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Easily Mark the Circles and Arcs for any Sport!

Posted by TruMark / Tuesday, June 23, 2015 / Posted Under: Demos, Product_Review, Trends, Turf _Tips
Everybody knows that painting the circles and arcs on a field is a chore! The The sports offered are soccer, softball, rugby, field hockey, basketball and lacrosse. To give you an idea of how...

Tru Mark Volunteers to Paint NCHS Sports Activity Complex for Football

Posted by TruMark / Saturday, September 6, 2014 / Posted Under: Demos, Product_Review, Turf _Tips
Embark Plant Growth Regulator, and the SwitchBack MVP field marking paint. This is the second field marking activity following 11 days after the first field striping where Embark plant grow regulator...

Tru Mark E-100 Field Marker Used for Pavement and Synthetic Turf Striping

Posted by TruMark / Saturday, August 30, 2014 / Posted Under: Product_Review, Services, Turf _Tips
Tru Mark Model E-100 3-in-1 SprayerWe received a recent questions from a current Tru Mark Model E-100 12-volt battery operated diaphragm pump field marking unit on the use for pavement striping. "We h...

Sports Field Marking Receiving a Facelift

Posted by TruMark / Tuesday, July 22, 2014 / Posted Under: Services, Trends, Turf _Tips
Iowa Sports Turf Managers Association 2009 Summer WorkshopBesides providing safe playing sport field surfaces many field managers, coaches, facility managers, and youth sports association volunteers ...

Washable Field Marking Paint (Removable with Water the Same Day)

Posted by TruMark / Friday, June 13, 2014 / Posted Under: Product_Review, Turf _Tips
Liquid Chalk Foot Scuff TestA recent email presented the following statement. "Can you tell me if you carry field paint that is washable?  We need to stripe a portion of a field for evening pract...

What Should You Not Forgot This Spring for Sports Fields?

Posted by TruMark / Tuesday, March 18, 2014 / Posted Under: Turf _Tips
Deep Tine AeratorIf you are short of funds and personnel then my vote is to fund core aeration of cool-season sports fields. There are many benefits besides relieving soil compaction to include gettin...

How to Paint Lacrosse Lines on a Football Turf Field

Posted by TruMark / Thursday, January 30, 2014 / Posted Under: Product_Review, Turf _Tips
I am on the board for a HS Lacrosse program in IL. We have a brand new turf football field and need to stripe it for Boys and Girls Lacrosse this Spring. We would prefer a longer lasting paint (90 da...

How to Paint Existing Baseball/Softball Bases

Posted by TruMark / Wednesday, January 29, 2014 / Posted Under: Product_Review, Turf _Tips
We need to repaint our baseball bases with white paint for better look. Tru Mark offers a product for this purpose, it is a specialized water based formulation for permanent application, BaseConditio...

Suggestions on Over Painting White Lines On Synthetic Turf Surface

Posted by TruMark / Monday, January 27, 2014 / Posted Under: Product_Review, Turf _Tips
Thanks again for your call on painting over existing sewn in white lines with a green color. This particular customer had a existing football turf field donated for new use as a baseball field. We wo...

Multi-purpose Sports Fields--Line Marking Considerations/Issues

Posted by TruMark / Saturday, January 25, 2014 / Posted Under: Testimonials, Turf _Tips
We received a request recently concerning line marking and painting on multi-sport synthetic turf fields. /U/420/Userfiles/Blog/Multi-purposeSportsFieldPainted2.jpg" width="320" /> Figure 2. This nex...