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Fun In The Sun Is Great, But Gimme Shelter, Too!

Depending on where you live in the great state of Texas, you have more than your share of sunlight. In fact, the state average is 2850 total hours of sunlight each year and 135 clear days. But the range of total sunlight and clear days goes from over 290 sunny days in El Paso down…

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 Your Local Playground Experts In Texas

One of the things we know for sure at Playgrounds Etc. is that kids love to play and that’s just as true in Texas as anywhere else in the country. Another thing we know is that, no matter where you live in the great state of Texas, we’ve got you covered! From West Texas and…

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Top Indoor Playground Equipment

“Play is our brain’s favorite way of learning.” ~ Diane Ackerman “Whoever wants to understand much must play much.” ~ Gottfried Benn Typically, when we think of playgrounds, we think parks, schools, daycare centers and the like. But great playgrounds can be found indoors, as well, and – like those outside – indoor playground equipment…

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5 Top Playground Design Ideas And Trends

“Play is so integral to childhood that a child who does not have the opportunities to play is cut off from a major portion of childhood.” – Caroline Ramsey Musselwhite “Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity.” -Kay Redfield Jamison No one who has ever…

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Outdoor Play and Brain Development 

One of the universal truths of play is that it is fun. Especially for children. While this may seem obvious to most of us, it’s a critical factor in the design and construction of playgrounds and playground equipment.  Just because it may be colorful, inventive or even wildly unique does not guarantee that it is…

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Inclusive Playgrounds: Because All Kids Want To Play!

Kids come in a vast array of colors, sizes, personalities and interests. But there is one universal trait that all kids share and that is the love for playgrounds and the desire to play. This is equally true for kids that have disabilities or special needs. Inclusive Playgrounds that are Accessible for All Unfortunately, most…

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