All children have so much fun when they swing on the playground . If you have a large yard, you can build a swing yourself. In this way, the children run lightning fast to the game system, whenever you feel like it. You can already make assured swings for the babies .
Do you want to build a swing yourself?
If you start with a DIY project for swing, take all safety measures. There are many quick and easy ways to build a swing. However, it is of great importance that she is sufficiently assured. Otherwise the child can easily hurt. Some children are rocking as if they were flying. The swing needs to be strong enough to prevent accidents.
Take all safety measures when building a swing yourself!
There are several ways to attach a swing:
- Let the swing hang on a tree. If there is a thick tree with a matching branch in your yard, take the opportunity. First, make sure that the branch is strong enough to carry the child. Keep in mind that the little ones grow very fast and their weight changes constantly. That’s why the branch must be very stable. In addition, set the swing so that the child does not bump against the trunk.
Take advantage of the high branch!
If no classic swing is available, you can hang a rope swing. Such a toy will delight the little ones. This is the easiest way to create a swing. Only the strength of the rope must be claimed.
You can quickly and easily build your own swing!
A cute girl is playing in the garden
A swing made of different recycled materials can also be built. Realize this idea in the picture very quickly by using an old skateboard, two rounded sticks for gripping and a solid rope. You only need to drill the board to fix the swing. Meet again here all security measures. When the child uses the swing for the first time, be there to explain the procedure.
Swing from an old skateboard
2. What do you think about having a swing at home? In this way, the children can play, even if there is unfavorable weather outside. In addition, this swing is a popular seat for recreation.
A swing in the middle of the living room
At home, the swing is fixed to the ceiling with screws. You should get enough free space for such a playground. You certainly have no wish that something always breaks when the child is rocking. The sharp edges around the swing should also be rounded. It hurts if a body part hits a rim in free motion.
Create a reading corner for the child
Let the swing soften with a pillow. After all, this is your place to stay. Soon, the swing becomes the center of the apartment.
A place to stay
A swing in Scandinavian style
Practical swing in the nursery
If you have a porch, you can hang the swing there. This makes construction easy and you enjoy the fresh air and sunlight outside.
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3. If you do not find suitable branches, you need to build the swing frame yourself. If you consider that a much too big challenge, you can buy a ready-made swing frame and just put it together. Take a look at this construction manual with the dimensions. You only need to cut such boards and bind them with screws. Finally, you should color and decorate to taste.
A construction manual for the swing frame
If you’re an experienced craftsman, you’ll know the portability of each material. However, once the swing frame is finished, check again to see if it can endure the child. The easiest way to do that is to climb the swing yourself. You just have to be careful so you do not injure yourself or break the system.
The underground also plays a big role in safety. If the swing is formed on the grass, the soft grass prevents injury. Under no circumstances make the swing frame on cement base. If it is impossible to start construction work on non-dangerous surface, place a rubber undercarriage.
The place where you hang the swing outside should also be chosen carefully. No clotheslines, tall trees or walls are allowed in the vicinity. It is best if you measure how far the system allows rocking. Then make sure that there are no obstacles in this area.
However, not all craftsmen are able to build a swing themselves. In this case, you buy a finished piece and let professionals build it. The children are happy anyway that they have a playground.
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Pamper yourself with a swing!