Resources, tools, and step-by-step instructions to help you create playspaces for kids in your community

DIY Enhancement Projects

Use these step-by-step instructions to add benches, planters, shading, and more to transform the area around a playspace into an inviting place for your community.

Build a Playground Toolkit

With nearly 25 years of experience in building great places to play, we developed the Build a Playground Toolkit to help you through your own community build process.

Research + Publications

Exploring the benefits of play, the effects on communities when they don't have playspaces, and KABOOM! reports and publications.

Vendor Directory

KABOOM! is proud to provide vendor recommendations on leaders in the playground equipment manufacturing industry.

Joint Use Agreement Toolkit

Our toolkit shares what we have learned from successful joint use agreements. It includes guidelines and templates for communities looking to expand access to school recreational facilities.