Woodplay vs. CedarWorks Playsets

When shopping for a playset there are a few things to consider, including size, cost, options, and (of course) brand. As you research the different playset manufacturers, you’ll soon realize there are many options available on the market. This can be overwhelming and take the fun out of the purchase […]

Woodplay Playsets vs. Gorilla Playsets

If you are just starting to shop for a playset, all of the available choices may seem overwhelming. Initially, they may all look the same with similar features, but there are some big differences that should be taken into account prior to making a purchasing decision. Comparing the features and […]

Benefits of Unstructured Play for Kids

Most people would agree that play time is an integral part of early childhood development, but just how important is it? Well according to a study by the American Academy of Pediatrics* (AAP), unstructured play has a number of benefits to growing youngsters. Here are just a few highlights from […]

Which Swing Is Right For My Child?

At Recreation Unlimited we offer a variety of different swings for children of all ages. When you purchase a new Woodplay playset, it will generally come standard with two belt swings and a trapeze bar, depending on the set chosen. Let’s take a look at a few of our standard […]

Playground Surface Safety

Protective playground surfacing is often the most overlooked part of home playground safety. Only about 9% of home playgrounds have a safety surface under their playsets. Most commonly, backyard playsets sit on top of grass and dirt, but neither provides adequate protection against injury due to falls. Luckily, there are a […]