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Softball and Baseball Field Logo Stencils

Posted by TruMark / Tuesday, February 11, 2020 / Posted Under: Trends, Sports, Turf _Tips, Product_Review
It's 2020 - time to update your baseball field! After the hard work of mound rebuilding, regrading diamonds and topdressing are done don't forget to add your team's identity! Painting your logo o...

Football Field End Zone Design

Posted by TruMark / Friday, January 18, 2019 / Posted Under: Trends, Sports, Turf _Tips, Product_Review
When you think about the aesthetics of a football field, we know that the sideline numbers, lines and hash marks are there to guide and regulate play. Let’s take the next step and explore option...

What Field Marking Products are Necessary for a New Sports Program?

Posted by TruMark / Wednesday, May 9, 2018 / Posted Under: Sports, Turf _Tips
We frequently get calls similar to this: "Help! I just got put in charge of marking a brand new field - what do I need?" In response to this common question we have put together a list of what we...

A Starter's Guide to Athletic Field Paint

Posted by TruMark / Friday, March 9, 2018 / Posted Under: Sports, Turf _Tips
Which paint is the best field paint? The answer to that question is not as simple as a brand or a type. Every program has different needs, different equipment, different users and different budgets. ...

Looking for a Better Way to Paint Your Field? Try Natural Grass Box Paint!

Posted by TruMark / Thursday, June 1, 2017 / Posted Under: Trends, Turf _Tips, Product_Review
Good grass paint needs to deliver certain essential benefits – easy prep and application, reliable on-field performance, and a reasonable price. Soil-friendly, and harmless on all varieties of grass...

What is the Best Synthetic Turf Paint for the Job?

Posted by TruMark / Thursday, June 1, 2017 / Posted Under: Trends, Turf _Tips, Demos, Product_Review
Is your synthetic turf field doing double duty? Maybe even triple duty? We get numerous calls about the increasing demands that a field needs to meet. The Eco Chemical TempLine Synthetic Turf Paint p...

Tight Budget? Get Your Field to Work for You!

Posted by TruMark / Thursday, April 6, 2017 / Posted Under: Trends, Sports, Turf _Tips, Services
Budgets are tight and it seems like turf managers are being asked to do more with less, as noted in the 2017 State of the Industry Survey completed by SportsField Management.  There are a variety...

How Much Aerosol Paint Do I Need For a Football Field?

Posted by TruMark / Wednesday, August 17, 2016 / Posted Under: Sports, Turf _Tips
We get asked the question "How much paint do I need?" at least once a day. And of course our answer is usually, "It depends!" Here's a basic estimate for how much paint you need for a football field u...

How to Layout End Zone Letters on a Football Field

Posted by TruMark / Thursday, August 4, 2016 / Posted Under: Sports, Turf _Tips, Services, Testimonials, Demos, Product_Review
Football End-Zone Letter Layout We got a great question from a customer today regarding how to lay out end-zone letters. Well, the question was more like, "After you ship these to me are we on our ow...

Field Painting 101

Posted by TruMark / Thursday, May 12, 2016 / Posted Under: Trends, Sports, Turf _Tips, Services
There was a great article recently published by SportsField Management that included some do's and don'ts of basic field painting. If you are new to field marking this is a great resource. Here is ...