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Colour contrasts

Written by: sarah
 

   Just a couple of photos from one of our customers showing colour contrasts. Red / Light Green & Purple / Evergreen courts  

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20 years in the business

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Happy 2019 to all!  This year marks our 20 years of experience in the sports surface coatings industry. We’re still producing the same high quality products we always have been, with the same enthusiasm for customer service. Our products are made by ourselves in the UK, in a manufacturing plant designed exclusively for making tennis […]

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Evergreen/Blue courts

Written by: sarah
 

We have attached a few pictures of some courts painted in our standard Dark Blue, with the outer areas painted in Evergreen. This gives a fantastic, vibrant colour contrast. As the Evergreen is a mid-shade of green, the effect is attractive and practical, and a great looking combination – especially for clubs and schools who […]

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Spring is here??!!

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Well, it was the first day of Spring yesterday! It’s hard to believe that we should all be looking at gearing up for the spraying season…. The picture was taken from the road outside my house, and while the snow looks lovely, I soon got back inside!! So Birch Sports Surfaces has had a couple […]

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New Year 2018

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  HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OUR CUSTOMERS FROM ALL AT BIRCH SPORTS SURFACES LTD We wish you all a prosperous (and sunny) 2018! Please contact us with your 2018 requirements for the very best trade prices on our range of non-slip tennis court colours.

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Tennis Court Photos

Written by: sarah
 

Have you noticed our gallery – pictures of tennis courts and play areas painted with Birch Sports Surfaces paints? These are supplied by our customers, and posted on our website with their kind permission. Click onto the “VIEW” button on our Welcome page We are always looking for new pictures to add to our gallery. […]

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It Lives…..!!!

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Yay! The Little Grey Fergie is up and running and has been out for a road test. Just a little bit of fettling and a couple of minor tweaks to get her completely finished. It’s taken almost 6 months from when she arrived in a very sorry state at our unit. With (quite a lot […]

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Grey Fergie Progress Report

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Well the progress on the Fergie is coming on apace. After a little trial and error to get a grey that we were happy with (you wouldn’t have thought it would be difficult, but one was too dark, another too blue…..!), the main body of the tractor, and all the various bolt on parts have […]

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And the popular court colour this season is….

Written by: sarah
 

…..Red and Green. Whilst Green painted courts will always remain the most popular shade – with Dark Green being the most popular shade by a long way – this season we have been selling a lot of red and green court combinations. Pallets of Red and Dark green, Red and Light Green, and Red and […]

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Stage 6. Off to get shot blasted

Written by: sarah
 

With all the parts off the tractor again, the skid unit has been winched onto a trailer, strapped down, and has finally gone to the shot blasters. The bonnet is being prepared by hand as it is actually in pretty good condition – just some filler and a lot of patience required. Wings for the rear wheels […]

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