Tennis Court / Basketball Court Repairs
Pavement shall be cleaned with power blowers to ensure that all debris and foreign matter is properly removed. All ridges and imperfections shall be scraped smooth.
CRACK REPAIR -
Prior to the installation of crack sealer all cracks shall be cleaned. Cracks over 1/4 of an inch shall be sealed with Plexipave Court Patch Binder.
Perm-A-Seal also offers the Armor crack repair system and the Riteway crack repair system.
LEVELING "BIRD BATHS" -
"Bird Baths" or minor depressions shall be located by flooding the courts with water or after a personal inspection of the courts after a rainfall occurs. Bird baths shall be filled with court patch binder.
After the completion of all repairs, an application of Acrylic Resurfacer shall be applied to the repaired areas in preparation of the new color system.
Application OF COLOR COAT SYSTEM-
A mineral filled acrylic coating called Fortified Plexipave shall be applied with rubber squeegees which provides a colorful and uniform surface texture. Colors shall be chosen by the owner.
All layouts shall be done according to the American Sports Builders Association. Plexipave Texture Line Paint shall be used in the repainting of the lines which provides a professional appearance.
Tennis Court / Basketball Court New Construction
A. All site work, grading and construction within the limits of this project shall be done in accordance with the Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction in Illinois.
B Earth excavation shall include clearing, stripping and removing materials from Construction site as needed for installation of the new court surfaces.
C. If unsuitable sub-base materials are present, as determined by the Contractor and Owner, within pavement areas, and if such sub-base material is not capable of meeting proof rolling requirements. The sub-base material shall be removed if approved by the owner
Paving & Surfacing
A. All paving work shall be constructed in conformance with Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction. By Illinois Department of Transportation.
B. Base course of CA-6 Stone shall be installed over the sub grade.
C. Bituminous Binder 1.5" of binder shall be installed over primed base course. The hot Bituminous concrete shall be spread with a mechanical spreader of the self power type having a floating screed assembly. The finished surface of the binder shall not vary more than 3/8"in ten feet and have a compacted thickness of not less than 1.5 inches.
D. Bituminous Surface. A surface course of bituminous concrete having a maximum aggregate size of 3/8 inches shall be installed with a mechanical spreader having a compacted thickness of not less than1.5 inches.
E. Final surface Inspection : Prior to the application of a color finish system the court shall be flooded with water and allowed to drain. Then if water covers a five cent piece in any area, that area shall be patched and leveled.
A.The all-weather surfacing materials specified herein are products of California Products Corporation, 169 Waverly Street, Cambridge, Ma 02139 or approved equal
B. Application - A thorough cleaning of the surface by sweeping, vacuuming and air blowing shall be done on all courts. In order to provide a smooth dense underlay for the acrylic color two (2) coats of acrylic resurfacer shall be applied to the surface. Once dry two (2) Color Coats of Fortified Plexipave shall be applied by rubber squeegee on the clean dry surface. Playing Lines - Two (2) inch wide playing lines shall be accurately located, marked and painted with Plexicolor Line Paint. Lines shall be taped to assure razor sharp edges prior to painting
C. Nets and Fencing are installed.
Perm-A-Seal uses a reinforced smooth acrylic coating especially formulated for use over asphalt or concrete to create an all-weather, nonabrasive, multipurpose surface. This surface
provides an easily maintained and color intense playing surface Ideal not only for Inline courts but also volleyball courts and play areas.
1. A fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong.
2. Played both indoors & outdoors on a badminton-sized court and a modified tennis net.
3. Played with a paddle and a plastic ball.