Gaga Ball Pit Flooring

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For those who haven't yet heard of the game of gaga ball, they will soon. It is a fun, fast-paced sport that is rapidly gaining popularity. Suitable for kids and adults alike, this versatile game is fun for anyone to participate in, with easily understood rules that are a little bit like dodgeball but safer and more intimate. And now, Greatmats has everything needed for creating ideal outdoor gaga ball pit flooring layouts.

These are perfect to create a gaga ball pit for school, for the house, or at a rec or sports center. These are cost-effective enough to fit just about any budget and are designed to allow for a quick and easy installation. We've outlined our gaga pit flooring options below.

Patio Outdoor Floor Tile

This is the most economical option and works wonderfully as gaga ball pit flooring. PVC is a flexible material that doesn't absorb moisture.

Rainy days won't be a concern since these have perforations that allow water to drain right through to the gaga pit turf surface. They have an elevated construction, so water will flow right out of the gaga ball pit base. This innovative design helps prevent mold and mildew growth since the water doesn't become trapped beneath. This all amounts to a healthier playing environment requiring minimal maintenance. The surface perforations are also small enough to prevent fingers from getting caught in the holes.

Customers appreciate the simplicity with which these can be installed. They're a perfect DIY project and connect in seconds using an advanced hook-and-loop connection system. They also feature built-in expansion gaps to prevent buckling under intense heat from direct sunlight.

This creates a secure fit. They can be dry-laid in a flat location. Disassembly is also simple and can be completed quickly. Comfortable and durable, these are a great choice for gaga ball pit flooring. They are:
  1. Waterproof and slip-resistant, creating a safe playing area in multiple weather situations
  2. Designed to promote drainage
  3. Suitable for hours of games
  4. Quick Assembly
  5. Removable for relocation or subsurface maintenance
  6. Backed by a 1-year warranty

StayLock Perforated Decking Tiles

As a premium product, this has an ASTM 20-inch fall height rating for improved safety. These consist of soft PVC plastic, and they are constructed in the United States.

These are both waterproof and non-slip. They are perforated to allow for maximum drainage, meaning rain won’t put an end to the day.

They offer excellent traction and comfort, helping to keep everyone safer during games. They're even soft enough for comfort under bare feet.

These are easy to install thanks to their active locking connector system. This helps keep the tiles together during active play. While they can be installed over uneven terrain, flat surfaces will yield better results, especially in warmer climates, as heat will soften the PVC material and cause some expansion, which can increase the possibility of tile separation.

Quickly cut them to fit within a desired installation area or shape. Border and corner pieces will yield a safe transition onto and off of the tiles.

Order these in black, or upgrade to choose from multiple brilliant colors. They have:
  1. Cushioning plastic material for comfort
  2. Manufactured in the USA
  3. Limited Fall Protection
  4. Perforations for maximum drainage
  5. Easy assembly and disassembly
  6. Available in multiple colors
  7. 1 Year Warranty

Ergo Matta Perforated Outdoor Tile

These are highly durable and can be used in temperatures ranging from -22 degrees F to +194 degrees F. Perforations let rainwater quickly drain through them, keeping them as dry as possible.

They are backed by a limited 5-year warranty, so buy with confidence.

Installing them is simple. Place them over any level outdoor spot, including compacted dirt, grass, and pavement, so there's no special site preparation needed. They interlock for quick assembly, making a stable, flat layer that’s ideal for games.

Optional border ramps are also available to make smoother transitions onto and off of them. Best of all, these tiles are available in 8 colors. Customize the look with multiple colored tones to create eye-catching patterns. These are:
  1. Made from recycled materials
  2. Soft and comfortable with limited protection for falls
  3. Stormwater rapidly drains through perforations
  4. Able to withstand temperatures from -22 to +194 degrees F
  5. Designed with a secure interlocking configuration
  6. Made to last
  7. Available in 8 brilliant colors
  8. Backed by a 5-year limited warranty

Polypropylene Gaga Pit Tiles

Another great perforated plastic gaga ball pit flooring option is outdoor court tiles made of a more rigid polypropylene material. They are best installed via free-lay installation over concrete or blacktop.

Qualities to Seek in Gaga Ball Pit Flooring

  1. Flat surface: It is a quick sport, so the surfaces should be flat without edges or bumps that players could trip on. They should connect securely in order to create safer surfaces.
  2. Shock absorption: Even with the smoothest surface, trips and falls will happen in this sport. Seek out materials that ensure a softer landing and, ideally, a configuration that absorbs shock to help reduce the chance of injury. Some come with ASTM fall ratings to help keep players safe.
  3. Weatherproof: Because it is usually installed outdoors, gaga pit flooring needs to be able to handle weather of all kinds.
  4. Drainage: The gaga pit flooring will likely see plenty of rain. Look for a configuration that drains fast to allow use again soon after a storm.
  5. Ease of installation: If it’s a DIY install, then look for a model that can be installed over a variety of surfaces, like dirt or sand, without requiring extensive site prep.
  6. Portability: To have the option to relocate the gaga pit flooring in the future, select gaga ball pit flooring that can be moved.
  7. Low maintenance: Spend more time playing and less on maintaining it. Simplifying the maintenance process guarantees plenty of time for fun.

FAQ Gaga Ball Pit Flooring Q&A

What is the best flooring for gaga pits outdoors?
As long as it can survive the harsh conditions and various seasons it may encounter when exposed to the elements, it will work well. It needs to deal with temperature fluctuations, rain, snow, and UV rays without deteriorating. Weatherproof gaga ball pit flooring is a must.

What are the best materials for gaga ball pit flooring?
Ergo Matta is at the upper end of the price spectrum, but these are as good as it gets for this use case in terms of quality. These consist of recycled PVC plastic, so they’re an eco-friendly product. These school gaga pit mats are fall-rated up to 20 inches in height, which helps to promote safety in case of a trip or slip. They're frequently used in preschools and playgrounds because of their safety design, so they're a smart pick for gaga ball pit flooring.

How much is gaga pit flooring?
It depends on the material in use. Higher-quality gaga ball pit flooring will run around $7 per square foot, while economical selections will be $2.75 per sq ft.

How big should gaga pits be?
Expect to have a rough diameter of 15’ to 25’ for a standard octagon or hexagon-shaped court. However, for those who want to go a little bigger or smaller, that’s acceptable.

How do you make a gaga ball pit?
Start with pit wall sections that are around 24” to 30” in height. A bit shorter or taller is okay too. Create a hexagon or an octagon shape with the walls, using gaga ball pit brackets to connect the sections, which can be used to make a foldable gaga ball pit. The interior gaga ball pit dimensions will be about 15’ to 25’ in diameter upon completion. Using perforated tiles underneath helps with removing rainwater.