Creating a Selwood sandplay area

I know it’is when your child goes to play in their sandpit¬†area and you find it full of rainwater, leaves, bits of soggy twigs or evidence that a neighbouring cat has decided to use it as a litter tray! However, here are a few suggestions as how to make your sand play area a little less high maintenance! Sandpit¬†Maintenance Some …

Great Value Wooden Roof Frame!

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?!

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

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

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

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

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 …