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HELPFUL ARTICLES ON HAPPIER AND HEALTHIER FOOTING

Horse Arena Footing Prices

Horse Arena Footing Prices

By Arena Footing | April 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

When building or modifying a horse arena, choosing the correct footing materials is one of the most important aspects. You can build a beautiful, functional indoor or outdoor arena, but if the footing is ineffective, horses and riders can get hurt. In addition to the type and quality, price is an important consideration when choosing […]

Horse Arena Sand Depth

Choosing the Correct Horse Arena Sand Depth

By Arena Footing | April 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Building a riding arena for your horses requires making big decisions about the footing. What type of footing should you use? What materials are available near your location? All of these considerations are important in the planning process, but one of the most important, yet often under considered factors, is the horse arena sand depth. […]

Horse Arena Base

Horse Arena Base 101: Understanding the Elements

By Arena Footing | April 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Constructing any type of building or infrastructure requires a solid, stable base, and horse arenas are no different. An arena is only as good as and will only last as long as its base, which is why understanding the requirements for a good base is so important. Let’s explore the different sections in an arena, […]

How to Choose the Right Footing for Your Riding Arena

By Arena Footing | May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Finding the right footing for your arena can be a difficult and confusing process. There are a wide variety of options and price points, and these change depending on whether you are footing an indoor or outdoor arena. Let’s discuss the typical composition of footing, explain how to choose the right footing for your arena, […]

Equine Arena Drags: Answering Common Questions

By Arena Footing | May 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

In planning, constructing, and maintaining any equine arena, there are a variety of factors to consider. One of the most important aspects of any horse arena is the riding surface that the horses will ride on. While selecting the proper arena footing is a very important process, maintaining its quality is also equally important. Here […]

Arena Sand Calculator

Arena Sand Calculator: Ordering the Right Amount of Sand

By Arena Footing | June 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Deciding how much sand you need to complete your horse arena can be a difficult, intimidating task. Order too much and you end up overspending on the sand itself and on redistributing the leftover sand. Don’t order enough and you end up having to spend more money to ship more in. To help you with […]

Indoor Riding Arena Footing

Perfecting and Maintaining your Indoor Riding Arena Footing

By Arena Footing | June 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Whether you are in the process of planning, or building your indoor arena or you are refurbishing your riding surface, having high quality footing is essential. There is no exact science for choosing your footing materials or ratios. Factors such as disciplines and the affordability and availability of certain materials affect your final product. Regardless […]

Horse Arena Dust Control

Horse Arena Dust Control: Solutions for a Dusty Arena

By Arena Footing | June 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

A dusty equine arena can be problematic for both humans and horses. As an arena owner, we know that you want to create a top-notch environment where humans and horses alike can perform at peak levels, and excess dust can get in the way of that. Why Is Dust Problematic? Aside from the obvious annoyance […]