swings_for_kidsHow to develop a child’s playground in an original way? Swings, teepees, slides and other with the right materials and patience you can achieve remarkable results! Garden equipment to make your own invite themselves in the garden to provide smaller moments of entertainment and great games.

In an era of video games, there is a tendency to say that children no longer play outside and are locked up at home. But the arrival of the first sunny days , it is hard not to enjoy! What is the best way to get more children to play outside? This is to make it more fun! Make a swing or anything else by  yourself is not complicated and more, your child can participate in the creative process. We invite you to discover our craft  gallery ideas  and development for children playground.

Kids love them, parents too!  swings are a must for every area of funny games. Making a swing is a great way to recycle old materials while making a playful object which your children could enjoy long years.

The location of the swing is of great significance for several reasons: comfort, safety and exposure. Usually, install a swing under a tree is a great idea. In this way, it will be in the shade, there is no risk of burns from the sun, the air will be cooler and the tree is solid and durable.

To install the swing under a tree, it must be up and healthy. The branch chosen for hooking your swing should be quite thick, strong and sturdy, with a minimum diameter of 25 cm. Tree types such as oaks and maples are a very good choice.

Making a garden swing for children is not complicated

What length for the rope? The length will depend on the height of the branch you have chosen. In general, the proper height for attaching a swing is between 2 to 3 meters from the ground. It will take between 10 and 16 meters thick rope.
What length for the rope? The length will depend on the height of the branch you have chosen. In general, the proper height for attaching a swing is between 2 to 3 meters from the ground. It will take between 10 and 16 meters thick rope.
There are many materials to choose from for the seat of your swing. This is very important for the comfort and safety of your child. Do not place the swing or too close to the trunk, or the end of the branch. If you build a swing for a young child, opt for branches closer to the ground.

Swings and DIY Garden Equipments

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