Playground Design Ideas

September 17, 2015

Today, playgrounds are focusing more and more on safety for kids, and rightfully so. The era of toxic paint, sharp metal edges, and hard-impact surfaces is coming to an end as playground materials and design become better-thought out.

  Other important contemporary considerations are popping up, too. If you’re planning to put up a playground that will complement your modern home, there are some great ideas and tips to think about so you can make it an enjoyable and safe one for your kids.

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Top 4 Benefits of Rubber Mulch

September 07, 2015

The benefits of rubber mulch are clear. We've outline the top 4 reasons for you in this post. Plan ahead and you won't need to worry about mulching or gardening issues when family time like holidays come along.

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5 Life Hacks for Reusing Old Tires

August 25, 2015

Creative minds are able to reuse and recycle all types of items in so many fun & useful ways. Rubber Mulch shares 5 Life Hacks for recycling old tires.

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The Process of Manufacturing Rubber Mulch

August 17, 2015

Learn how rubber mulch is manufactured right here in the good 'ol USA! Here you are with a simple 1,2,3 process.

Rubber Mulch has their own in house manufacturing plant and it's quite interesting to see how they go through the manufacturing process.

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How to Maintain Rubber Mulch

August 14, 2015

3 tips for basic rubber mulch maintenance. Taking just basic care will ensure you quality mulch for a long time.

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Does Rubber Mulch Float Away

August 10, 2015

A big problem with traditional mulches is when rainwater or strong winds carry them away. This is particularly true of lighter mulches such as wood chips, sand, straw, pine needle, grass clippings, cocoa hull, and other lightweight materials. Cleaning up after a light rain or windy day becomes a tedious part of the mulching itinerary, when it shouldn’t be.

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Playground Hacks for Easily Bored Parents Infographic

August 07, 2015

Playground Hacks {Infographic}

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5 Best YouTube Videos on Playground Safety

August 03, 2015

Anyone can make a YouTube video these days. The really memorable ones, though, are those that give nuggets of useful information in an appealing presentation. When it comes to playground safety, these five YouTube videos offer education and entertainment in smart doses.

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Does Rubber Mulch Smell?

July 31, 2015

Think back on all those times that you’ve played on rubber tire swings or ridden your bike over strips of rubber acting as safety bumps. These were ingenious ways to recycle an unwanted product, and encouraged children to play outdoors and have fun at the same time. Rubber mulch has become their descendant, and generations of kids who’ve played with discarded tires did not let a little rubbery smell dampen their playtime.

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What Children's Playground Behavior Says About Them

July 29, 2015

From a casual observer’s point of view, though, here’s what some children’s behavior in the playground seem to say about them.

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5 Kinds of Parents You Meet in the Playground

July 22, 2015

Playgrounds bring kids -- and adults together. One would think that an open play space and a couple of children with their guardians needing a bit of fresh air and exercise are the perfect ingredients for a fine day.

Not necessarily. Needless to say, these five kinds of parents you will likely meet in the playground make play time more interesting.

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The Pros of Using Rubber Mulch for Playgrounds

July 17, 2015

Every year, emergency rooms all over the USA treat at least 200,000 playground-related injuries. For decades, gravel and wood chips have become the standard for playground surfaces even if they inadvertently contribute to this alarming statistic. Lately, though, rubber mulch has been making waves as a better alternative.

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