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Archive for March 2016

The Value of a Playground Video

    How can you measure the value of a playground? Play is critical for the healthy development of all children. Playgrounds often provide the only opportunity many children have to connect with the outdoor world, explore their physical abilities, engage in health promoting play activities, and practice social skills in an informal environment.  The…

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Finding The Right Multipurpose Flooring

Before investing in a flooring system for your school, church, or community center there are many considerations to take into account; especially when a facility must serve a variety of the community’s needs.  Oftentimes, facilities host community events in addition to sports competitions making versatility, durability, and easy maintenance a must.  Flooring systems are also…

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How Synthetic Turf Helps The Environment

I was once a skeptic on contemporary imitations of the natural world, preferring the wild places of my childhood. However, as time passes so does the landscape of our society and oftentimes we must adjust our own perspectives to fit the challenges of our current environments. The modernization of our world has brought us many…

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4 Important Reasons To Protect Your Playground Investment

“Play gives children a chance to practice what they are learning.” – Fred Rogers, American television personality (1928 – 2003) A new playground is a huge expenditure for any school or neighborhood community yet the paybacks provided for each individual child and communities as a whole provide valuable foundations for human development in immeasurable ways.…

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5 New Trends In Outdoor Play

The newest trends in outdoor play based recreational equipment are all about encouraging families to enjoy play together and inspiring kid’s imagination! By incorporating more of the natural world and new fitness trends into their new designs we’re seeing some exciting new innovations this year. Check out our list of the top 5 most exciting…

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Your Brain On Exercise!

  It’s easy to identify those with active lifestyles by the visible characteristics of a healthy physique.  Less obvious but equally exciting are the effects of physical activity on our brains.  Evidence is continuously building of how nearly every capacity of our mental functioning is improved when we get up and get moving. We seem…

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