August 30, 2018

Steps To Building A New Gym Floor

Here at Sports Floors, Inc., we know how hard facility managers and athletic directors work managing sports programs, coordinating events, and maintaining budgets. When it comes to a major sports-related development like having a new gym floor built, you may feel like a fish out of water! Replacing a floor may only happen once during Read More

July 31, 2018

Gym Floor Finish

Engineered hardwood flooring lends a sense of strength, durability, and beauty to the interiors of many institutions. It has been a popular commercial flooring choice for centuries.  With proper care, these floors can last for many years. But even the best-maintained floors can wear down over time and need reconditioning in the form of resealing. Read More

June 29, 2018

Gym Floor Durability

When it comes to athletic flooring, expectations are high. Clients want safe, resilient, durable, high-performance floors for their gymnasiums, and at Sports Floors Inc., we are determined to provide products that are capable of not only meeting but exceeding those expectations. We demand quality, integrity, and accountability from our team and our services, so when Read More

May 31, 2018

Wood vs. Synthetic Flooring

Today’s sports world is fraught with turnover. To accurately calculate the cost of your sports surface over its life cycle depends on a combination of factors, including investments in installation and maintenance. At Sports Floors, we know that it’s hard to find a college basketball coach who stays loyal to their program when faced with Read More

April 18, 2018

Using Your Court as a Branding Tool

There are tremendous branding opportunities that basketball courts allow for both their teams and their sponsors. These opportunities have helped to create the spark behind a growing list of unique court designs in the NBA and NCAA, and even in high schools. Sports Floors has helped Tulane University and the Memphis Hustle of the NBA Read More

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May 12, 2016

What is Damaging Your Maple Gym Floor – Campus Rec Magazine

Original article at http://campusrecmag.com/what-is-damaging-your-maple-gym-floor/   Six things that could be causing damage to your maple gym floor. After performing over 200 field inspections on maple gym floors in North America over the last 20 years, a few takeaways have been the most common ways to damage your maple gym floor: Using tape for temporary markings. Using Read More

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What is Damaging Your Maple Gym Floor – Campus Rec Magazine

Original article at http://campusrecmag.com/what-is-damaging-your-maple-gym-floor/   Six things that could be causing damage to your maple gym floor. After performing over 200 field inspections on maple gym floors in North America over the last 20 years, a few takeaways have been the most common ways to damage your maple gym floor: Using tape for temporary markings. Using Read More

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Sanding Your Gym Floor

Sanding Your Gym Floor In my opinion, the most interesting projects we get to do are sand jobs.  They are usually the most drastic before and after stories that don’t involve going from a concrete slab to a wood floor (as new installs do).  You see a floor go from drab, a little yellow, with Read More

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August 8, 2015

Paragould Community Center gym repair in final stages

By Lara Mosley reporter@paragoulddailypress.com The Paragould Community Center Gym is in the finishing stages of repairs. Workers from Sports Floors Inc., out of Memphis, Tenn., started laying the new floor Friday afternoon. “We’re looking at a good two weeks to a month,” said Pat Austin, parks and recreations director for the city, when asked when the Read More

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July 28, 2015

New Ferriday gym hits snag

NATCHEZ – Ferriday Junior High School students might have to wait a while for their new gym. While the demolition of the old gym may be finished before school starts on August 10, the new gym has hit a snag. “We’ve got some floor damage as a result of carelessness with a sprinkler system,” Thomas Read More

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July 10, 2015

Paragould Community Center gym construction slowed by rain

Courtesy of KAIT PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) – An already damaged community center is suffering more after rain poured over Region 8 this week. The Paragould Community Center’s gym is closed because of construction, but the rain is slowing down the process. The gym was already under construction because of water seeping through the walls and under the Read More

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June 24, 2015

Eldon Middle School gym gets facelift

Courtesy of The Lake Today School has only been out for less than a month, but already the summer of 2015 has been one of renovation and rebuilding for the Eldon School District. In addition to the massive overhaul of Eldon High School’s fine arts building, new hardwood floor is being installed at the Eldon Read More