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How to Design a Outdoor School Playground Surfaces Area

How to Design an Outdoor School Playground Surfaces Area can be done by the headteacher or even by the pupils. You have a selection of playground surfaces first and foremost you can choose from including wet pour safety surfacing, rubber mulch safety surfaces, grass mats, poured in place impact absorbing flooring and rubberised tiles.

Obviously, the design and specification is the most important part of the project because influences the prices, costs and quotes of the completed works. The design of the playground equipment will influence the critical fall heights, depths of the safety surfaces and also the size of the free fall height needed for the children and kids to have a safe play area.

The project management will also need to be considered in the design and specification because for play equipment in schools for the children than the lead time from the suppliers and manufacturers usually are 6-8 weeks before the installers can even start to complete the installation.

Lastly, you will need to measure the play area length x width for the total size area which will then determine the budgets, funding and price of the project. The funding could be paid for by fundraising, grants or local businesses and should you need any help and assistance please call 01625 445760 or visit our site on

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