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Step-by-step instructions to transform the area around a playspace into an inviting place for your community

How to build a butterfly multi-planter

Beauty will always enhance a playspace, because it draws people into a common area – and into an...
1.5 hours Landscaping
2 volunteers Easy

How to build an arbor

An arbor is a latticework bower which you can intertwine with climbing vines and flowers. It's a great...
5 hours Landscaping
5 volunteers Complex

How to build a planter box

Beauty will always enhance a playspace, because it draws people into a common area – and into an...
3 hours Landscaping
4 volunteers Easy

How to build a raised planter

Adding garden beds to your playspace gives children the opportunity to learn more about where food comes from...
3 hours Landscaping
3 volunteers Medium

How to lay sod

Beautify your playspace with fresh, green grass where children can run and play!
Varies   Landscaping
Varies   Easy

How to make stepping stones

If a pathway is an option for enhancing your play environment, this fun way of making stepping stones is a...
4 hours Landscaping
Varies   Easy

How to plant trees, shrubs and community gardens

Plant trees and shrubs, or add a pizza garden, butterfly garden, or custom garden to your playspace! The...
Varies   Landscaping
Varies   Easy