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Choosing the right gym flooring?

Over recent years we have seen a shift in gym flooring systems. For many years carpet tiles were the flooring solution of choice due to cost and ease of installation. Nowadays operators are seeking a more resilient and hygienic gym flooring alternative that offers gym users a safe surface whilst being easy to maintain. It is important to identify the zones and areas you are looking to create within the gym floor space.  Once these areas are identified the correct...

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Why not use YOUR gym floor or sports floor as a branding tool?

The demand for bespoke gym flooring and sports flooring is ever increasing. More and more fitness facilities are looking at continuing their brand identity by customising their flooring throughout. What better way to keep your brand at the forefront of your customers mind and help create recognition. Facilities have realised that by advertising their logo in the open spaces underfoot on either your gym floor or sports floor helps leave a lasting impression. As well as having a logo on...

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Acoustic Gym Flooring Issues And How To Resolve Them.

A common issue we find with our clients are acoustic gym flooring problems. A gym is never going to be a quiet place with all the free weights, running, jumping, fitness classes, impact of fixed weight and cardio machines. Add to this the general hustle and bustle of a gym and the music which is often played; acoustic flooring problems are bound to occur. In todays society gym use is on the rise, this is due to a focus on...

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Let us help you bring your sports floor back to life!

Sometimes spending time and money on a new floor just isn’t viable, and in a lot of cases it’s not needed. Here at Recreational Coatings we can refurbish your Granwood, Timber or Polyurethane (PU) sports floor surface. We also have a surface treatment under our RECSystems range. This means that a vinyl floor can be re-coated with a protective layer to completely revitalise the surface without the need to remove the entire floor. We can also seal porous rubber surfaces...

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Recreational Coatings Appointed Gym Flooring Supplier For South West Lands.

We’re pleased to have been appointed as the gym flooring supplier and installer for the South West Lands residential project at Wembley. South West Lands phase one residential accommodation is due to comprise of to 18 stories,188 accommodation units, 3 storey link building, basement plant area, retail units and residential gym in the HUB building. We were approached to offer an acoustic flooring solution that would meet a specific build-up of 150mm and pass strict acoustic criteria. Our proposed RECSystems flooring...

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The biggest sports hall in Europe needs the specialist touch!

Our team have been tasked with revitalizing the Boen timber sports hall surface at the David Ross Sports Village at Nottingham University. The sports hall is 400m2 and is home to 20 badminton courts, 4 netball courts, 4 volleyball courts, 4 basketball courts, 4 handball courts, 4 indoor hockey pitches, 2 korfball pitches and 4 futsal pitches. The sports hall has been designed to meet competition guidelines and Sport England standards.  It is important that we return the surface to...

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