Cover image for Play structures & backyard fun : how to build : playsets, sports courts, games, swingsets, more.
Title:
Play structures & backyard fun : how to build : playsets, sports courts, games, swingsets, more.
ISBN:
9780760363867
Publication Information:
Minneapolis, MN : Quarto Publishing Group USA, Inc., [2018]

©2018
Physical Description:
144 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
At head of title: Black + Decker.
Contents:
Introduction -- Planning & basics -- Working & building safely -- Finding the right spot -- Outdoor building materials -- Tools -- Play structures -- Choosing a play system -- Playground safety -- Precut playground kit -- DIY playset -- DIY swingset-- Backyard fun -- Timberframe sandbox --Seesaw -- Zipline -- Classic tree swing -- Jungle gym -- Obstacle course -- Swinging rope challenge -- Home sports -- Skateboard ramp -- Basketball hoop -- Bocce court -- Horseshoe pit -- Tetherball -- Pickleball -- Putting green -- Ladder golf -- Beanbag toss -- Special section: Swimming pools -- Treehouses -- Conversions Charts
Summary:
The fun begins at home with this book full of start-to-finish DIY play structures! It covers playsets, games, and backyard structures that your kids will love, and includes a thorough section on building kid's projects safely. From sandboxes to skateboard ramps, you'll find projects for different skill levels, from beginner to advanced intermediate. -- adapted from back cover.
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Summary

Summary

Thrill your kids and keep them physically active with the projects in BLACK+DECKER Play Structures & Backyard Fun , offering start-to-finish DIY instructions for building the most popular play sets, games, and backyard structures.

The only outdoor kids' project book that features complete step-by-step plans and color photos , this easy-to-use guide shows you exactly how to do the job. And a thorough section on building kids' projects safely will ensure you are doing it right. The customizable projects cover a range of DIY skill levels , from beginner to advanced intermediate.

Just a few of the entertaining projects:

* Sand boxes
* Jungle gyms
* Tree swing
* Playhouses
* Swing sets
* Skateboard ramp

Build some of these play structures and provide countless hours of outdoor entertainment for your kids.


Author Notes

The Editors of Cool Springs Press have produced the highest quality DIY home improvement books for more than 30 years. In conjunction with the experts at BLACK+DECKER(tm) they have combined resources to create more than 200 home improvement titles that provide consumers and weekend DIYers with the information they need to get the job done right. Their books have set the standard for do-it-yourself publishing, featuring clear, professional photography and concise step-by-step instructions that get straight to the point. View our full catalog at quartoknows.com or connect with us on Facebook (facebook.com/QuartoHomes), Twitter (@quartohomes), or Pinterest (pinterest.com/QuartoHomes).