Written by Rob D Stone
For summer months, if you thought about the most fun to be had in the garden for children then many people automatically think of the trampoline. The trampoline has become something that could be said as a staple piece of equipment for the garden for many familes as they are incredibly popular.
The fun to be had is incredible with children finding they can play for hours on their new trampoline in the garden with parents happy that their children are playing away from the dangers of the main road and even away from their favourite console game.
As well as the fun factor, the trampoline provides a great way to exercise for children but what is best of all is that they are having so much fun, children do not even realise they are burning calories.
Another outdoor toy which can be played on with great imagination is the wooden climbing frame. Wooden climbing frames are the most popular as metal climbing frames are usually found within parks in your hometown.
Wooden climbing frames can vary greatly in both size and design whilst providing even more activities when parents purchase addons to the basic structure.
A child being able to climb a rope or wooden staircase, hide out in a wooden tower and slide down a wavy slide will have so much fun and all again in the safety of their own garden.
A more milder outdoor toy on the fun factor side is the wooden playhouse which can sit in a garden or corner of a garden, blend nicely into the background and provide children with a sheltered place to go and play and still be in the warm and dry.
Wooden playhouses can very cheap or extremely expensive depending on the size and design. Sizes can come in such large playhouses that they include an upstairs so two levels for children to play on. Design wise, country cottages right up to cowboy hideouts or just a simple Wendy house design can all be found from many retailers of high quality wooden playhouses.
Normally though, a family will find a pool such as an Intex Easy Set Pool adequate enough for the garden which can still seat 4 to 6 children for cooling off in the summer sun. Any outdoor pool is easy to setup so ideal for the summer months to be taken down again for the winter.