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DIY: Outdoor Balance Beams

There are several interesting designs for low-cost outdoor balance beams. Using pressure-treated 4x4s and patio footing hardware, you can install a simple balance beam.  You can interconnect any number of 4x4s, as shown below. The patio hardware can be concreted … Continue reading

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More Playground Equipment Installed in Navajoland

Last week (Nov 5 and 6), a friend, BYU volunteers, and I worked on several playground projects in the northern Navajo Nation. At a Christian preschool in Montezuma Creek, UT, we installed a combination swing-and-slide set.  The ladder section was … Continue reading

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