It’s Summer! Get your garden ready…

Christie Eaton-Evans Climbing Frames, News, outdoor toys, Playhouses, sandpits 0 Comments

1st of June means it is now officially summer. Time for long lazy days spent in the garden, BBQ’s, paddling pools…. Oh yes, and the loooong summer holidays trying to keep little ones amused. Now is a great time to get your garden summer ready. Staining the fences, mowing the grass, washing and treating the decking or patio. Not particularly …

Great Value Wooden Roof Frame!

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The Woodchester climbing frame is a great looking climbing frame which will sit elegantly in any garden. Newly designed by Selwood the uprights (legs). These are upgraded and supersized to offer even greater stability and strength. They are now  8cm x 8cm and have been developed to give much less cracking, twisting and checking than in standard pine or spruce …

With or Without A Swing Beam?!

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Balmoral The Balmoral Fort & Burghley climbing frames designed by Selwood with the Balmoral Series fort. These are the entry level sets, giving a compact layout for those with limited space and supplied with or without swings or monkey bars. This set includes the Balmoral play fort with a UV resistant vinyl roof with sunburst, wave slide and a combination rockwall ladder. …

The Benefits of Outdoor Toys

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Every child is different. All children develop at different speeds to their peers both emotionally and intellectually but also physically. Whilst every child has different needs, there are some conclusions that can be drawn about what is useful to them in outdoor play settings. These conclusions have shaped all play equipment sold by Selwood and developed by Selwood. Outdoor play is …

Children’s climbing frames with sandpits

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Children’s climbing frames, I’m guessing some parents may feel slightly less inspired as how best to use the sandpit area of our swing sets. Whilst watching the hundreds of families on the beaches near our Sydney office bring along their buckets, spades and sand moulds, it made me think about how these can sometimes stifle children’s creativity. With just a …

Sensory play for your little ones with a Selwood Sandpit

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Sensory play is an important part of children’s early years development, something our play equipment attempts to assist with. At such a young age, they haven’t learnt to distinguish between their senses; sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. They need to develop their understanding of these through adult led guidance, playtime. Encouraging  play with resources such as e play dough, …

A Boy with Asperger’s Reviews Our Sandpit

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If you have been keeping up with our Gallery Competition you will have seen all the fantastic pictures and reviews sent in by our past customers. We love seeing these pictures and we enjoy hearing about how our climbing frames, sandpits, trampolines and other products are used in your homes. Remember to keep submitting your images here. Recently we sent …

Sand Play Area Below Upper Playdeck?

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We recently conducted a customer survey amongst 2000 of our past customers and gained some valuable information. One query that came up was related to our sand play area below a selection of our climbing frames. The great thing about our climbing frames is that they utilise the space to the maximum. A great example of this is the sand …