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Tennis Court Grit

  This semi-loose grit surface is rated by many players as the very best to play on. With the slight give in the surface, it is said that it is like having a well-prepared grass court available for play throughout the year. With a method of construction pioneered by Grimshaw Sports over 50 years ago, […]

Clean Tennis Court

  If you have a problem with moss and algae on your court then you can buy Qualgex here. After extensive trials, Grimshaw Maintenance has identified Qualgex as the best product for the surface treatment of hard surface tennis courts and grit tennis courts.   Related articles Tennis Court Moss

How to choose your Rugby Posts

  There are a wide range of rugby posts available varying in height from 5m through to 17m, manufactured from aluminium or steel and erected in traditional sockets or using a hinge system. If you are just looking for something for the garden then we recommend either the 5m Aluminium Mini Rugby Posts (HA-RUG-213). Alternatively […]

Ruby Post Damage

With the latest “named” storm, “Imogen”, to hit the UK, inevitably some Rugby posts will have failed / collapsed. We can supply spare parts for posts (we will really need to be able to identify the manufacturer to do that) or replacement half or full sets to suit your existing sockets. We will need to […]

Tennis Court Moss

With the Met Office reporting record amounts of rainfall throughout Winter 2015/16, and temperatures 0.9C above the long-term average, we are seeing unseasonally large sales of Qualgex Biocide.  The temperature and rainfall combination is boosting moss and algae growth across hard surface tennis courts and other hard surfaces. Qualgex is a moss and algae biocide […]

Rugby Post Bargains

The Six Nations has kicked off, with wins for France and England, losses for Italy and Scotland, and a draw between Wales and Ireland. Most pundits had Ireland slightly ahead, but the game stagnated in mid-field and no-one could break the line to set up the winning points. To celebrate the start of the 2016 […]

Hinged Rugby Posts

Hinged rugby posts are far safer to erect and take down and if you use a Hinged Post Assembly Roller it is even easier. We recommend using rugby post protectors with all rugby posts but we strongly recommend their use with hinged posts as the hinge mechanism projects beyond the profile of the post.  

Cleaning Your Tennis Court With Qualgex

  We use Qualgex to treat moss on courts and recommend it with the following advice: If the moss is thick it will probably need more than one application. A typical 110’ x 54’ “domestic” court is 552m2, a “club size” 114’ x 56’ is 593m2 or a full size 120’ x 60’ is 670m2. 5L […]

Getting Rid of Moss

As experts in Tennis Court Construction and Maintenance we recommend the use of Qualgex for cleaning your Tennis Courts. It can be used on any external hard surface to remove moss and algae problems. Qualgex is soluble in water and non-corrosive and is an ideal maintenance product. It has a unique feature in that it […]

Which Balls do I use in my Tennis Ball Machine

Non pressurised balls are recommended for use with ball machines as pressurised balls are more likely to create fluff that can clog the machine. Related articles Tennis Court Maintenance