Tips for Measuring a Tennis Court. Below are some important guidelines to help you correctly measure your tennis court. The minimum suggested length of a tennis court is 120 ft. and the minimum suggested width is 60 ft., giving 7,200 sq. ft. (minimum) of total area needed for a single one court.
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The overall size of a regulation tennis court for doubles play is 60 x 120 feet (per the International Tennis Federation). However, you must allow additional space around the court perimeter to give the contractor room to work and to permit the installation of drainage, landscaping, and fencing.
The white line-markings that mark the areas of the court also have standard thicknesses. The centre service line and centre mark should be 2 inches (5 cm) wide. The other lines of the court must be between 1 inch (2.5 cm) and 2 inches (5 cm) wide, except the baseline that may be up to 4 inches (10 cm) wide.
While budget or space limitations may dictate the size of court you can build, it is important to keep in mind that plastic court tile courts can expand and contract by 2-3 inches and that it is nice for players to have some space beyond the edge of the courts. A standard tennis court size is 27’ W x 78’ L, however VersaCourt offers a variety two standard kit options and the opportunity custom design your tennis court.
Composition also affects your overall cost. Your court can be made from clay, grass, asphalt, concrete, or polypropylene. On the low end of construction you can potentially build a tennis court for between $25,000 and $50,000. Upscale and high end tennis courts cost upward between $100,000 and $200,000.