Planning

Planning Resources & Tools for Playgrounds & Fitness Sites

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How to plan outdoor fitness and playground areas

Designing and building a carefully thought-out playground or outdoor fitness site takes a lot of consideration and many decisions along the way. We have gathered more than 50 years of knowledge about the best tools and resources to simplify the planning process for playgrounds and outdoor fitness sites.

How to get Started with Playground Planning

At KOMPAN, we're committed to providing the best service, resources, and expert advice to ensure your new outdoor activity area turns out exactly how you dreamed it. We hope our tools and resources enable you to make the best decisions.

How to plan your playground project

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School playground design ideas

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How to design inclusive playgrounds

How to get funding for your playground project

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What does it cost to build a playground?

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Commercial Playground Installation

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Playground Maintenance and Repair Guide

Playground Surfacing Options

Playground Shading Solutions

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Playground Safety Inspection

Playground Equipment Replacement Parts

Benefits of Natural Playgrounds

How to get Started with Planning your Outdoor Gym

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How to plan an outdoor fitness area

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How Much Does It Cost to Build an Outdoor Gym?

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How to design inclusive public outdoor fitness sites

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How to Design a Functional Park for Seniors

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How to build a Callisthenics Park

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How To Build an Obstacle Course for Adults

How to build a multi sport court

A New Standard - Designing Greener Playgrounds

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