If you have been looking how to increase the time your kids spend outdoors you better make your outdoor play-area awesome with these backyard ideas for kids. It doesn’t mean that you have to go and spend thousands of dollars purchasing expensive playground equipment. Most of the times something really simple creates a lot of fun and excitement for the kids.
If you have an empty outside wall on your house or garage you could easily DIY backyard climbing wall. How cool is that! Construct a little different backyard ball run on your fence in the backyard. Every child would love to build with these giant reclaimed wooden blocks. They are so easy to make. Do your kids (or you) love playing bowling? This could be perfect DIY even for a small backyard, because you can build it right by the fence.
Reuse old tires for a fun playground.
Make set of scales re purposing things you already have at home. A lot of learning through play could be involved.Make a chalkboard easel from old ladder for the little artists. Being it in your backyard you don’t have to worry about the mess they will make. Make chalkboard board on the fence in your backyard.