September 30, 2021

The History of Basketball Courts

Basketball has come a long way since Dr. James Naismith invented the game in the 1890s, and so have the courts that it’s played on! Though now a hardwood gym floor in a stadium-type setting is the standard, throughout the years basketball has been played on everything from cement to fields to running tracks! While Read More

Sports Floors Inc.
August 29, 2021

Keeping Up With Sports Floors, Inc.

We can’t believe that it’s only been eight months since Paulette and Dan Heney stepped in as Sports Floors’ president and vice president! After the transition, our team hit the gym floors running and has accomplished a lot to be proud of. We couldn’t have done it without the fearless, inspired leadership of Paulette and Read More

July 30, 2021

Keeping Your Gym in the Best Condition for Summer

Here in the Mid-South, we know to expect intense weather during the summer months. From extreme heat to high humidity levels, we certainly see it all! But did you know that these types of weather conditions can actually impact your gym floor? Harsh outdoor weather conditions can result in a change in the indoor conditions Read More

October 25, 2018

New Basketball Floor Offers Sleek New Look

It turned into a long and sometimes tedious process, but Gamlin Gymasium at Henry County High School now has a new basketball floor. The Lady Patriots and Patriots are scheduled to have their first practices on the new surface Monday when the TSSAA allows high school teams to begin their fall practices. The first game Read More

mopping a floor for dust
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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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

paragould gym water damage
August 8, 2015

Paragould Community Center gym repair in final stages

By Lara Mosley [email protected] 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

Sports Floors Inc.
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

Sports Floors Inc.
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

eldon middle school gym
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

paragould gym water damage
June 22, 2015

Paragould Community Center gym closed due to water damage

By Lara Mosely [email protected] The Paragould Community Center gym is closed until further notice due to water damage. Pat Austin, parks and recreation director for the city, said Monday that the damage was caused by melted ice during the last ice storm in March. She said a large pile of ice laid against the building that Read More