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Surfaces Accidents happen, but impacts can be lessened.

Looking for high-quality playground surfaces that are safe and durable? Explore our collection of playground surfaces, designed to provide a safe and cushioned landing for children during play. Our surfaces include poured-in-place rubber, wood and rubber mulch, rubber tiles, and synthetic turf, among others, all designed to meet safety standards and withstand heavy use. Our playground surfaces come in a variety of colors and styles, making them perfect for parks, playgrounds, and other outdoor areas. Discover our range of playground surfaces today and ensure a safe and fun environment for children to play.

Low Maintenance Costs

Poured-in-place rubber safety surfacing is the highest quality and longest lasting option. It comes in a variety of colors and can be poured into fun shapes and designs to elevate your play space.
  • IPEMA Certified

    This third-party testing meets multiple critical fall heights per ASTM F-1292.

  • 5 Year Warranty

    Our rubber surfaces are built durable and problem-free time after time.

  • Ships Quick

    We stock all of our product to meet immediate demands of your project.

  • Flexible Installation

    Easy for our installers to customize designs to meet specific job requests.

  • 2-Layer System

    An impact-cushioning base layer is topped with color EPDM for aesthetics.

  • Base Work

    Sub-base includes concrete, asphalt, or most commonly crushed stone.

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1st Choice for Price

Wood fiber mulch is the most economical choice, with it's low pricing and accessibility. This affordable option is one of our most popular because it is easy to install and can be locally sourced.
  • Fall Height Rating

    An 8-inch depth is rated to 8-feet and 12-inch depth is rated to 12-feet.

  • Simple Install

    Can be installed directly on top of many soil types without expensive base prep.

  • Support Local Business

    Wood Fiber is harvested, processed, and manufactured regionally.

  • Simple Maintenance

    Grab a rake and level high-use patterns. Mats can assist with persistent issues.

Complete the System

Fused Foam Drainage Tiles

  • Water is Unavoidable

    These tiles eliminate need for expensive gravel and increase surface longevity.

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Geotextile Fabric

  • Not Just Weeds

    Fabric helps with filtration, erosion control, and soil stabilization.

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Loose-Fill Recycled Rubber Mulch Nuggets

Rubber mulch nuggets are at the intersection of affordability and durability. The recycled rubber material does not break down and essentially lasts the lifetime of the playground.
  • Safety Certified

    IPEMA certified product van give peace of mind of safety and quality control.

  • Durability Guaranteed

    12 year color loss and 50 year impact attention warranties standard.

  • Attractive & Functional

    Unlike some surfaces, rubber always looks vibrant and clean.

  • Nature-Friendly

    Give used tires a second chance with 100% recycled rubber mulch.

Two Ways to Buy

2,000 pound super sack

  • New Installation

    Almost spreads itself, best to use a forklift with this for maneuvering.

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50 sets of 24 pound bags

  • Maintenance

    Ideal to add small amounts of material to specific areas.

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Alternative Surfaces

Rubber wear mats are a great addition to loose-fill surfacing because they extend the life of your mulch. Artificial turf comes in a variety for colors and styles and adds a lot of visual appeal to a natural play space.

Rubber Wear Mat

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  • Requires Burying

    Each rubber wear mat is 4 foot x 2 foot long and is 2-inches thick.

Rubber Tiles

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  • Ideal for DIY

    Great affordability on smaller projects with less square footage.

Synthetic Turf

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  • No More Mowing

    Finished product protects as much as any other commercial surface.

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Playground Surfaces: Safe Outdoor Playground Flooring


Every day, thousands of children head outside to explore the world through play on the playground. But while a residential or commercial playground is meant to be a place to play and have fun, accidents can happen. Bruises, scrapes, and falls are all possible when kids play on playground equipment, which is why it's important to have safe playground flooring in outdoor play areas.


Playground Surface Options has a great selection of safe and affordable playground surfaces, including:

  • Geotextile fabric
  • Rubber mulch nuggets
  • Rubber mats
  • Foam drainage triangles
  • Engineered wood fiber
  • Synthetic turf

What Is the Best Playground Surface Material?

Choosing the best playground flooring material for a residential or commercial space will depend on several factors, such as your budget, the equipment, and the area's size.

One of the most popular playground surfacing materials these days is rubber mulch. Playground rubber mulch is a safer type of outdoor playground flooring than traditional wood mulches that can break into splinters and pierce the skin. offers low prices on this recycled and permeable material that helps create a safe play surface for children without taking away from the aesthetic appearance of the playground. Our environmentally friendly recycled rubber mulch is also great to use around plants, trees, and shrubberies.

Wood Fiber Playground Flooring

We also carry wood fiber outdoor playground flooring. Wood fiber provides safe playground flooring and is highly economical. In addition to its safety benefits, wood fiber playground safety surfacing is slip-resistant and less expensive than some other playground surfaces. When installed properly, playground surfaces made of wood fiber make playgrounds accessible to those who are in wheelchairs or those who are pushing strollers. Installing a wood fiber play surface from will make your playground a safe and family-friendly environment for all to come and enjoy! If you're thinking to yourself "where can I find playground surfacing near me?", is the place to be.

Rubber Playground Mats

If you're not interested in loose-fill surfacing such as mulch, we suggest you consider our rubber playground mats to place below your playground structures. When you install one of these playground mats at the bottom of a slide, for example, you provide a nice cushion for the kids that helps break their fall. You can order one or more of these playground mats in different sizes to improve your school or park playground. Because of their versatility, these outdoor rubber tiles are one of the top picks for many of our customers.

Playground Flooring Shipped Nationwide

Playground surfaces such as engineered wood fiber and rubber mulch are affordable and readily available nationwide through our distribution programs. However, other popular soft surfaces, such as poured-in-place playground rubber flooring, are available through our in-house installation crews. For the ultimate low-maintenance outdoor playground flooring, call or email us for a free quote on these high-quality poured surfaces. is proud to offer high-quality, durable playground safety surface material backed by a customer satisfaction guarantee. Call today or shop online to buy your new playground surface or rubber playground mats and get fast shipping.