Archive for the ‘Base’ Category


Ultimate Arena Guide

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Over the years we have answered numerous questions about how to build an arena from start to finish. You can imagine how lengthy that conversation or phone call can be. For this reason, we decided to build The Ultimate Arena Guide that has everything you need to know about building an arena! There are seven categories […]

Geotextile Fabric

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

I always talk about how important the base of the arena is. If you install the base incorrectly, you could spend large amounts of money trying to fix it later down the road. One layer in the base that is often overlooked is the geotextile fabric. There are two different types of geotextile fabric: woven […]

East-West Arena Construction

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

IGK Equestrian has dealers all over the country. These dealers have all installed our footings in various settings. Our biggest dealer is Mike Waidlich from East-West Arena Construction, located in Millers Falls, MA. Over the past few years, Mike has been building and installing many arenas with our dust-free footings. I wanted to catch up […]

Kick Walls in Indoor Arenas

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

I’ve mentioned before, that my favorite part about selling footing is being able to go to lots of different barns and look at how each barn is designed differently. A trend that I have noticed a lot recently is more and more barns are installing kick walls in their indoor arenas. Let’s take a look […]