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As you get ready to add a swing set to your yard, it’s easy to get ahead of yourself. You probably have visions of your kids having a great time playing on the swings, and you’re excited to make that vision a reality. But before you put the set in place, you need to do […]

When you design a playground, you naturally want to create a space that’s both fun and safe for the kids. Everyone should be able to come and play without worrying about any unwelcome accidents. Fortunately, with a little bit of careful planning at the start of your project, you can come away with a finished […]

Few playground attractions draw the attention of a child quite like a swing set. The simplicity of this playground feature is a big part of its appeal—just hop on and swing back and forth, over and over again. But swing sets are only fun if they are safe. That said, every swing set needs to […]

If you’re looking for the perfect way to surprise your little ones, a swing set is the perfect backyard project. With so many parts and pieces to a swing set, we want to ensure that you don’t miss a single step. Here’s your guide to DIY swing set accessories from American Swing.

What are the pros and cons of metal vs wood swing sets? And which option is best suited for your backyard playground? At American Swing, these are some of the most commonly asked questions we hear. Building a new swing set can feel like an overwhelming task, but it doesn’t need to be! Read on […]

If you’re looking for a unique way to surprise your little ones, then a tire swing makes perfect sense! But before you get started, there are a few safety tips that you should know. Read on to learn how to hang a tire swing. Or, if you’re ready to get started on your new backyard […]

A swing set is a gift for children that keeps on giving. Once you’ve chosen a quality frame, growing your swing set to match your kiddos is as easy as switching out a seat! If you’re ready to build your toddler’s first swing set, read on for a glimpse at some of our most popular […]

Slides are one of the most popular playground attractions for kids of all ages. Not only are slides exhilarating and fun, but they also offer several developmental benefits for children. Through playtime, a slide can promote balance, coordination, social skills, and so much more. If you’re ready to enhance your backyard or preschool playground, read […]

Whether you’re building a new backyard play area or enhancing your neighborhood playground, a swing set guarantees plenty of smiles and laughs from everyone. The first step to this fun project is making sure you have all the correct parts. If you’re ready to get swinging, read on for your ultimate guide to swing set […]

When you’re staying at home during quarantine, there’s no lack of entertainment when it comes to your little ones! During these challenging times, remember to add some fun to your routine. If your family and kids could use a space to play, now is the perfect time for an exciting family project. Stuck at home? […]