is a great option for clubs and organisations who want the feel and characteristics…

All Purpose Sports Pitch Builders

#Leisure Grass

The growth in popularity of multi use games areas at schools and clubs in the UK means that children can…

3G 5-a-Side Football Pitch Construction in Hampshire

We recently carried out a 3G 5-a-side football pitch construction for a school in Hampshire which wanted a multi use…

Needlepunch Playground Construction In Kilmarnock

As specialist sports and play surfacing contractors, we are often approached by schools and public sports facilities to carry out…

Basketball Court Construction to School Playground

Many organisations in the UK choose to have basketball court construction projects carried out to renovate existing sports surfaces or…

Netball Court Construction in Stockport

We were recently approached to carry out a netball court construction in Stockport to refurbish an existing sports court. The…

5-a-side Football Pitch 3G Artificial Grass Surfacing in Liverpool

One of our recent projects was the installation of a 5-a-side football pitch at a football and tennis sports centre…

5-a-side Football Pitch Construction with 3G Artificial Turf

We have installed a number of 5-a-side sports pitches across the UK to various schools and sports club facilities. One…

Tennis Court Synthetic Turf Cleaning Maintenance

Artificial grass tennis courts are common in the UK and the surfacing can become flooded and contaminated if the correct…

Flooded All Weather Pitch Surface Examination

Sand filled sports pitches are common in the UK as many organisations have them installed  as an alternative to natural…

Flooded Hockey Pitch Sand Infill Cleaning

Many hockey pitches in the UK are made using sand filled synthetic grass surfacing, and it’s a good idea to…

Building 5-a-side Football MUGA in Gloucester

#Leisure Grass

Having a synthetic 5-a-side football MUGA facility built is a popular choice for many clubs and schools in the UK…

Tennis Court Maintenance – Deep Clean and Recolouring

#Leisure Grass

If you have a tennis court it’s important to keep it properly looked after, whether it’s for recreational use or…

Triple Jump Sand Pit Rubber Edges

Triple jump and long jump events are becoming very popular at schools, colleges and clubs throughout the UK. The London…

Tennis Court Construction Specifications

#Leisure Grass

Tennis courts are very popular sports facilities in the UK, especially at schools, colleges and sports clubs. It is great…

Athletics Surfacing Specification Options

If you are looking for the best athletics surfacing specification for your facility, we offer a number of choices. Schools,…

MUGA Construction Specifications and Costs

We can provide information on a range of MUGA construction specifications and costs to suit every project. Multi use games…

Synthetic AGP Sports Surfacing Maintenance

#Leisure Grass

Many schools and sports clubs across the UK are having artificial grass pitches installed to enable them to generate extra…

Athletics Surface Cleaning and Maintenance Costs

Athletics is a very popular sporting activity in the UK, it’s wide range of events means it offers diversity for…

Outdoor Football Court Sports Surfaces

#Leisure Grass

Outdoor football court surfaces can come in many different forms of size, dimensions and specification and this makes the construction…

Outdoor Basketball Court Sports Surfaces

Basketball is a very popular sport in schools, colleges and leisure centres across the UK. This means there is a…

Pricing a Wet Pour Surfacing Job

When it comes to pricing a wet pour surfacing job, there are a lot of different factors that need to…

Specialists in Building Artificial Football Fields

#Leisure Grass

The installation of artificial football fields has become very popular in the UK over the past few years as many…

Needlepunch MUGA Surfacing Upgrade in London

Soft Surfaces Ltd was approached two years ago with regards to a multi use games area that was constructed in…

PS15 Activity Surfacing and Floor Markings

Sport England offers primary spaces funding for the installation of PS15 activity surfacing and floor markings for a number of…

Primary School Sport England Funding

There are a range of Sport England funding options available for primary schools in the UK who are looking to…

Long Jump Track Construction Specialists

Long jump runway surfacing can be constructed and installed to meet a wide variety of different specifications and dimensions, depending…

Costs to Build a Long Jump Runway

When your organisation chooses to build a long jump runway, it can sometimes be difficult to decide on a budget…

Sand Filled Synthetic Turf Pitch Costs

Sand filled synthetic turf pitches are very popular in the UK due to the multi functional / multi sport use…

Sand Filled MUGA Surfacing

Astro turf sand filled MUGA surfacing is a popular sports facility which can be used for a number of different…

Repairing Synthetic Turf Sports Pitches

Artificial sport surfaces are becoming more and more common in the UK as many organisations choose to resurface old muddy…

Synthetic Grass Surfacing Options

#Leisure Grass

When you choose to install a brand new artificial sports pitch for your school, college, club or leisure centre, it’s…

Fibre Bonded Needlepunch Sport Surfacing

Synthetic fibre bonded needlepunch surfacing is a durable and long-lasting sports pitch material which provides excellent performance qualities for a…

Residential MUGA Tennis Courts Painting Specialists

MUGAs are often known as multi use games areas or kickabout courts and they often need sporadic or annual maintenance…

Residential Tennis Court MUGA Colour Spraying

Residential and domestic tennis courts are being installed in many gardens in the UK. MUGAs or multi use games areas/kickabout…

Costs to construct Triple Jump Athletics Facility

After the sporting success of the summer, why not add to your athletic facilities to breed the next generation of…

Liquid DeIcer for Sports And Play Surfacing

Surfacing Deicer material for various surfaces including playgrounds, play areas, walkways, sports pitches and multi use games areas. With the…

Lano Sports Drive 23 Sand Filled Synthetic Turf

The lano sports drive 23 synthetic surface is a 23mm pile height artificial grass carpet. The carpet is sand-filled and…

Lano Sports Interplay 40mm 3G Synthetic Turf

A 3G sports pitch surface that can play both FOOTBALL and HOCKEY on?? Really?? Yes that is what the Lano Sports…

Profoot MXSi Lano Sports Artificial Specification

The most reliable, durable and all round professional quality 3G synthetic turf surfacing is the Lano Sports Profoot MXSI. This…

Small Sided Football Dual Use Games Area

Soft Surfaces Ltd are a company based near Manchester in the UK and are one of many companies and contractors…

Play Area Surface Graphic Markings

We are able to install play area surface graphic markings for many outdoor facilities. Schools and nurseries often have these…

Play Area Line Marking Specification

#Leisure Grass

Our expert team can install a bespoke play area line marking specification for macadam playground surfaces in the UK. These markings come in…

Rake for Maintaining Long Jump Sandpit

#Leisure Grass

The installation of long jump runways is quickly becoming more and more popular in schools, colleges and clubs throughout the…

Synthetic Long Jump Athletics Track Construction In Peterborough

#Leisure Grass

Synthetic Long Jump Run Up Construction In Peterborough was carried to a school on their grass playing field. The specifications…

Funding Grants and Finance For UK Play Areas

There are a variety of funding grants and finance plans available for schools, clubs and councils in the UK to…

Padel Tennis Court Surfacing Installers

Padel tennis is an exciting sport that has been rapidly increasing in popularity over the last two years and now…

Padel Tennis Court Construction Contractors

Padel tennis has started to take the world by storm as one of the newest forms of racquet sports. Since…

Artificial Football Surfaces Set To Return to English Football

Artificial Football Surfaces are set to return to english football after the FA (The Football Association) have lifted the ban…

FA Agree to 3G Technology Artificial Surfacing

With many realising the benefits of 3G technology artificial surfacing in sport and the ever-changing synthetic turf technology being produced,…

5 Reasons Why Your Artificial Grass Has Melted

Synthetic grass surfacing is starting to become a popular choice for homeowners who want a high-quality grass lawn but with…

3 Reasons To Build Dual Use MUGA Ball Court

Multi or dual use games areas are a popular sports facility for schools, colleges, sports clubs and leisure centres in…

Black Rubber Crumb Top Up For Artificial Pitch

A synthetic turf sports surface is made up of plastic grass fibres along with an infill. The infill consists of…

MUGA Surfacing Suppliers, Contractors, Companies

MUGA or multi use games areas are facilities on which a multitude of different sports can be played, on different…

Artificial Cricket Wicket Surfacing

Artificial Cricket Wicket Surfacing is supply and installed throughout the UK to ECB approval by many contractors and installers. The…

Practice Cage Cricket Wicket Surfaces

Practice Cage Cricket Wicket Surfaces are all the rage in the UK for cricket clubs and schools because are an…

Primary School Outdoor Classroom Funding Grants

Primary Schools throughout the UK are able to apply for funding to upgrade their playground, play area and outdoor learning…

Schools Timber Gazebo Wooden Shelters

Schools Timber Wooden Shelters are designed as a gazebo that is used for outdoor classrooms for the children and kids….

Playground Grass Mats Safer Flooring

Grass Mats installed on playgrounds are designed to have holes in the rubberised tile to allow grass to grow through…

Easifall UK Materials Bought By Soft Surfaces Ltd

Easifall recently stopped trading because of financial issues and as Soft Surfaces Ltd have been going from strength to strength…

Ceased Trading – Easifall International Ltd

Easifall International Ltd based in sale, manchester in the UK have stopped trading due to financial difficulties and Soft Surfaces…

Easi Fall Specification Design Alternatives

Easifall International Ltd based at Unit 4, Booth Road, Sale Motorway Estate, Sale, Cheshire, M33 7JS have stopped trading and had…

Artificial Grass Nursery Play Area Flooring

Artificial Grass surfaces can be used for a Nursery Play Area because this type of flooring eliminates the need for…

Wet Pour Safety Flooring Concrete Sub Base

The wetpour safety flooring is compiled of 15mm wearing course sat on top of a shock pad formed by bounding…

Wet Pour Safety Surfacing Bitmac Sub Base

Easifall have recently gone bust and are no longer trading which is a shame because they were a company with…

Wetpour Rubber Surfacing MOT Type 1 Sub Base

Wetpour rubber surfacing is a safe play area surface made from EPDM rubber which provides shock absorption qualities as well…

Existing Safer Pour Rubber Surface Renovation With Recap Overlay

Wet Pour areas are commonly known as ‘rubber tarmac’ or ‘safer pour’ and can become worn, damaged or slippy overtime….

Spongy Safer Pour Surfacing for Playgrounds

The spongy safer pour soft surface usually found in play areas is termed differently from person to person, for example…

Shock Attenuation Safer Pour Surfacing For Kids Play Area

Safer pour surfacing for kid’s play ground flooring, especially with play equipment, is a vital part of any build. The…

Safer Pour Shock Attenuation Surface For Children’s Parks Flooring

Wetpour safer pour is known as a shock attenuating or shock absorbing safety flooring which is often installed to children’s…

Tennis Court Maintenance Specialist Contractors

Maintenance of your tennis court surfacing is key for preserving its surface quality and your performance on the court. By…

Professional Tennis Court Painting

We carry out professional tennis court painting for a range of facilities at schools, clubs and domestic homes. The paint acts…

Domestic MUGA Construction Specialists

Soft Surfaces Ltd are specialist groundwork and surfacing contractors who specialise in the sports sector constructing sports courts / multi use…

Permeable SUDS Compatible Resin Bound Stone Surfacing

Permeable SUDS Compatible Resin Bound Stone Surfacing or Resin Bound Aggregate Gravel is continuously growing in popularity mostly because of its…

Why Wetpour Safety Surfacing is ideal for Playgrounds?

We use wet pour surfaces which ensure that children stay safe while playing on the equipment. These surfaces can be used…

How to Repair Rubber Playground Flooring

If your Wet-Pour surface has become dated and damaged it is possible to repair it yourself. Here at Soft Surface…

Renovating Existing Rubber Flooring with Recap Wetpour Overlay

Wet Pour areas are commonly known as ‘rubber tarmac’ and can become worn, damaged or slippy overtime. It is possible…

Q26 – Wetpour Playground Safety Surfacing

Wetpour playground safety surfacing is a rubberised crumb bound together with specialised glue. The Wetpour is mixed and laid insitu…

Rubber Wetpour Sphere 3D Globe

A rubber sphere can be a great addition to a design of playground, park or urban area. The spheres offer…

Water Blend Wetpour Colour Safety Surfacing

When thinking of installing a rubberised safety surface to your playground, garden or park having a water looking effect /design…

Grass Blend Wetpour Rubber EPDM Flooring

A great way to have a give your garden, play area or nursery a grass looking effect with the safety…

Why Should I Apply For A Grant?

The application for sports and play surface funding grants can give you the much needed spending power which can ultimately…

What are Play Area Funding Grants in the United Kingdom?

A grant refers to a specific amount of money that is distributed to an organisation and does not need to…

How Do I Apply For Grant Funds for a Play Area in the UK?

It is well known that grants have helped many organisations around the UK develop their business and benefit the surrounding…

Synthetic Turf Sports Pitch Construction

Astroturf or synthetic all weather pitches are now a common sports facility in the UK. There are many different contractors…

Synthetic Turf Sports Pitch Contractors

There are many contractors in the UK that are installers of 3G all weather synthetic turf pitches but Soft Surfaces…

Synthetic Turf Football Pitch Contractors

Astro turf synthetic multi use games area pitches are designed for sports like Rugby, Hockey and Football and is now…

Synthetic Turf Football Pitch Construction

Football pitches are often known as being wet, muddy and uneven in the UK but the more common introduction of…

Synthetic Turf Sports Fields

Astroturf synthetic all weather grass sports fields are now becoming a very popular choice for schools, sports clubs and local…

Synthetic Turf Football Field

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The synthetic turf football field specification is now widely used for a number of sports facilities across the UK. Artificial…

Synthetic turf Sports Surface Suppliers

Soft Surfaces Ltd are specialist contractors in the external sports surface sector. We have installed and constructed many different sports…

Synthetic 3G Soccer Sports Surface

3G astro turf pitches can be used for sports like Rugby and Hockey but in the UK are primarily used…

Synthetic turf Synthetic Soccer Sports Pitch

Artificial synthetic soccer pitches are often known as all weather pitches, 3G rubber infilled pitches or synthetic ball courts. These…

Rhino Mulch, in situ laid polyurethane bound rubber bark surface

Rhino mulch is an ideal surfacing option to consider if you have an existing loose play bark area. In order…

Soft Services Safety Flooring In EPDM Rubber Crumb Materials

EPDM recycled rubber crumb is often turned into a soft safety floor in the UK and this is called Wetpour,…

Soft Services Playground Flooring Materials

Areas such as parks, playgrounds play equipment areas and golf pathways often need a suitable safety floor to help protect…

Soft Services Play Area Floor Products

Play area flooring is an area where Soft Surfaces Ltd are true turnkey contractors / company. We have helped to…

Soft Services Multi Use Games Areas Surfacing

Multi use games areas are a common sports facility in the UK and are seen in places like schools, local…

Soft Services MUGA Sports Pitch Surfacing

MUGA or multi use games areas can have numerous different surfaces, depending on the specification, design and sporting requirement if…

Flooding Astro Turf All Weather Pitch Needs Rejuvenation, Restoration Maintenance

Soft Surfaces Ltd are known in the UK as premium sports contractor who specialise in the construction, specification, design and…

Proactive Maintenance To Artificial Sports Courts

Artificial sports courts are a very common and popular sporting facility in the UK. They provide a one stop area…

Proactive Maintenance For Multi Use Games Areas

Multi use games areas are facilities which have different sports surfaces, to suit a specification & design, and are designed…

UNFILLED SYNTHETIC SPORTS TURF SURFACING

SURFACINGS FOR SPORT PITCHES, MUGAS, ROOFTOPS 120       SURFACING FOR MUGA, SPORTS PITCHES, ALL WEATHER FIELDS Type: Unfilled Synthetic Turf Anticipated…

Playground Wet Pour Flooring In Northamptonshire

Wet pour flooring is a rubber safety surface which we often install in and around play parks. It’s also suitable…

Playground Wet Pour Flooring In Northumberland

Soft Surfaces Ltd have a history of working in Northumberland in areas that include Alnwick, Newcastle Upon Tyne and Morpeth….

Playground Wet Pour Flooring In Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire has been a particularly successful county for Soft Surfaces Ltd and we have worked in places like Nottingham, Mansfield…

Playground Wet Pour Flooring In Oxfordshire

Wetpour is a rubberized safety surface that is ideal for areas such as play areas with play equipment, playgrounds, pathways…

Playground Wet Pour Flooring In Rutland

Oakham, Uppingham and Cottesmore are areas of Rutland where our contractors have completed installations of Wet pour safety rubber surfacing. Wetpour…

Playground Wet Pour Flooring In Shropshire

Wetpour or soft tarmac is a product used predominantly on areas that need protection to protect against critical fall heights…

Playground Wet Pour Flooring In Somerset

Soft Tarmac, Wetpour or Poured in place is a safety surface that is designed to be installed in areas that…

Astro Turf MUGA Sports Pitches Rejuvenation Maintenance

Astro turf MUGA synthetic all weather turf and 3G / 4G artificial grass are all purpose surfaces that are very…

Rubber Outdoor External Playground Flooring

Rubber outdoor external playground flooring that is found in parks, play areas and playgrounds is known in the industry as a…

SUDS Permeable Resin Bound Stone Footpath Paving

SUDS Permeable Resin Bound Stone Footpath Paving is also known as Resin Bound Gravel and offers a different option to surfaces…

Reactive Maintenance To Astroturf All Weather Pitches

Reactive and Pro active maintenance is an essential part of the lifetime of the synthetic all weather astro turf man…

Algal Squidge Sand Infilled Sports Pitch Contamination

Algal Squidge can occur on sand infilled and sand dressed artificial synthetic all weather surfaces and it can cause substantial…

External Surfacing Skid Resistant Scale Deceleration Testing

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External Surfacing Skid Resistant Scale Deceleration Testing measures the performance and safety of the sports surface whether this is a…

Shock Absorption Vertical Deformation Field Testing

Shock Absorption Vertical Deformation Field Testing measures the safety of the surfaces to the players where a player is running…

Vertical Ball Rebound Bounce Sports Surfacing Tests

Vertical Ball Rebound Bounce Sports Surfacing Tests are carried out onsite with insitu field testing by an independent testing body…

Synthetic Turf Pitch Ball Roll Tests

Synthetic Turf Pitch Ball Roll Tests is carried out to newly installed artificial sports pitches, synthetic sport courts and multi…

5aside Football Long Pile Synthetic Turf Pitches

5aside Football Long Pile Synthetic Turf Pitches is designed, constructed and maintained by soft surfaces limited. The design is a…

AGP, STP, ATP Long Pile Artificial Grass Pitches

AGP, STP, ATP Long Pile Artificial Grass Pitches are abbreviated terms used and basically stand for artificial grass pitch, synthetic…

7 a side Soccer Long Pile Synthetic Grass Pitches

7 a side Soccer Long Pile Synthetic Grass Pitches are installed to all weather pitches, indoor football courts, floodlit multi…

Touch Rugby Long Pile Synthetic Turf Pitches

Touch Rugby Long Pile Synthetic Turf Pitches are built in the UK with drainage into the sub base to allow…

IRB Type 22 Rugby Union Longer Piled Artificial Turf Pitches

IRB Type 22 Rugby Union Longer Piled Artificial Turf Pitches are built and constructed as all weather sports pitches to…

RFU, RFL, IRB Sports Artificial Pitch Long Pile Synthetic Grass

RFU, RFL, IRB Sports Artificial Pitch Long Pile Synthetic Grass is installed onto full sized rugby fields which is a…

60mm thick Long Pile Synthetic Turf All Weather Sports Artificial Pitches

60mm thick Long Pile Synthetic Turf All Weather Sports Artificial Pitches is designed and specified generally for rugby union and…

40mm depth Longer Piled Synthetic Grass Sport Pitch Surfacing

40mm depth Longer Piled Synthetic Grass Sport Pitch Surfacing is usually the specification designed on the NBS architects design. The…

Play Area Safety Surfacing De Icer

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Start planning for winter by ordering your playground de-icer now. Don’t wait till it snows or the first hard frost…

Golf Pathways Options, Products, Construction

Is your local golf club pathway washing way ? Are you looking for a more permanent pathway solution for your…

Schools Deicer Surfacing Products – De Icer Frost Maintenance

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Is there an alternative to grit salt as it makes the school entrance carpet very dirty ? Yes, Soft Surfaces…

De Icer Liquid Applied Deicer Product to Wetpour Safety Flooring Pathways

#Leisure Grass

De Icer Liquid Applied Deicer Product to Wetpour Safety Flooring Pathways and the liquid deicer starts to work from the moment…

Safety Surfacing for Fitness Trim Trail made from timber

Timber trim trails are extremely popular within school playgrounds, nurseries and children creche areas, as they offer excellent value for…

Muddy Wet Fitness Trim Trail Surfacing Options?

Is bound rubber bark a suitable safety surface? Yes if when it is used in the right areas. The areas…

Seamless Liquid Pour In Place Rubberized Park Area Floors

Seamless poured in place is often called wetpour or soft tarmac and is a specialist rubberized safety play surface which…

Seamless Liquid Wet Pour Rubber EPDM Safer Surfacing

Wet Pour / Soft Tarmac / Poured in Place is a seamless, liquid based safer flooring that is normally specified…

Long Jump Construction Companies, Contractors, Suppliers

Long jump is becoming more popular in the UK due to the continued investment made by Sport England and to…

Throwing Circle Construction Companies, Contractors, Suppliers

The throwing circle is for sports like Discuss, Shot Put and Hammer and is constructed using the same size /…

Javelin Runway Construction Companies, Contractors, Suppliers

To meet IAAF or UK Athletics specifications and designs, the Javelin run up should be 30m in length by 4m…

Recreational Basketball MUGA Sports Pitch

MUGAs or multi use games areas are primary areas where people of all ages can participate in multi sport activities…

Recreational Mini Tennis MUGA Sports Pitch

Soft Surfaces Ltd are one of many companies and sports contractors who deal and install lots of different sports surfacing…

Why Air Compressed Rejuvenation?

Rejuvenation is normally carried out on full sized synthetic grass surfaces and is designed to remove contaminated infill from the…

Will Rejuvenation Maintenance Revitalise My Sports Pitches?

The simple answer is yes. Our Rejuvenation process should form part of your long term pitch maintenance. The point at…

4th Generation Synthetic Sport Surfacing

4th Generation Synthetic Sport Surfacing is being marketed all around the UK in leisure centres, schools, sports clubs and football…

STP, ATP, MUGA 4G All Weather Pitches

STP, ATP, MUGA 4G All Weather Pitches are all over the UK if you google locations like in schools, colleges,…

Red EPDM Rubber Crumb Surfacing Suppliers

Red EPDM Rubber Crumb Surfacing Suppliers in the UK supply many installers, contractors and surfacing companies with their rubberised chippings…

Blue EPDM Rubber Crumb Surfacing Suppliers

Blue EPDM Rubber Crumb Surfacing Suppliers throughout the UK supply all the wetpour companies for their playground flooring, park surfacing…

Multi Use Games Area Rejuvenation Maintenance

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  Multi Use Games Areas are sports facilities that are often in places like schools, playgrounds and sports clubs and…

Billions of Rubber Balls in Fake Grass – 3G, 4G, 5G, 6G Pitches?

#Leisure Grass

Recently I had a customer on the phone who said, “What generation of sports pitch surfacing is it when it’s…

3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th generation sports pitches difference in specification?

Within the UK if you speak to contractors, suppliers and installers of astro turf synthetic sports surfaces then you will…

3G, 4G, 5G, 6G Artificial Synthetic Grass Pitches Explanation?

What will be the latest innovation of the artificial sports pitches? That is the million dollar question and many are…

Innovation of 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th generation synthetic artificial pitch?

Innovation of 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th generation synthetic artificial pitch is all the rage within the UK. How can we…

Refurbishing Synthetic Grass All Weather Pitches With Rejuvenation

Synthetic grass sports pitches are normally sand filled, sand dressed or 3G artificial all weather Astroturf grass pitches which are…

Revitalise MUGA Sports Court All Weather Pitch With Rejuvenation

MUGAs are often known as multi use games areas, kickabout courts, sports pitches and ATP / STPs. These games areas…

All Weather Pitch Groundwork Contractors

All weather pitch construction is a prime part of Soft Surfaces Ltd. We have installed many of these multi use…

Costs constructing All Weather Pitch

Costing of an all weather surface can depend on lots of different factors such as area size / dimensions, type…

Tests for Playground Safety Flooring

You would usually carry out tests for playground safety flooring after the installation of a play facility. It will often…

Outdoor Sports Surfacing Slip Tester Insitu Testing

Throughout the UK many outdoor sports areas are very slippery and this is mainly due to the fact of moss…

Independent Sport Flooring Tests to BS EN 13036-4

Independent Sport Flooring Tests to BS EN 13036-4 can be carried out to all multi use games areas, sports courts,…

In Situ Slip Resistant Testing MUGA Sports Court

In Situ Slip Resistant Testing MUGA Sports Court is carried out to make sure the sports surfacing is fit for…

Why is my all weather sports pitch surfacing waterlogged??

Why is my all weather sports pitch surfacing waterlogged has been asked several times over the past month due to…

Waterlogged Artificial Synthetic Turf Sports Pitches

Waterlogged Artificial Synthetic Turf Sports Pitches are a common problem in the UK at the moment. These issues can lead…

Reasons Why All Weather Pitch Surfacing Gets Waterlogged and Flooded

There are many reasons why all weather pitch surfacing gets waterlogged and flooded and the first finger pointed is to…

Synthetic Grass Sports Surface Rejuvenation

Synthetic Grass Sports Surface Rejuvenation quotes are inclusive of extracting contaminated sand infill which can be removed from site or…

Deep Cleaning Astroturf Sports Surfacing Maintenance

Deep Cleaning Astroturf Sports Surfacing Maintenance is an annually ongoing maintenance schedule set up with schools, leisure centres, colleges and…

Waterlogged Synthetic All Weather Pitch Solutions

Over time, and without an adequate maintenance schedule, artificial grass sports pitches can start to lose their porosity and begin…

Options for flooded synthetic all weather pitches

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Options for flooded synthetic all weather pitches are being asked throughout the UK because of heavy rain forecasted and many…

Synthetic sports pitches corrective maintenance services

#Leisure Grass

Synthetic sports pitches corrective maintenance services are needed to astroturf all weather pitches throughout the UK and this visit is…

Why is my synthetic all weather pitch holding water and flooding?

Why is my synthetic all weather pitch holding water and flooding is a common question by many sports clubs and…

All weather pitches – Standing Water, Flooding, Poor Draining?

All weather pitches – Standing Water, Flooding, Poor Draining is a common enquiry at present and the client or customer…

Sports Surfacing Field Tests to damaged areas

Sports Surfacing Field Tests to damaged areas are carried out to older existing artificial surfaces which report the problems and…

Commissioning newly installed sports surfacing test reports

Commissioning newly installed sports surfacing test reports are crucial because every individual project should have a sports surface test carried…

Reactive Maintenance To MUGA Pitch Surfacing

Multi use sports pitches can come in many forms and have many different types of sports surfacing. These sports surfaces…

Reactive Maintenance On Synthetic Turf Sports Pitches

Synthetic Turf Pitches or STP & Artificial Turf Pitches or ATP need ongoing maintenance to ensure that the performance is…

Tips Applying Polyurethane Painted Surface to Polymeric Multi Use Games Area

Polymeric EPDM Multi Use Games Areas or MUGAs are often coated in a polyurethane coating to aid slip resistance and…

Coating Of Synthetic MUGAs Surfacing With Water Based Coatings

There are now lots of sports facilities in the UK which are in need of renovation and upgrade, along with…

Coating Of Synthetic MUGA Surfacing With Acrylic Coatings

There are a number of different coating options that are now available if your sports surface requires or has the…

Rhino Mulch Premium Resin Bonded Rubber Safety Surface

Rhino Mulch Premium Resin Bonded Rubber Safety Surfacing is made from recycled rubber shred which is then bonded with a…

Rhino Mulch Resin Bound Rubber Shred Surface

Soft Surfaces Ltd have a great track record in the safety surfaces sector and the new Rhino Mulch resin bound…

Specify It – MUGA Sports Court Construction Surfacing

MUGA or Multi Use Games Areas are common sports surface facilities in the UK as more and more schools, sports…

Specify It – High Jump Fan Athletics Track And Field Surfacing

High Jump and Athletics tracks are now becoming more popular in the UK, partly due to the impact of the…

Specify It – Triple Jump Run Up Construction Surfacing

We are a specialist sports surface contractor specialising in may different athletics sport surfaces including triple jump and long jump facilities. Triple jump…

Specify It – Play Area Rubber Rhino Mulch

Rhino Mulch is a specially designed product for areas such as play areas, Trim Trail Surfacing, Planters and Tree Pits….

Specify It – Polymeric MUGA Rubberised Surfacing

MUGA or Multi Use Games Areas can be surfaced in a number of different solutions. These different surfaces will be…

Specify It – Resin Bound Gravel Stone Surfacing

Resin bound gravel is a porous / semi porous hardwearing surface. The special gravel is mixed or bound with a…

Specify It – Wet Pour Rubber Safety Surfacing

Wet Pour rubber safety surface is a product which is made up of a rubber SBR base layer and a…

Specify It – Acrylic Sports Coating Anti Slip Paint Surfacing

Acrylic sports anti slip coatings are often CONSTRUCTION LINE, API and CHAS accredited and are mixed in Red, Green, Yellow,…

Specify It – Polyurethane Sports Coating Anti Slip Paint Surfacing

Modern sports playing facilities such as Multi Use Games Areas or MUGAs are coated with an anti slip coating, to…

7 a Side Football pitch in 3G Artificial Sports Surface

7 aside football is a very popular sport in the UK, made ever more popular due to the FA premier…

Type 1 Macadam Multi Use Games Area Sports Surfacing

There are a number of different surfaces that you can have for MUGAs or Multi Use Games Areas in the…

Resin Bound Rubber Crumb Sports Underlay Shockpad

Resin bound rubber crumb sports underlay shockpad is designed to act as a shock layer to go between the sub…

Rubberised SBR Mixed Insitu With PU Binder On Sports Surface Shockpads

Insitu Rubberised SBR PU Binder is a 15mm depth, recycled rubber chipping shockpad, installed over a Macadam sub base. This…

Twin Bar Rebound Weldmesh Ball Stop MUGA Fencing

Lots of modern sports surface facilities have installed sports fencing, to help create a secure sports facility. These modern MUGA…

EPDM / SBR Rubber Surfacing Playground Flooring

Wetpour is a playground safety surface that is made up of a base and top rubber that are both mixed…

Multi Use Game Areas Surface Finishes

Multi use game area surfaces can come in 3 different forms. Polymeric surface, Porous Macadam and 3G 3rd generation artificial…

Sport Pitches Surface Finishes

Sports pitches surface finishes can now be taken down to 3 real choices. 3G artificial 3rd generation synthetic grass, Polymeric…

Rubber Tarmac Flooring

You may have seen children’s outdoor play facilities which have bouncy flooring to protect against injuries. Usually this will be…

Schools Recreational Long Jump Runway Length

The standard length of a long jump runway is 45m and with a width of 1.22m. Long jump sand pits…

School Budgets Athletics Track Long Jump Runway Specifications

Long jump in the UK is now an ever popular part of UK school curriculum and sports club participation. Long…

Multi User Games Area Surfacing, Construction

Multi User Games Area is now a very common sporting facility due to its multipurpose sporting use and different sports…

Multi User Game Areas specification, design, costs

Many sports clubs, councils, schools and local authorities now have Multi User Game Areas available for people to use all…

Multi User Sports Court

Multi user sports courts are special areas that are designed for external sporting use, available for most climate conditions and…

Pole Vault Runway Construction

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Pole Vault is now becoming more popular with sports clubs and schools as an athletics event. This is likely due…

Pole Vault Run Up Surfacing

Pole Vault runway surfaces are now being re built and upgraded. The UK is now having extra funding for these…

Wet Pour Soft Playground Flooring

Wet Pour Soft Play surfacing is often known as many other things such as Soft Bond Surfacing, Poured in Place,…

Athletics landing Sand Pit Covers

Athletics landing sand pit covers are now an essential part of sand pit maintenance and Health & Safety. Sand pit…

Athletics Landing Sand Pit Construction, Design, Costs

There is no standard dimension for the construction of a long jump landing pit as it seems that they can…

Javelin Runway Distance, Length, Dimensions

Javelin runways have a standard distance, length and dimensions that are applicable to UK Athletics and IAAF designs and specifications….

Javelin Runway Specification, Design, Costs

Javelin runways have a specific specification and design but they can be adapted to suit most cost requirements and budgets….

Olympic Legacy Funding Funds Available For MUGA Multi Use Games Areas

There is now lots of funding available for the construction and renovation for MUGA due to the ongoing commitment by…

Sports Coatings Macadam Acrylic Anti Slip Surface Paint

A common specification for a Type 2 MUGA is that the surface is to be painted in an Acrylic Colour…

Type 2 MUGA Open Textured Porous Macadam Polyurethane Painting Finish

Type 2 MUGA is determined by the finished playing surface. This type of MUGA is made from an Open Textured…

Yellowing, Discolouring of Rubber Crumb Wet Pour Surfacing

Aromatic binders  (moisture curing) create a yellowing effect on all surfaces. The phenomenon is the result of the formation of…

Tips Applying Polyurethane Painted Surfaces To Macadam MUGA Surfacing

Porous Macadam MUGA’s or Multi Use Games Areas often have an anti slip coating applied to the surface as it…

Soft coloured asphalt bitmac pathways

Soft coloured asphalt bitmac pathways is something I have just received a phonecall for?? I asked the question what was…

Fixed Solid Schools Take-Off Board

Fixed Solid Schools Take-Off Board is used on long jump runways and triple jump runways. There is no jump indicators…

Pressure Cleaning Tennis Courts MUGA Surfaces

Pressure cleaning of the tennis sports court is now a vital part of Multi Use Games Area maintenance and could…

Socketed tennis, basketball, netball posts replacement lid sockets

Socketed tennis, basketball, netball posts replacement lid sockets are vital to old MUGAs because many hinged lids break and need…

HG5 AENA Sports Surfaces Coatings for MUGA surfacing

HG5 AENA Sports Surfaces Coating for MUGA surfacing is a high performance sports surface paint that is suitable for Netball and…

Refurbishment Of Run Down Netball Courts

Netball is an increasingly popular sport in the UK and we are seeing lots more netball being played in clubs,…

Resin Bound Gravel / Stone Pre Installation Guide

Resin bound stone or aggregate can be used on a number of different surfaces. The end result will give a…

Resin Bound Gravel / Stone Mixing & Application Guide

The application of Resin Bound Stone process is a tricky process but the end results can be stunning. Using an…

Floodlit Sports Surface Restoration Upgrade

MUGA restoration can be vital to the performance of a sports club / society. A poor sports surface which is…

Upgrade Convert Rundown Tennis Court MUGA

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Converting a Rundown Tennis Court MUGA can energise the sports club. A rundown ball court can have a negative effect…

Tennis Court Contractors Repairers Directory UK

The repair and maintenance works of tennis courts is vital to the on going sporting performance of the ball court….

Tennis Court Contractors Refurbishment UK Directory

Tennis & MUGA courts and specialist sports surfaces which require renovation and regular maintenance. There are a number of different…

Floodlight Multi Use Games Area

Floodlit Multi Use Games Area is a multi use sports area which has specialist surfacing. The MUGA can come in…

Floodlight All Weather Sports Pitch

Floodlit all weather sports pitches are now an integral part of sporting play in the UK. The construction of the…

WetPour Rubber Granulate Spheres To Playground Surfacing

Wet Pour Rubber EPDM granulate can be made to produce playground spheres, which can come in a variety of different…

Rubber EPDM Spheres To Playground Surfaces

Rubber EPDM spheres are now a popular part of Wet Pour Soft Surfacing play areas due to their decorative and…

Soft Spheres Adding Third Dimension 3D To Play Area

Soft playground rubber spheres are often added to the design of a play area by architects or site managers due…

Coloured Play Safety Surfacing

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If you are looking for coloured play safety surfacing, you might be interested in EPDM wetpour rubber. The EPDM wet…

MUGA All Weather Surfaces Finish

MUGA all weather surfaces are now common place in schools and sports clubs as they provide a modern, safe sporting…

Play Area Wet Pour Safety Surfaces Finish

Play area wet pour safety surface is a finish that is designed for toddler play areas and play equipment areas….

Twin Bar Panel Ball Court Fences

MUGA Twin Bar Panel fencing is an attractive option for any sporting project which requires a high quality perimeter fence….

Removal of Rubber Play Tiles & Wet Pour Upgrade

We are seeing more of play areas that are in need of urgent renovation. Many of these areas are children’s…

Recolouring Sports Court Surfaces

If you have a tarmac or polymeric sports court, you may be interested in details regarding recolouring sports court surfaces….

Recolouring Moisture Cure Anti Slip Paint & Line Marking to Sport MUGAs

Recolouring Moisture Cure Anti Slip Paint & Line Marking to Sport MUGAs has to be done in dry weather and…

Outdoor play surfaces suppliers

Soft Surfaces are Outdoor play surfaces suppliers throughout the UK being able to supply all types of safety surfacing from…

Resin Bound Rubberised Crumb 12 – 15mm Depth Shock Pad

A shockpad or Resin Bound Rubberised Crumb is an In – Situ durable layer that is designed to go between…

Nortex All Weather Surfacing Self Binding Gravel

Nortex All Weather Surfacing Self Binding Gravel is what used to be installed on tennis courts, multi use games areas,…

How to Design a Outdoor School Playground Surfaces Area

How to Design a Outdoor School Playground Surfaces Area can be done by the headteacher or even by the pupils….

Long Jump Pit Construction Athletics Track Costs

#Leisure Grass

Long Jump Pit Construction Athletics Track Costs are usually funded to many schools. The grants available are widespread within the…

Q26 Special surfacing / pavings for sport / general amenity

The NBS specification under the Q26 is for all types of special surfacing on play areas, playgrounds, MUGAs and sports…

Leigh Legion Football Club Final

Leigh Legion Football Club should hold there heads high being beaten in the laithwaite shield 3-1 against premiership side Standish…

EDPM rubber crumb is EPDM rubberised granules

EDPM rubber crumb is EPDM rubberised granules that is basically mistyped. The reason for this blog is because several well…

Porous Polymeric Surfaced MUGA

Porous Polymeric Surfaced MUGA is installed throughout the UK on multi use games areas for children and kids to play…

Impact attenuating playground surfacing

Impact attenuating playground surfacing is a type of safety surface to meet the CFH critical fall height of play area…

Impact Attenuating Play Area Surface Under Playground Equipment

We offer a range of impact absorbing safety surfaces Impact attenuating play area surface under playground equipment is needed when…

4G Grass Football Pitch Sports Surfacing Synthetic Turf Carpet

4G Grass Football Pitch Sports Surface Synthetic Turf Carpet is a great marketing tool. At present there is no such thing…

Rubber Kerbs to Athletic Triple Jump Runways

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Rubber Kerbs to Athletic Triple Jump Runways are installed for the safety of the children and kids that will be…

Size of Netball Court Sports MUGAs

The design of Netball Court can have a major impact with the surface type and price. The Multi Use Games…

Size of 5 a Side Court MUGA

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5 a Side MUGA sports courts have a minimum playing size of 25.91m x 16.76m. The dimensions you choose will…

Roll Form Welded Mesh Fences For Multi Use Games Areas

Roll Form welded Multi Use Games Area Fencing, is a popular fencing system which is perfect for MUGA’S and Ball…

MUGA Anti Slip Sports Coatings

MUGA Anti Slip Sports Coatings are installed on all types of sports courts throughout the UK. A multi use sports…

Renovation, Upgrade, Replacement of Artificial Turf Sports Pitch Surfaceing

Renovation of synthetic grass pitches are usually carried out approx. 15 years after the construction of the sports pitch but…

Rubber Playground Surface Construction

Rubber playground surface construction is carried out in a number of locations around the UK. We can supply and install…

Children’s Play Area Flooring

#Leisure Grass

Children’s play area flooring can vary for indoor surfaces and outdoor playground facilities. Lots of places such as schools and…

40mm thick wetpour insitu synthetic surfacing

40mm thick wetpour insitu synthetic surfacing is made up of two types of rubber crumb materials which is epdm granules…

Poured In Place Rubber Bouncy Playground Surfaces

Poured In Place Rubber Bouncy Playground Surfaces are a safety surfacing requirement to be installed under play equipment to meet…

Seamless Rubber Play Area Surfaces

Seamless Rubber Play Area Surfaces is an insitu applied safety surfacing flooring applied on play areas and playgrounds. The seamless…

Acrylic Sports Court Spraying Anti Slip Paint Surface

Acrylic Sports Court Spraying Anti Slip Paint Surface is installed onto macadam type 1 and type 2 MUGAs throughout the…

Impermeable cushioned acrylic tennis courts

Impermeable cushioned acrylic tennis courts are installed to falls as the surface is not porous and therefore water will be…

Upgrade, Refurbishment, Replacement of Wetpour Flooring

Upgrade, Refurbishment, Replacement of Wetpour Flooring is very common due to the main reason being that rubber shrinks and expands….

Wetpour Band Perimeter Shrinkage Repairs

Wetpour Band Perimeter Shrinkage Repairs are very common in the UK because rubber crumb EPDM is prone to shrink and…

Long / Triple Jump Runway Design

Do you have an existing long jump or triple jump that you wish to renovate? Are you looking to install…

Soft Tarmac Suppliers, Contractors, Installers

Soft Tarmac Suppliers, Contractors, Installers can only be done when the weather is dry and cannot be done in wet…

All Weather Surface Children’s Playground Safety Flooring

All Weather Surface Children’s Playground Safety Flooring can be a selection of safety surfaces within the UK. All weather grass…

Rubber Tarmac School Outdoor Playground Flooring

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Rubber Tarmac School Outdoor Playground Flooring is known to many within the industry as soft pour or wet pour safety…

Soft Fall impact absorbing playground surface

Soft Fall impact absorbing playground surface is a rubber surface installed on parks, outdoor classrooms, school play areas, playgrounds and…

Costs of Schools Playground Safety Surfaces

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Costs of Schools Playground Safety Surfacing can vary from job to job depending on access, dimensions and measurements for the…

Costs, Prices, Quotes to repair wetpour rubber soft surfaces

#Leisure Grass

Costs, Prices, Quotes to repair wetpour rubber soft surfaces are dependent on the colour and also the depth of the…

Moisture Cure Polyurethane Binders

Moisture Cure Polyurethane Binders are used on polymeric surfaces and impact absorbing playground surfacing areas. The PU binders have been…

EPDM wet pour rubber surfacing colour options

EPDM wet pour rubber surfacing colour options are wide range because there is a dozen colour EPDM granules available. The…

MUGA Nationwide

Soft Surfaces are able to design, construct and maintain MUGA sports pitches throughout the UK. The construction can involves a…

Q26 IN SITU SYNTHETIC SURFACING

Q26 Special surfacing/ pavings for sports/ general amenity IMPACT ABSORBING SURFACINGS FOR PLAY AREAS 300 EXTENT OF IMPACT ABSORBING SURFACING…

Q26 RUBBER MAT AND TILE SURFACING

Q26 Special surfacing/ pavings for sport/ general amenity IMPACT ABSORBING SURFACINGS FOR PLAY AREAS 300       EXTENT OF IMPACT ABSORBING SURFACING…

Q26 SYNTHETIC GRASS SURFACING

#Leisure Grass

Q26 Special surfacing/ pavings for sport/ general amenity IMPACT ABSORBING SURFACINGS FOR PLAY AREAS 300       EXTENT OF IMPACT ABSORBING SURFACING…

Shockpad for sports surfaces

There are various shockpads that are installed beneath artificial grass or synthetic sports surfaces. The shockpad can be a 25mm…

LEAP Local Equipped Area for Play

LEAP is a Local Equipped Area for Play that is needed on building sites when building a certain amount of houses…

NEAP Neighbourhood Equipped area for play

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NEAP is a Neighbourhood Area Equipped for Play that is constructed on building sites when there’s a certain amount of…

LAP, LEAP, NEAP Play Area

#Leisure Grass

Guidance has been produced regarding kids play with two main sources of information: Fields in Trust (FIT), formally NPFA, and…

Wetpour Rubber Safety Surface

Many outdoor play areas now have colourful surfaces installed to provide safety and protection for the children. One of the…

Resin Bound Rubber Mulch

One popular outdoor surface type is resin bound rubber mulch. This is made from 100% recycled tyre rubber shred, which…

Safe Play Area Surface

We can install a safe play area surface for your outdoor facility to prevent kids from being injured while running…

Why you should use an API member??

1. Quality in Play Confirm your play supplier is part of a recognised play-body. All API member companies adhere to…

What is a Wetpour Repair Kit?

Wetpour is a rubber surface which is often used in children’s play areas to provide safety qualities and colourful designs….

Rubber Spheres Play Equipment

Rubber EPDM spheres can be used in parks and gardens and even city streets, as a piece of play equipment,…

Rubber Safety Surface Overlay

Do you have an existing wetpour surface that has shrunk at the edges and has rips or tears? There are…

Pressure Washing Clean

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After arriving on the site for tennis courts, mugas, playgrounds or play areas all equipment to be used is moved…

Safety Surfaces for Playgrounds

One of the most popular safety surfaces for playgrounds is wetpour. This is often referred to as rubber tarmac or…

Playground Surfaces Letter

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Soft Surfaces Ltd is a Specialist Wet-pour Safety Surfacing and playground construction company providing services to the public and private…

Protective Playground Flooring

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There are many types of protective playground flooring for a children’s play area. These are designed to absorb impact if…

All Weather Pitch Sports Surfaces

All weather pitches are a synthetic sports pitch constructed in artificial grass. These sports surfaces can be line marked for…

Specialist Playground Installation Company

Soft Surfaces are committed to offering ‘Best Value’ through our commitment and technical excellence. Soft Surfaces have a wealth of…

Long Jump Run Up Construction Specialists

As long jump run up construction specialists, the supply & installation of a run up and sand pit athletics facility…

3G Sports Pitch Construction

We have recently constructed a new synthetic 3G sports pitch at St Peters, Orrell. The works involved ripping out and removal of…

Wetpour Graphics Rubber Inserts

Having wetpour graphics rubber inserts installed within children’s playground flooring brightens up the impact absorbing safety surface. The rubber inserts are…

Type 3 Polymeric Surfacing MUGA

Type 3 polymeric surfacing MUGA facilities are rubber surface specifications which are ideal for a variety of sports with the main sport…

Tennis Court Construction

Tennis facility construction project for a facility which is also utilised as a MUGA (Multi Use Games Area) for a…

Third Generation 3G Artificial Grass Sports Surfacing

Supply and installation of 3G artificial grass sports surface (third generation surfacing) with inlaid lines cut in for football, rugby and hockey at Aston…

Elastic Shockpad Layer

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Elastic insitu shockpad layers are installed under the installation of artificial grass on sports pitches. A elastic shockpad is a…

MUGAs Multi Use Games Areas

We are the leading sports surfacing contractor throughout the UK being able to offer the full scope of works from…

Wetpour Colours

Wetpour safety surfacing can be installed in a selection of colours but it is worth noting that only one touching…

Sports Rebound Fence

Soft Surfaces are the leading sports rebound fence contractors throughout the UK. We can offer the full scope of works…

Recessed Manhole Covers

Installers of Manhole Covers UK It is a well known fact that Playground surfacing are designed to protect children, however sometimes within…

Playground Surface HIC Safety Flooring

Playground surfacing is installed throughout the UK to protect children on play equipment. Playground surfacing has progressed year on year…

Sports Surface

Soft Surfaces Ltd are offering every type of sports surface within the UK from macadam, polymeric, needlepunch to synthetic turf…

Coverage Of The UK

Soft Surfaces carries out Wet Pour Safety surfaces, Polymeric Surfaces (Specialist Playing Surfaces), Sports Surfacing (3G artificial grass, synthetic turf), Sports Floodlighting, MUGA (Multi Use…

Wetpour Nationwide

Nationwide Wetpour Installers Soft Surfaces Ltd carries out wetpour surfacing throughout the UK. We have been established 15 years and…

Play Area Safer Surfacing

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Play area safer surfacing is a common name used within the children’s outdoor playground surfaces. Other names which are often…

Sports Surfacing Blog

As well as this playground blog then at Soft Surfaces Ltd we also have a sports surfacing blog that covers all…

Artificial Grass Nationwide

Artificial Turf Construction UK Artificial Grass is all the rage throughout the UK whether it be a synthetic turf sports…

Rhino Turf

Rhino Turf Surfacing If you’re looking for professional installers of Rhino Turf surfacing within the United Kingdom, then you have…

Schools Daily Mile

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3 Oct 2018

  There has been a sustained focus on exercise and staying fit and healthy in the last few years, particularly…

Health and Activity Levels in Children

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Activity has a massive impact on children’s wellbeing and studies have proved that taking part in activities actually benefits individuals…

Benefits of Outdoor Play For Children

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I’m sure you’ll agree that as a young child some of your fondest memories were made outdoors. Playing football, hopscotch…

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