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Playgrounds and their part in Motor Development

There are so many programmes and methods to develop young children’s gross and motor skills and this is a subject that can be unravelled in-depth. With this article, we delve deeper into the importance of outdoor play system, in a child’s development. During a child’s development years, which can start as early as 2 months […]

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Playground Equipment – The Art of Safe Fun

Building safe jungle gyms are certainly not child’s play. The safety of children on the playground is always of top priority, and that goes beyond simply monitoring them and establishing playtime rules. Playground safety should come right down to the construction of your jungle gyms, obstacle courses, and all other playground equipment. Playground sets and […]

Preschool Outdoor Play Equipment
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Preschool Outdoor Play Equipment

Fresh air, friends, and exercise. There are two main purposes of preschool outdoor play equipment for children; the first being fundamental development where they learn critical skills such as hand-eye coordination as well as risk-taking, exploring, and exercise. The second purpose of outdoor playground equipment for preschools are moving young children away from the excessive […]

Important for kids to play
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Why it’s important for kids to play

Why it’s important for kids to play. For kids playing is simply playing. It’s having fun, taking a break from school or sitting at the restaurant table. Getting rid of some of that extra built up energy. So  why is it important for kids to play? When they play on a playground or jungle gym […]

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What is CCA treatment and is it safe to use?

What is CCA treatment and is it safe to use? CCA (Copper-Chrome-Arsenate) is an industrial wood preservative. It protects wood against both insects and rot caused by fungi. It was first developed in 1933 but has been commonly used in South Africa since the 70’s. This treatment is only applied under regulated and controlled conditions […]