Rubber mulch vs wet pour

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Rubber mulch or wet pour… What’s the difference between these two rubber playground surfacing products, and which is better? What is rubber mulch? Rubber mulch is one of the most popular products available on the playground surfacing market. Made from shredded recyclable tyres, it’s a water permeable safety surface with the look of natural bark. […]

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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 […]

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 […]

Umberslade Farm Park Case Study

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We have recently installed RubbaSmart, our Wet Pour safety surface, in the newly renovated Indoor Play Barn at Umberslade Farm Park. At Umberslade, young children can enjoy a once in a lifetime opportunity to bottle feed newborn lambs and calves. They can hold chicks, rabbits and guinea pigs and even have the chance to ride ponies! And […]