12 Steps to select the best gym floor covers for Graduation time!

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Roll out your best gym floor cover to honor this year’s graduating class!

Schools across the US  look to Enhance Mats for the best gym floor covers to protect their gymnasium floors from damage during commencements and other special events year round.

Protecting your gym floor from damage is a critical decision and Enhance Mats has you covered! Damage from high heels, chair legs and heavy equipment can quickly ruin your expensive gymnasium floor investment.

Gym floor covers, whether rolls, tiles, vinyl or courtside runners help to  protect  gymnasium floors and similar  facilities from excessive wear and tear.

Facility Manager know that their gym floor needs protection during sports, concerts, graduation ceremonies, dances, trade shows,summer camps, and other events.

With our gym floor protection, spills are quickly wicked into the top cloth and kept from marking the floor finish with our moisture resistant backing.

Court Armor gym floor covers offer the ultimate in protection and safety as well as ease of maintenance, all with the acoustics and look of carpet.

Save on expensive off season refinishing and downtime.

Georgia State, Kennesaw State, University of Georgia, Southwestern University and Clemson, among many, all enjoy the benefits of Enhance’s durable and stylish gym mats.

Our gym floor covers are available in Court Armor RollCourt Armor Tile  and Side Armor Courtside Runners as well as gym entrance mats.

Easy to install, maintain, take up and store, all  are an excellent choices to protect your school’s gym floors.

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1) Events: Determine what events your gym is used for and what events you might possibly have if you have good gym floor protection.

Some gym floor covers offer a light covering while heavy duty tiles provide ‘Rock Concert’ protection.

Selection will depend on needed durability and budget.

2) Time Constraints: How quickly do you need to transition your gymnasium from one event to the next.

Deployment can range from several hours to just ONE hour.

Select a gymnasium protection that can be deployed within your required time limits.

3) Labor Force: How many people will you have available to deploy your gym floor cover protection.

Some gym floor covers may need as many as 4 to 6 people to properly install while others need only 2 people.

Remember time and labor are critical in keeping facility management costs controlled.

4) Budget: Compare price with durability and warranties.

The cost of refinishing your gym floor can often justify investing in a higher quality  cover.

Warranties range from 3 years to 10 years and lifespan can range up to 15 to 20 years depending on frequency of use and how well your gym floor covering is maintained.

Explore how investing in  quality gym floor cover  protection could increase gymnasium use for an increased variety of activities. Gyms can be rented out for functions, allowing for an increased budget that can be invested in  quality  floor covering that will wear well and protect for many years of use.

5) Storage: How much room is available for the gym floor covers storage when not in use.

Racking systems for roll vinyl gym floor covers  are as large as 14 feet long by 34″ wide and take up a tremendous amount of space, often in hallways.

Maneuverability of the large racking systems may be difficult and require several assistants.

There are new products on the market that have racking systems that hold up to 7000 sq ft of roll covers and can maneuver through regular doorways and halls, allowing for ease of storage.

These systems require much less storage space, which is often at a premium.

Tile system carts are 72″ x 36″ and are also easy to transport and store. The ability to transport and store your gym floor cover is a critical decision.

6) Fire Retardant Properties: Fire retardant properties: should be reviewed for safety purposes.

7) Slip Resistance: Gym floor  covers are used for a variety of functions, the selected gym floor cover should be ADA and OSHA compliant for slip resistance.’

8) Acoustic Properties: Gym floor cover protection  offer various levels of sound absorption. Review your gym use for needed acoustic properties.

The newer gym floor covers continue to offer better and better acoustics, allowing for better usability of the space for many events and functions.

9) Stain Resistant PropertiesGym floor coverings vary from vinyl which does not absorb spills to fiber faced covers that wick moisture and are easily cleaned, making them safer and issue free.

10) Sustainability: Choose from Vinyl to Fully Recycled and Eco Friendly gym floor cover protection.

New gym floor covers have their face weight made from 100% recycled polyester (plastic water bottles).

11) Seaming Tape: Seaming tape for rolled goods is used to secure sections of the gym  floor cover in place.

Some tape may leave a residue that can attract unwanted dirt and debris and is a onetime use, or the new use of Velcro tape allows for use up to 50 times before it needs to be replaced.

12) LogosCOURT ARMOR Roll,  COURT ARMOR Tile AND COURTSIDE basketball gym runners can be customized to Enhance Your School Spirit with custom colors and logos.

New ‘enhanced graphics’ can provide unlimited logo colors. ANY LOGO. ANY PMS COLOR.


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