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The Great Benefits of Green Spaces in Industrial Parks

The Great Benefits of Green Spaces in Industrial Parks

Posted by admin on October 23, 2019

Industrial estates have always been fairly soulless places where people go to work and then go home at the end of the day having seen nothing but concrete and car parks. But now things are changing fast as businesses increasingly see valuing the health of their employees as one of… read more
The Benefits of Natural Play Equipment in New Estates

The Benefits of Natural Play Equipment in New Estates

Posted by admin on October 15, 2019

Natural play equipment offers more than you might think. Traditionally, new housing estates have been built to a certain formula where the available space is filled solely with buildings and with little thought of incorporating more than the minimum green space, usually in the form of a lifeless patch of… read more
The Benefits of Exercising in the Garden

The Benefits of Exercising in the Garden

Posted by admin on September 21, 2019

The Benefits of Exercising in the Garden It isn't a secret that regular exercise is an excellent way to improve vitality, as well as promote both physical and mental health, but did you know that exercising outside can actually increase these benefits? According to many fitness experts, it can. In… read more
Outdoor Fitness Equipment – The Natural Way

Outdoor Fitness Equipment – The Natural Way

Posted by admin on August 19, 2019

Outdoor Fitness Equipment – The Natural Way When it comes to keeping fit there really is no better place to be than the great outdoors, breathing in all that healthy natural fresh air whilst getting some exercise. [caption id="attachment_1166" align="alignright" width="992"] Outdoor fitness class[/caption] Unfortunately, so much of the outdoor… read more

The Benefits of Natural Playground Equipment on the Environment

Posted by admin on July 23, 2019

The Benefits of Natural Playground Equipment on the Environment Play is an essential part of a child’s development, and playgrounds provide an excellent space for children to explore and have fun. In recent years, natural playgrounds have become more prevalent due to environmental concerns, and they are very beneficial for… read more
How wooden playground equipment could be incorporated into the outdoor workout?

How wooden playground equipment could be incorporated into the outdoor workout?

Posted by admin on June 11, 2019

How wooden playground equipment could be incorporated into the outdoor workout?   Recently there has been a huge increase in the amount of outdoor playground equipment designed for exercise use. Councils, employers, schools, colleges, hotels and of course gyms, have been installing dedicated outdoor gym equipment to encourage more of… read more

CSR day with W. R. BERKLEY CORPORATION

Posted by admin on April 11, 2019

A couple of weeks ago we organised and designed quite an ambitious project for the W. R. BERKLEY CORPORATION team to take on. They are currently building one of London's newest skyscrapers called 'The Scalpel' and soon showed what can be done when a corporation from the city works hard to put something back… read more

Outdoor Classroom and Stage

Posted by admin on April 11, 2019

Contemporary Outdoor Classrooms  We have recently completed a new project designed by Variant Office, for Tulse Hill Adventure Playground in Lambeth, London. The beautiful outdoor classroom was designed to make use of the open space and create more room for after school learning for the local community. read more
The Benefits of Monkey Bars

The Benefits of Monkey Bars

Posted by admin on April 11, 2019

Monkey bars aren't just great playground equipment, they are a fun and great way to improve your posture and strength too. Many of us spend our time in front of a computer and are unable to maintain focus an posture. Monkey bars provide a great exercise that can help maintain… read more
Bespoke playground equipment

Bespoke playground equipment

Posted by admin on April 11, 2019

Why Bespoke? PlayEquip are best known for the service we provide for teachers, parents, landscape architects and architects. It's often the case where someone comes to us with an idea of what they want, a budget and the willingness to make the most of every penny. Often people are unnerved… read more