On Guard

PlayGuard's new 1-inch tile expands the Carnival Ultra and Safari Ultra product lines. Low maintenance, wet and dry slip resistance, and high durability make these 1-inch tiles ideal for daycare applications, tumbling rooms and tricycle paths. The new PlayGuard 1-inch tile includes the standard eight Carnival Ultra and nine Safari Ultra wear-layer patterns over a recycled post-consumer rubber molded tile. Durable, long-lasting, custom design capabilities range from playful designs with simple borders and inserts to bold statements with logos, symbols and shapes.

Ecore International: 800-851-4746

Safe & Creative

On the playground, the imagination has no limit. No Fault embraces this concept with countless applications of its No Fault Safety Surface. Regarded as an industry standard, No Fault has been an innovator within the safety surface industry for more than 35 years. This playground is a creative play area focused on child development, and clearly demonstrates how this facility stands apart from others with its emphasis on safety and originality.

No Fault Sport Group: 866-637-7678

Supply Line

Established in 1991, Stockmeier Urethanes is a worldwide supplier of quality polyurethane products recognized by IHF, IAAF, DIN and EN. Stockmeier Urethane specializes in coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers, and offers a product line specific to running tracks, poured-in-place safety surfacing, rubber recycling and indoor gym flooring. Stockmeier Urethanes is ISO 9001 certified and has production and laboratory sites in Germany, France and North America.

Stockmeier Urethanes USA Inc.: 304-624-7002

Playing Clean

If playground safety, long-term beauty and extreme durability are playground priorities, then NuPlay rubber mulch is the answer. Rated as one of the safest groundcovers on the market, NuPlay provides superior drainage and minimizes dust, keeping children clean while at play. Whether you are building a new playground or thinking about changing ground cover, trust International Mulch Company.

International Mulch Company: 866-936-8524

On the Surface

Surface America offers a complete line of playground and sports surfacing systems. Surface America's PlayBoundTM Poured-in-Place system is one of the industry's leading playground surfaces. Designed with proven, high-quality materials, PlayBoundTM Poured-in-Place provides long-term performance and is easily customized to meet the safety and design requirements for any playground.

Surface America: 800-999-0555

Wet or Dry

Pebble-Flex® Surfacing is an ideal choice for all your safety surfacing needs. UV-light-stable thermoplastic urethane pebbles with aliphatic urethane binders create a soft, safe, durable, chlorine and skid-resistant surface. Pebble-Flex® is ideal for spray parks, waterparks, pool decks and playgrounds. Pebble-Flex can incorporate intricate designs using bright colors that won't degrade in sunlight, and offers a three- to five-year warranty.

Pebble-Flex Surfacing: 800-509-4144


Made from recycled rubber, EnduraTM ground covers and playground mulches are long-lasting and cost-effective. Endura's rubber mulch products are virtually maintenance free. They won't wash away in heavy rains or blow away in high winds. They even stand up to leaf blowers. This dense rubber product won't fade or lose its color like wood mulch. Rubber garden mulch is clean, easy to apply and won't stain skin or clothing.

Advanced Ground Care Products: 877-MULCH-2U

Under Control

WoodCarpet Mats are installed on top of the wood fiber to keep the play area flat and level for proper accessibility. You can easily add them to existing play areas. The unique shape of these mats keeps the WoodCarpet under the mat to maintain maximum fall protection. WoodCarpet Mats are third-party certified and will help maintain a level surface and much-needed fall protection at the highest-wear areas. Best of all, the mats are affordable, especially when you consider what you'll save on maintenance.

Zeager Bros. Inc.: 800-346-8524