Author Archives: Neville

Rocklands School Trim Trail is ready for Action!

Posted on August 19th, 2013 Rocklands school trim trail

Rocklands School is a Special State School in Lichfield and a proud recipient of a new PMD Trim Trail. Developing play is an important part of learning and Rocklands School apppreciate this fact, pushing there outdoor activities with the addition of this new playground equipment. Trim Trail is a must for schools these days as … Continued


Mushrooms or Toadstools

Posted on January 9th, 2013 Mushroom Seats

Mushrooms and Toadstools are popping up all over the UK, maybe it’s something to do with the recent wet weather?? These mushrooms are definitely not edible but make great seats and look pretty, unlike the usual types of mushrooms and toadstools these will only grow in areas that you want them to and will continue … Continued


10,000 reasons to choose PMD for safety surfacing

Posted on December 11th, 2012 Wetpour

PMD have 10,000 reasons why they are proud of the surfacing they have installed this year. Yes thats right 10,000m2 of wetpour rubber surfacing, artifical grass, resin bound stone and bonded rubber mulch. The best thing about our surfacing is that it’s all porous so we are not adding to the ‘views of many’ that … Continued


Tree roots? Not a problem any more!

Posted on September 28th, 2012 twin-tower-climbing-frame

However with trees come tree roots which in this case protruded out of the ground causing a trip hazard for the children. We were called in to sort out this issue without causing any harm to the beautiful tree by building a twin tower structure with decked area and rubber mulch to finish. The timber … Continued


Wetpour installation complete in Scunthorpe

Posted on August 22nd, 2012 Wetpour safety surface completed

PMD’s wetpour safety surfacing team have completed an installation for the Gelder Group in Scunthorpe. Wetpour safety surfacing finishes off the this playground nicely. Wetpour safety surfacing is the ultimate surface and it’s understandable why Gelder chose this quality safety surface. Groundworks were prepared before our team arrived complete with edgings and the area was … Continued


Whitefriars School has refreshed playground markings and Targets

Posted on August 20th, 2012 Playground before and after pictures

Whitefriars school in Harrow needed a little bit of a playground makeover, so PMD obliged with new targets for the walls and refreshing the existing playground markings and of course adding some new playground markings like a world map and treasure island map. Both of these playground markings are great for education, why not educate … Continued


Play houses installed in Nottingham

Posted on August 20th, 2012 3 Play houses

Cantrell Primary School are the first school to receive the new PMD play houses which come in three subtle shades, red, blue and green. The colours look brilliant against the natural timbers. These play huts come with verandah and picket fence. The picket fence is colour coded to match the exterior of the play house. … Continued


Playground Markings Installed at Park Brow Primary School, Liverpool

Posted on August 17th, 2012 playground markings

Park Brow Primary School on Broad Lane in Liverpool is a fantastic new build school which is one of the most modern in the country with it’s bright colourful stylish exterior and interior. PMD have recently installed bright and colourful playground markings to compliment this superb school, giving the children a fun element to there … Continued


Plezier Climbing Frame being installed in North London

Posted on August 16th, 2012 installation of Plezier climbing frame

Our timber climbing frame ┬áthe ‘Plezier’ being installed in north London today will be finished by the end of the day ready for wetpour surfacing. Climbing frames are an integral part of childrens play and have been for many years although it is only in recent years that school playgrounds have received the attention that … Continued


Sand Play

Posted on August 15th, 2012 PMD lockable sandpit

We all have memories of playing in sand. Sand and namely ‘sandpits’ are an important part of learning not only for their fun factor but there ability to help children interact. A confined space like a sandpit is a place where children HAVE to get on. Sandpitsare a great addition to playgrounds for lessons and … Continued