Receive 1 free at-home basketball lesson from Houston's finest professional basketball instructor Brandon Pierce with the purchase of any of our HOOPS basketball systems (limited time offer).
You will receive a complete padding set which has a value of over $300.00 with this basketball system for free. This includes the backboard, pole and gusset padding. Make sure your family is safe and make your basketball hoop look professional with this great offer.
A lifetime of basketball
The experts at Hoops have been designing, manufacturing and installing premium residential basketball equipment for over twenty years in the Houston area. Our expert basketball consultants are standing by ready to schedule your installation.
Pro Dunk® and Hercules systems are installed in two trips over approximately 3 days.
Eliminate corrosion with Pro Dunk®'s exclusive industry leading Rust Armor™ package
You'll receive upgraded stainless steel nuts bolts and washers that will not rust. Also each piece of steel will be hot-dip galvanized coating it in a impermeable, tenacious, insoluble layer of zinc carbonate protecting it from the corrosive humid Houston weather.
While both are clear, that's where the similarities stop.
In most cases tempered glass is the preferred backboard material because it has superior performance characteristics and is more durable over time. Acrylic is lighter rustling in a 30% reduction in rebound response. It is also softer which allows for scratching that will give the board a dull look.
Acrylic is the material of choice is you are concerned about vandalism. Tempered glass will break into several small pieces if somebody were to throw a brick at it where as acrylic might only dent.