Common Playground Injuries & How to Prevent Them

Common Playground Injuries & How to Prevent Them
June 12, 2024 12:00 pm

The majority of playground injuries occur among elementary school-aged children, with falling from equipment being the most common mechanism of injury. It is crucial to ensure that playgrounds have appropriate surfacing. This includes using materials such as wood chips, sand, or rubber mats to cushion falls and minimize the risk of injury. Additionally, playgrounds should be regularly inspected to identify... View Article

How To Level The Ground Before Installing A Swing Set

How To Level The Ground Before Installing A Swing Set
April 17, 2024 12:00 pm

When it comes to setting up playsets, having a level foundation is crucial for both safety and stability. A level base ensures that the playset remains sturdy, minimizing the risk of accidents or injuries during playtime. By leveling the ground before installing a swing set, you can create a level foundation for your playset, providing a safe and stable environment... View Article

Do You Have to Level Ground for a Playset?

December 20, 2023 8:52 pm

Setting up a playset is usually a do-it-yourself (DIY) task. However, installing it on an uneven surface poses numerous hazards. A level ground for a playset guarantees its safety and stability. You can add mulch, sand, or cement to even the surface. However, these materials are prone to environmental elements, making them inappropriate for leveling the ground for your playset.... View Article

How To Choose The Best Foundation For A Swing Set Based On Your Needs And Budget

November 15, 2023 12:00 pm

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Foundation for a Swing Set Choosing the right foundation for your swing set is crucial for ensuring safety and the longevity of your outdoor play equipment. There are several factors to consider when making this decision. These include the type of surface material, the level of shock absorption needed, the maintenance costs, and the... View Article

How Do You Level a Swing Set On a Lawn?

Sinking swing set
October 18, 2023 12:00 pm

A swing set can make a fun and thrilling addition to any lawn. However, setting it up requires an even surface for improved safety and stability. The ground can shift or sink over time from excessive moisture, leading to safety and stability issues. Here’s where playground leveling blocks come into play. You can use playset leveling blocks to level a... View Article

Playground Safety for the Fall

Wooden Swingset With LevelDry Blocks
September 15, 2021 12:00 pm

Remember the treacherous merry-go-rounds and burning hot metal slides from your childhood? If you do, you realize that playgrounds have not always been all fun and games. Instead, poor design or maintenance has led to many kids getting hurt while trying to have a little fun. How do you reduce the risk of kids getting hurt on the playground? Obviously,... View Article

What Is The Best Thing To Put Under A Swing Set?

Level Dry for under swing set
December 20, 2020 3:34 pm

If you are on the search for purchasing a swing set or have already purchased one, you may have a design for the area in your yard where you’re planning to put the swing set down. Maybe the surface is grass, maybe it’s sand, maybe it’s level, maybe it’s not. You may think you’ll figure it out when you get... View Article

How Do I Keep My Swing Set From Sinking?

Sinking swing set
December 9, 2020 3:32 pm

What to Use if You’re Wondering How Do I Keep My Swing Set From Sinking A lot of individuals shy away from purchasing a swing set for their kids because they aren’t sure how to keep it from sinking into the ground. Fortunately, there are some ways to keep the ground from damaging the set and causing it to sink.... View Article

How To Avoid Weed Whacking Damage

Weed Whacker
September 24, 2020 1:49 pm

Level Dry- Weed Whacking You want a good looking yard and to keep the area around your swing set looking great.  You also want to keep your swing set in good shape for years and years.  When you bought the swing set, you probably did not realize that there could be a constant tension between these two goals.  Keeping the... View Article

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