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Acoustic Gym Flooring Issues And How To Resolve Them.

A common issue we find with our clients is acoustic gym flooring problems. A gym is never going to be a quiet place with all the free weights, running, jumping, fitness classes, the 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 today's society gym use is on the rise, this is due to a focus...

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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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Recreational Coatings launches a new range of flooring systems

We have spent the past 30 years installing sports, gym, fitness, recreation and leisure surfaces throughout the UK, Europe and beyond. This includes sports surfaces at the Olympic and Commonwealth Games as well as many other televised sporting events. This year we launched our very own unique range of sport, gym and acoustic flooring solutions called RECSystems. The decision was taken to launch RECSystems to enable us to offer the market an unbiased range of sport, gym and acoustic flooring products. RECSystems uses...

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We are proud to be working with Active Leeds

We are excited to be starting a gym flooring project for Active Leeds in December. They are having a complete gym overhaul including new flooring, equipment and décor. The site was a design and build project originally and the flooring specification isn’t suitable for today’s gym user. We will be ripping out the old floor, preparing the sub floor, installing Gerflor’s Creation 70 vinyl plank in the main gym, installing a bespoke rubber sandwich system in the functional area and...

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