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Evaluating Playground Bids

This article will discuss things every consumer should know when comparing proposals for playground equipment, surfacing and shade structures.

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Affordable Indoor Play Equipment For Children

The advantage of installing indoor play equipment in schools and daycare centers is that children can have all the fun that they want irrespective of the outside weather condition.

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GameTime Brings Play Back to Wisconsin Park

Custom-themed, inclusive playground integrates community's history and heritage.

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New Video on Poured in Place Rubber Playground Surfacing

Finally, a quality video has been made about how to install poured in place rubber playground surfacing the correct way.

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The Need for New ADA Playground Equipment Ideas

ADA compliance has always been an issue in playground design and construction. Even though playgrounds have to be designed with the appropriate amount of ground level activities in proportion to elevated activities.

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Designing Sail Shade Structures

Sail shades have become very popular over the last decade. Aside from providing shade, they also add an abstract and artistic element to any outdoor space.

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The Importance of Play

Playgrounds are more than a place to exercise and wear the kids out in hopes that they will be tired and ready for bed that evening.

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New Ideas for Playground Equipment Are Needed

Gaining a child's attention is hard to do these days. With each day that passes, our lives become more dependent on technology, children included.

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Playground Climbing Boulders and Playground Rock Walls

When designing a commercial playground, many times safety will win out over fun in the end.

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Poured in Place Rubber Playground Surfacing - TPV and EPDM

When it comes to poured in place rubber surfacing, there are two types of granules that can be used for installation. Each has its own characteristics, pros and cons. Although both materials may look the same, they are not.

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How to Plan and Budget for a Commercial Playground

When it comes to designing and building a commercial playground, the only limit to any playground project is the amount of funding and space available.

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Vertical Applications of Poured in Place Rubber Surfacing

Installing a poured in place rubber surfacing system on a horizontal (floor) plane is difficult enough. Installing a poured in place rubber surfacing system on a vertical plane is far more difficult.

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Commercial Playground Equipment Installation - Part II

If you have not done all of this things up until this point, please refer to our previous article, " How to Install a Commercial Playground - Part One.

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Poured in Place Rubber Surfacing - Correct Priming Procedures

Outside of using the highest quality products for a poured in place rubber surfacing project, the next most important and crucial step is correctly priming the area that will receive the poured in place rubber surface.

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Poured in Place Rubber Playground Surfacing - Binders and Resins

The most important ingredient in any poured in place rubber playground surface is the binder. The binder, also referred to as resin is literally the glue that holds the entire surface together and in its place.

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Commercial Playground Warranties

One of the greatest advantages to buying commercial playground equipment instead of trying to build a playground from scratch are the truly amazing warranties that come along with them.

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Commercial Playground Installation Procedures - Part 1 of 2

Regardless of the manufacturer, most large commercial playgrounds will be installed the same way. This article will provide a brief overview of what the correct procedure is for installing commercial playground units.

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Designing Commercial Playgrounds for All Ages

During early childhood, the physical abilities of children even just a few months apart in age can be dramatically different.

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Maximizing Educational Benefits on a Commercial Playground

Commercial playgrounds have come a long way in the last decade. Years ago, most playgrounds were simply large metal objects that allowed children to climb and play, with very limited educational benefit.

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Commercial Playground Maintenance

Commercial playgrounds are built with durable materials and use the highest quality fasteners and hardware available.

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Finding the Right Commercial Playground Installer

Although commercial playgrounds are relatively simple in design, the installation of these structures is not simple or easy by any definition of the word.

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Commercial Playground Safety and Supervision

One of the benefits of pre manufactured commercial playgrounds over custom build pieces is that safety features have been engineered into the design to make them as safe as possible for your children to play on.

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Rubber Playground Mulch, A Closer Look

By now most of us are familiar with rubber playground mulch, here in Tallahassee alone there are at least three public parks that have playground equipment surrounded by rubber mulch.

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The Right Way to Design a Commercial Playground

When it comes to space, or the amount of room available for a commercial playground it's important to plan carefully to maximize the amount of equipment and activities that can safely fit into the area.

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Why Commercial Playground Equipment is so Expensive

Ever wonder why commercial playground equipment costs so much? You might be surprised to learn just how many people and tools are involved in manufacturing commercial playground equipment.

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