Jargon Buster

Woodchip
Woodchip is different to playground Bark. Our loose cushion fall Woodchip is chipped and treated, it's lighter in colour and much finer than Play Bark.
Shade Net Pergola
Our pergola is an outdoor feature forming a shaded walkway, passageway, or sitting area of vertical posts that support cross-beams and are cover in Shade Netting. Shade Netting is a plastic material that controls the sunlight and provides an effective seasonal protection for users below.
Minimum Space Required
Impact Attenuating (reduced force) Playground Surfacing Determination of Critical Fall Height. The minimum space around equipment is made up of three elements: The space occupied by equipment, the free space and falling space (surfacing area).
Wetpour
Wetpour is the premium safety surface. With varying thicknesses available to suit all play equipment and a wide choice of colours and designs you can create a fantastic looking safety surface for your new or existing playground area.
CHF
Critical Fall Height - A critical fall height (CFH) is the maximum height of fall from play equipment to the ground.
HDPE
High Density Polyethylene: Densetec HDPE is a UV stabilised for fade resistant outdoor use thermoplastic sheet with multiple coloured layers.
MUGA
Multi-Use Games Area: A Multi-Use Games Area is usually an outdoor fenced area with built goal units for various types of sports and games.
Shockpad
Shockpad is a middle layer of padding installed between the sub-base layer and the layer of artificial grass. It softens a fall from the highest point of playground equipment installed. The higher the equipment, the more Shockpad will be required.
Bonded Rubber Mulch
Bonded Rubber Mulch (safety surfacing) is a cheaper alternative to wetpour whilst still providing a very high quality safety surface. Made from recycled rubber this product is colour coated and can be laid onto most existing surfaces with little or no base preparation.
 
School Children
Artificial Grass Shockpad
Rubber Mulch CFH onto Grass
Rubber Mulch CFH onto Stone
Wetpour Rubber CFH

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