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Lighthoof Installation Instructions

How to install Lighthoof mud management panels.


Hi there! Thanks for your interest in the Lighthoof mud management solution!

This installation video walks you through all the steps from planning and completing your installation to maintaining and enjoying your horses’ new digs.

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Download Written Installation Instructions

Once you’ve opened the installation instructions, you can use the file menu to save the instructions to your hard drive or print them to use in the field.

How to Choose the Right Gravel

The right gravel is critical to the success of your Lighthoof installation. A little rock knowledge will go a long way in helping you choose an aggregate from your local geology. Lighthoof panels require a certain type of gravel to perform correctly, so be sure you download this guide to familiarize yourself and/or show to your local gravel supplier.

Download the Gravel Guide

Bonus Resource: Compaction vs. Drainage. Why Stability is More Important than Permeability

How to Pick a Geotextile Barrier Fabric

The right landscape fabric makes installing Lighthoof easier. Learn what fabric barriers work best and help paddocks stay mud-free forever.

Download the Fabric Guide

How to Protect the Edges of the Lighthoof

In this article, we go into a bit more detail on how to make sure the edges of the panels don’t get exposed and stepped on. You’ll be glad you read it!

Download the Edging Guide


Bonus Resource: Why Can’t I Just Use the Fabric? Learn How Lighthoof and Geotextiles Work Hand-in-Hand to Create Mud-Free Paddocks

*Important information about Lighthoof

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