According To Study – Grass Isn’t Safe For Playgrounds Anymore

Recently, the ASTM, the American Society for Testing and Materials, has decided that having grass underneath the equipment where your children play and climb is unsafe for playgrounds. The ASTM suggests that grass doesn’t offer enough impact absorption, so if a child falls, he or she may be more likely to get seriously hurt if... Read more »

Sprucing The School Playground For Spring With Rubber Mulch

Playgrounds play a crucial part of the school day to both student and staff. Playgrounds provide a much needed break from rigorous school work as well as to let those little limbs loosen up and expend built up energy. A school playground costs thousands of dollars and while the money is well spent and worth... Read more »

Rubber Mulch vs Plant based mulches

Rubber mulch provides several advantages over plant material based mulches, this is in addition to the safety aspect. For landscaping & gardening purposes, rubber mulch can insulate soil from heat. Rubber mulch is beneficial for soil moisture as rubber is non-porous and does not absorb water on its way through to the soil.  In addition... Read more »

Advantages of rubber mulch

One of the biggest advantages of Rubber Mulch is the safety it provides for children on playgrounds. When children fall at playgrounds that use Rubber Mulch they are far less likely to be injured than your traditional bark mulches. It’s also becoming popular with horse arenas for footing material when mixed with sand. We’ve listed... Read more »