Following his defeat at the Swiss Open, Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from remaining ATP events to undergo surgery for appendicitis. Henry Wancke reports, picture Getty Images
The WTA Championships have now reached the knock-out stage with Caroline Wozniacki the only player to make the semis unbeaten. Henry Wancke reports, picture Getty Images.
Andy Murray's hopes of making the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 have imroved dramatically. Henry Wancke reports, picture Getty Images
This time Kvitova stuns Sharapova, Williams recovers from defeat while Wozniacki scores another win. Henry Wancke reports, picture Getty Images
Simona Halep played the best match of her career to humiliate the world number one. Henry Wancke reports, picture Getty Images
Regardless of whether a tennis court surface is porous macadam, impervious or porous acrylic, regular cleaning and maintenance is essential to maintain the looks and performance characteristics of tennis courts.
Our photographs show how professional cleaning can restore the colour and surface of a neglected tennis court.
But your court doesn't have to look as poor as our examples to have variable friction or slippery patches.
The regular cleaning of tennis court surfaces will lead to:
An important aid to the cleaning is the chemical treatment of the moss and algae which makes the cleaning process more effective and extends the period of time before cleaning is necessary.
Cleaning is required for all tennis courts over a year old prior to painting.
Maintenance schedules can be prepared showing exact costs for a number of years.
For more about Tennis Court Services please visit - www.tenniscourtservices.com or call 01306-627100.
(Please note that our area of operations is within a 75 mile radius around Dorking.)