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 play areas and have an existing rubber tile surface. Whilst it is feasible to replace these areas with a like for like product, Wet Pour Safety Surfacing is a fantastic product to use to regenerate and upgrade the area.
Wet Pour Surface or Soft Rubber Surface is an impact absorbing surface which is made from EPDM recycled rubber. It is a porous, hard wearing, low maintenance product that is perfect for soft play surfaces. The change of surface can be done by expert installers. The existing area size and specification will determine the overall price for the upgrade of the surfacing. The removal of the rubber tiles is the first thing to do. This will leave a sub base of Concrete, Tarmac or MOT Type 1 Stone.
Wet Pour Surfacing will require a minimum thickness in able to work properly. If there is to be any play equipment on the area, the installers and specifiers will need to know of any Critical Fall Height information as this will determine the thickness of the product. 30mm is the minimum thickness of the Wet Pour. Installers will always need an edge to work to with the Rubber Crumb Surfacing so a timber edge may need to be installed around the perimeter of the soft play area, made up to the thickness of the finished product. Once this has been done, the Wet Pour can be installed. Finished In either Black, 12 different colours or a 50 – 50% mix colour fleck, you can endless colour options and numerous Wet Pour Graphics can even be designed and installed into the play area. Once the Wet Pour has been installed, leave for 36 hours and you will be left with a fantastic, hard wearing finish that will comply with even the strictest test from enthusiastic children!
For further information, advice and quotations, please give Soft Surfaces Ltd a call on 01625 445760 or visit https://www.softsurfaces.co.uk/