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ECO FRIENDLY PLAYGROUND

Playgrounds have also joined the green movement these days. Eco friendly playgrounds are being built here and there, and older play parks and recreation sites are being converted to become eco friendly. Not only is an eco friendly playground better and healthier for the environment, but it also benefits the children who play in it. [...]

PLAYGROUND SAFETY SURFACE FAQ

Why is the playground safety surface so important? The playground surface is one of the most important safety aspects in preventing and avoiding serious injuries resulting from falls and tumbles. See the Public Playground Safety Handbook compiled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Hard surfaces such as concrete and asphalt are inappropriate for underneath [...]

POURED IN PLACE SAFETY SURFACE

Poured in place safety surfaces are becoming the surface of choice for public and private schools, parks, and daycare centers. What exactly is a poured in place safety surface? Traditionally, playground surfaces have consisted of a ground fill of wood chips or sand, both of which are materials that are prone to long and short [...]

PLAYGROUND MATERIALS

Nowadays there exist a wide variety of playground materials to choose from. Gone are the days when swing-sets and monkey bars were plain steel and wood frames. Happily, gone too are the days when jungle gyms and monkey bars would start to rust away or the wood to splinter. The playground materials available today are [...]

PLAYGROUND INDUSTRY LINKS

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Factory Certified Installers for your playground equipment IPEMA Certified safety surfacing installed by company employees, not sub-contractors IPEMA certified products, not just an IPEMA "MEMBER". Anyone can pay a fee to be a member without having any certified products. OSHA certified employee installers Raw Materials stored indoors prior to installation No sub-contractors utilized Accredited Members [...]