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“We Don’t Just Do Our Best to Win Awards…” —But We Win Them Anyway!

Published on: 2/8/2019 09:00

Total Sport Solutions Inc. of Oakville, ON, has won the 2019 awards for “Best Design Canada – Outdoor Landscape” and “Best Customer Service” in our market, on Houzz, the leading platform for home renovation and design.

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Revive Your Backyard or Community Tennis Court with Pickleball Time

Published on: 6/1/2018 11:34

If you take a drive through your community, you may pass a park or school with empty tennis and basketball courts. In times past, these places would be teeming with players challenging each other to a game of one-on-one or Horse. You could hear the “plop” of a tennis ball being returned across the net. Nowadays, sadly, you mostly hear crickets. You can change that by offering pickleball time for players of all ages in the area.

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The Increasing Popularity of Pickleball

Published on: 5/10/2018 11:04

There is a movement making its way across Canada and the United States. You can even find it growing in Europe and Asia. It involves paddles, a wiffle ball, and a net. Many find that this movement feeds their need for fun with a bit of friendly competition. The oddest part is the name; it sounds like something you would pick up at your local deli, not down at your town’s park. If you have not heard of it before, you are in for a treat. Pickleball is an entertaining sport catching the fancy of all ages. Go ahead – grab a paddle, and your grandma, and head down to the nearest pickleball court to see what the fun is all about!  

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9 Tips to Choose the Right Multi-Purpose Flooring for Your Place of Worship

Published on: 4/13/2018 17:13

Worship centres are a wonderful place for families and friends to gather together. Often the multi-purpose halls are filled with laughter as adults and kids interact together celebrating religious holidays and other recreational activities. From Christmas parties to dances, fundraisers, and other fun events, your hall may see a lot of community gatherings through the year. Replacing your Church's, Synagogue's Or Mosque's community centre flooring is an important decision to ensure everyone can enjoy their time together in a comfortable, safe space. You want to make your activity room or prayer hall comfortable, safe, and long-lasting. Having the appropriate material under foot makes a world of difference.

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3 Reasons to Choose Dinoflex Recycled Rubber Flooring for Your Facility

Published on: 3/28/2018 16:34

When it is time to rehabilitate your fitness room, school gym, or retail store, a critical component is the choice of flooring. Depending on the use of your facility, you may need your floor to withstand skates, gym equipment, and the wear from individuals running and jumping on it. Perhaps you need some sound reduction capabilities for the space where your new flooring is to be installed. Maybe you have people or employees standing for long periods of time and could benefit from an option that is specially engineered to provide relief from sore feet. No matter what factors are important to you while evaluating available options, high quality, recycled rubber flooring is a fantastic choice to think about.

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Multi-Purpose Sports Flooring

Published on: 2/19/2018 21:32

 Total Sport Solutions offers a wide range of flooring options; from the most advanced modular flooring available to the industry’s lowest profile sprung hardwood floor as well as cushioned rolled vinyl floors and pad and pour seamless sports flooring. 

Churches & other places of worship. Community centres & sports facilities.  Small schools, futsal clubs, basketball training facilities, sport and social clubs have all realized that SnapSports modular sports floors provide all the properties of play that you’re looking for, without the high price.

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Types of Gym Padding

Published on: 12/23/2017 16:58

Protective padding is essential no matter where you play.  Your school gym, the gym in your local church, mosque or other places of worship, the gym in your condominium, your local community centre, sports facility or even your home basketball court!  Padding should never be overlooked.

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Quality matters when it comes to Basketball Goals

Published on: 12/14/2017 07:44

Whether it is for your driveway or your backyard basketball half court or multi-game court, the quality of your basketball goal can make a big difference to your play.  We have all seen or even played on the portable driveway hoop with blocks of cement holding it in place. When you make a shot the backboard rattles and moves and don’t even think about doing a slam dunk.  If the rim doesn’t bend, the whole thing will come crashing down on you! 

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Shot in the Arm for In-the-Yard Basketball

Published on: 11/28/2017 12:28

Basketball Back yard court in Etobicoke with raptors Logo.

Even if you are not an athletically gifted person, many of us have gathered outside on a basketball court to shoot a few hoops, play a little one-on-one, or for a quick game of Horse. The fun and camaraderie created are some of the best memories a child can have. They may not remember the video game they played at seven-years-old, but they can remember making their first three-point shot!

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Top 5 FAQs about Backyard Ice Rinks

Published on: 11/9/2017 19:04

Having a backyard ice rink can bring hours of fun on those cold, winter days. Whether struggling over a puck or practicing Salchows, an ice rink provides the place and opportunity to hone game skills and increase physical activity.

Families often struggle over building versus buying their backyard rink. If you have the time and skills to build it, then it can be a fantastic bonding activity for you and your family. If you do not have all the necessary skills, or if you lack time to build a rink correctly, then buying a backyard rink package is ideal.

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