Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Play Surface Distribution
2 followers
2 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
The Time When a Playground Becomes Dangerous for Kids

There are actually many dangers associated with playgrounds. Some of these are related to lack of supervision and basic accidents but most of it is caused by playground equipment and designs. The only way to limit the accidents on the playground is through prevention. Keep your kids from playing on the playground when:

- There are bad weather conditions
- Playground equipment is being redesigned
- There are damaged playground surfaces

#Playground #Dangerous #ForKids
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Reasons Why Fall Is the Best Time to Build a Deck

Here are some reasons why fall is the best time to build a deck:

- You can be motivated to do more. Starting off the “new season” in having a deck project might be the only thing you need to fulfill the other things included in your to-do list.
- It is the perfect time to reevaluate and refresh your plans for your outdoor space.
- Milder mother nature. Fall is the most kind in its transition compared to other seasons. This also improves work conditions.

#Fall #BestTime #BuildADeck
Photo
Add a comment...

Facts About Water Play Toys Part 2

- In 1950, the English inventor Edgar Ellington created a waterproof sock by using cotton and latex. However, after filling it with water, he noticed a leak what upset him greatly. He threw the water-filled sock which, of course, burst. From there, the idea of a water balloon was born and soon became a hit.

- It is well known that swimming is good for each part of your body. Swimming strengthens the lungs and heart and reduces stress.

- Every year, over 30,000 new pools are being installed in Australia.

(Source: www.interestingreality.com/interesting-facts-about-water-play-toys)

#Facts #WaterPlayToys #PlaySurface
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Signs That Your Indoor Pool Surface Needs Resurfacing

Just like your home’s roofing or driveway, time can take its toll on your indoor swimming pool. Here are some of the signs that it’s time to consider resurfacing your pool:

- Molding. Those green and black icky things are never pleasant to look at.
- Floor cracks. This may cause your pool to look unmaintained.
- Presence of debris. May it be small or big debris, it can still cause injuries.
- Color fading. The beauty of its color may have become drier and less attractive.

#IndoorPoolSurface #Resurfacing #PlaySurface
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Mind-Blowing Playgrounds Around the World

Here are the mind-blowing playgrounds you probably did not know about:

- Swarovski Crystal Worlds in Wattens, Austria
- Woodland Discovery Playground in Memphis, Tennessee
- Wallholla in the Netherlands
- City Museum in St. Louis, Missouri
- Osteria ai Pioppi in Battaglia, Italy
- Blackberry Farm Adventure Playground in Aurora, Illinois
- Brooklyn’s Playground in Pocatello, Idaho
- New York Hall of Science Playground in Corona, New York
- Preston’s H.O.P.H. in Beachwood, Ohio
- Bounce Below in Wales

#PlaygroundsAroundTheWorld #Playgrounds #PlaySurface
Photo
Add a comment...

Facts About Why Outdoor Play Matters

Because kids lack access to outdoor play and exercise, 28% of boys and 37% of girls are in the obese or overweight category while in grade school.

(Source: www.rainydayzoforegon.com/…/fun-facts-why-outdoor-play-matt…)

#Facts #OutdoorPlayMatters #PlaySurface
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Playground Areas That You Should Protect Your Child From

No matter how safe the playground is for your kids, there are still areas in the playground that can be dangerous to your kids, such as the following:

- Surface areas. Most injuries on the placement are caused by falls. It is important to check the surface area carefully.
- Swings. These cause more injuries than any other actual equipment piece.
- Slides. Many kids get snagged, caught, and hurt because of their clothing. Make sure to keep an eye on your children if they are playing in the slides.
- Monkey bars. It can be incredibly fun, but savagely dangerous.

#PlaygroundAreas #ProtectYouChild #DangerousForKids
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Top Safety Surfaces for Playgrounds

- Wet Pour Surfacing
- Rubber Playground Mulch
- Artificial Grass Play Area

#SafetySurfacing #Playgrounds
Photo
Add a comment...

Did You Know?

In the USA, home swimming pools became popular after World War II.

(Source: www.interestingreality.com/interesting-facts-about-water-play-toys)

#SwimmingPools #DidYouKnow? #PlaySurface
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
 Facts About Water Play Toys Part 1

- The first water guns were created in the late 1800s. The so-called squeeze bulb style guns used a rubber bladder to draw in and squeeze out water or other types of liquid. Compared to today’s blasters, these water play toys guns were short in power and ammo departments, so they needed to be refilled with water after a single shot.
- The water buoyancy makes swimming the perfect exercise for physical therapy and rehabilitation.
- The biggest ever blown floating soap water bubble was 105.4 cubic feet.

(Source: www.interestingreality.com/interesting-facts-about-water-play-toys/)

#Facts #WaterPlayToys
Photo
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded