Category: Playground Maintenance

  • Best Sealants for Wood Playset

    5 Best Sealants for Wood Playsets 2024

    Best Sealants for Wood Playsets If you have a wooden swing or playset, it is important to seal it every year with a good sealant. Not only will this protect the wood from the elements, but it will also help to keep it looking new for many years. In this blog post, we will discuss…

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  • How To Install Synthetic Grass On Concrete

    How To Install Synthetic Grass On Concrete

    Are you tired of dealing with unsightly concrete surfaces in your yard, patio, or balcony?Transforming these lifeless areas into lush, green oases is easier than you might think. By installing synthetic grass on concrete, not only will you be adding a touch of natural beauty to your space, but also creating a low-maintenance and eco-friendly…

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  • Patio Sinking

    Patio Sinking And How To Fix It

    You’ve noticed your patio isn’t quite as level as it once was. Maybe you’re tripping over uneven slabs, or your garden furniture is wobbling more than usual. What you’re likely dealing with here is a case of ‘patio sinking’. This common problem occurs when the ground underneath your patio begins to settle or shift, leading…

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  • How To Clean Backyard Stones

    How To Clean Backyard Stones

    Imagine it’s a sunny afternoon, and you’re hosting a backyard party. Everything seems perfect until your guests start to notice the grime and discoloration on your once beautiful stone patio. Suddenly, that charming outdoor environment loses some of its allure. Don’t let this happen to you! Maintaining the cleanliness and beauty of your backyard stones…

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  • How to Keep Birds Away from Backyard Playground | 11 Easy Methods

    Ways to Keep Birds Away: Birds are a nuisance to many people. They can make a mess on your property, and they can be very noisy as well. If you have a backyard playground for the kids, birds might be an even bigger problem because they will poop all over it. This blog post will…

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  • Can Bounce Houses Get Wet

    Can Bounce Houses Get Wet? How to Protect a Bounce House From Rain

    No, bounce houses can’t get wet for prolonged periods of time. The material polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is known to not be waterproof but water-resistant. This allows the bounce house to be cleaned after use but more than that would cause damage and leaks to the seams and inflation. When you’re looking for the perfect inflatable…

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  • How to Find and Fix a Leak in a Bounce House

    How to Find and Fix a Leak in a Bounce House in 6 Easy Steps

    If a bounce house is leaking the best way to find it is to spray soapy water where you suspect the leaks to be. When you find the leak on the inflatable you will see bubbles. Mark the area and continue testing for more leaks. Next, use cement glue which dries quickly, and add the…

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  • Playset Removal Cost

    How Much Does it Cost to Remove a Playset?

    It costs anything between $100 and $800 to remove a playset, with the average cost being $400. The cost will depend on the size and condition of the playset, as well as the company you hire to do the job. When it’s time to take down that old playset, you’re probably wondering how much it…

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  • Insurance for Playgrounds

    How Much Does Insurance For Playground Equipment Cost? Is It Worth It?

    There is no playground equipment covered because most insurance companies do not cover them. However, you can ask your insurance to add playground equipment to your homeowner’s insurance policy. The addition can add an extra $200 annually on top of your existing premiums.  Playground equipment is considered high risk by insurance companies, and that’s why…

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  • How To Stain A Swing Set

    Adding Color to Fun: A Guide on How to Stain a Swing Set

    Swing sets stand sturdy, silently witnessing the sun-drenched summers and snow-spun winters of our children’s fleeting youth. These structures serve as a central hub for adventure and imagination, providing countless hours of joy and laughter. Yet, like any outdoor wooden structure, they need regular care to withstand the elements and maintain their safety. Staining your…

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  • Rusty Swing Set

    Restoring Playtime: How To Fix A Rusty Swing Set

    Have you noticed that the once shiny and attractive swing set in your backyard is starting to show signs of rust?Don’t let this distress you. Rust, as unsightly and damaging as it can be, isn’t a death sentence for your beloved playground equipment. In fact, with the right tools and techniques, you can breathe new…

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  • Inflatable Water Slide

    How to Fix a Tear in an Inflatable Water Slide | Quick Home Fix

    To fix a tear, find the hole by using soapy water and looking for the leak to create bubbles. Mark the hole, deflate, and dry the hole in an inflatable top. For commercial grade, sew the hole shut. Next, apply a patch 1 inch larger than the tear with glue, allow it to dry, re-inflate…

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