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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 […]

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 […]

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How to Clean Wet Pour & Rubber Mulch

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We are often asked by clients how to clean wetpour and maintain their existing safety surfacing. Both RubbaSmart wetpour and JungleMulch rubber surfacing are a low maintenance product, however, there are things you can do to keep it looking good and extend the life span of your playground flooring. As with any surface, we advise […]

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What is Critical Fall Height (CFH)?

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What is Critical Fall Height? Quite simply, Critical Fall Height is the maximum height of fall from play equipment to the ground. It is the distance from the ground up to the highest platform a child can reach or stand on. Safety surfaces do not prevent injury, however when installed correctly they can significantly lessen […]

6 things to consider when designing a playground

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There are a lot of things to consider with playground design. Regardless of whether you are updating an old area or developing a brand new one, we wanted to highlight the top 6 priorities. By thinking about each of these areas, you are more likely to create a playground which both intrigues children and withstands […]