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5 Surfaces Underneath Your Cedar Playsets to Save Your Child From Harm

A Guide For What To Put Beneath Your Swing Set If you decide to buy your kids an outdoor playset, you are going to want to make sure that they are safe. No matter how well constructed the actual playground equipment is, you cannot guarantee that there won’t be any tumbles or falls. Kids are kids, and they are undoubtedly going to take risks and push themselves in their play. Indeed, some of the best learning experiences come from them trying out new things and extending themselves. This means that you really should think about the type of surface on...

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Outdoor Play on Your Wooden Swingset is Essential to Your Kids' Health

I have just returned from my nephew Wyatt’s fourth birthday party. What a hive of activity as little kids spent the morning running harem scarem, playing to their hearts’ content. I didn't hear a cry or a squeal, just the sounds of kids having fun, outdoors on a gloriously sunny day. The centrepiece to their fun was my sister’s wooden swingset and fort, with a large grassy area beside it for the kids to run to their hearts’ content. Yes, I do have an advantage over many of you reading this - I am in a sunny climate, and there...

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Your Kids Will Thank You for that Once in a Lifetime Playset Gift

My son, Liam, loves being outdoors. He likes to play outside whenever he can, and like most kids he has a pretty vivid imagination. Whenever his cousin, Wyatt, visits, it is like there are two mini-whirlwinds careening around the garden. It is like the two boys are competing to see who has the most energy - before they both collapse totally, all their energy dissipated. I’d far rather see them outdoors, exercising and enjoying the fresh air, than being cooped up in front of the television, watching yet another rerun of Doc McStuffins or Jake and the Neverland Pirates. We...

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