PlaySmart become sole FlexCourt distributor for the UK

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It is of great pleasure to announce that PlaySmart will become the sole FlexCourt distributor for the UK, supplying and installing their interlocking sports surfaces. We’re really excited to start installing these high-performance multigame sports surfaces at schools, sports clubs and public recreational areas throughout the UK. Anthony Johnston Managing Director FlexCourt is a global […]

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Wet Pour in Wychavon: Case Study

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PlaySmart recently installed a 32sqm area of wet pour at Tibberton Play Area for Wychavon District Council.  The council asked for a blue colour to match their district logo colour, but wanted to save on costs for the small space. To reduce costs, we suggested a blue with black fleck option, which would create a […]

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10 reasons to choose synthetic playground surfacing

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Before we dig in to our 10 reasons to choose synthetic playground surfacing, we want to make it clear what we mean by that. ‘Synthetic’ surfaces are products such as; bonded rubber mulch, rubber wet pour, artificial grass and rubber grass mats. ‘Natural’ play surfaces include; bark, gravel, sand and woodchip. 1. It lasts longer […]

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SmartPlay installation process

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In this case study, we are going to go into the details of the SmartPlay installation process. You may be asking, what is SmartPlay? Well, SmartPlay is our patented foam shock pad, which when used in conjunction with our EcoSmart or FireSmart grass mats becomes the SmartPlay System.SmartPlay has a range of benefits, including enhanced […]

FireSmart vs EcoSmart

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FireSmart vs EcoSmart… What’s the difference between these two grass mat safety surfaces and which is better? What is FireSmart? FireSmart safety surfacing is the original and best fire-retardant grass mat in the UK. They are also made from recycled rubber but are heavier duty than our EcoSmart mats and have been treated for fire […]

EPDM Wear pads: All you need to know

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What are EPDM wear pads? EPDM wear pads are a section of surfacing which is designed to withstand high usage, such as take-off and landing points and other impact zones. Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer, better known as EPDM, is an extremely durable synthetic rubber used across a variety of applications. It is heat and weather […]

We’re exhibiting at Futurescape 2019!

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We’re excited to announce that we’re one of the exhibitors at Futurescape 2019! Futurescape is one of the most important landscaping events in the UK and has been running since 2012. Why visit Futurescape? The one-day FutureScape event connects landscapers to nurseries, nurseries to landscape architects, landscape architects to contractors, contractors to suppliers, suppliers to specifiers, […]