Backyard Blog Series: Making Room For Kids

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Welcome back to the Backyard Blog Series! For the month of June, we at Breeding Roll Off Service are discussing wonderful backyard projects you can do yourself this summer. These will help you enhance your outdoor space and really relax in the comfort of your backyard all summer long. It is time to get rid of all that debris and clutter that is crowding your yard, and what better way to do that than by using a handy roll-off container from Breeding Roll Off Service? Whether your projects are big or small, you can rely on one of our sturdy and spacious dumpsters to help you get the job done right.

In this installment, we are focusing on how you can revamp your backyard to entertain your children now that school is out. Your kids will definitely be ready to get out of the house to play in the sunshine (don't forget the sunscreen!). Naturally, you will want them to go to a place that is close by, safe, and fun. Redesigning your backyard will certainly accomplish that. At Breeding Roll Off Service, we are here to help you make your backyard the go-to destination for your children and their buddies to enjoy all the bounties of summer. Here are a few simple suggestions to keep in mind when you’re renovating your backyard play space:

Make Your Yard A Safe Space

Before designing the blueprints for the best backyard in the neighborhood, the first thing you will want to do is clean it up and make it kid-friendly. That includes clearing away brush and weeds, removing sharp branches, cutting the grass, and other renovations that will make a roll-off container from Breeding Roll Off Service essential for removing all of your waste. We will be glad to quickly deliver the right size container you need for your project and haul it away when you are finished. Along with cosmetic changes, you will want to take steps to remove pests (if necessary) and remember to periodically assess whether there is anything (poisonous plants, etc.) that has the potential to harm your children, their friends, or your pets. These measures will give you peace of mind about the general safety of everyone using your yard.

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Have Fun, But Don’t Overthink It

One of the largest pieces of advice that we can give parents is to not go overboard in transforming their backyard. Kids love building, exploring, and pretending, which does not take too much to accomplish. This is why you do not need to go out and buy expensive equipment or even a full-fledged playground that might not be used that much. By just installing a tire swing, a seesaw, some safe obstacles to climb, or even placing posts or goals for different sports in your backyard, you can provide your children with the freedom to let their imaginations run wild and create various games that can include the whole family. After all, a backyard should be a place where a kid can truly be a kid and love everything that Mother Nature can offer.

If you do decide to go with an affordable playground or other fun equipment, there are some that you can buy to build yourself. Keep in mind that a roll-off container from Breeding Roll Off Service can fit a whole range of different construction debris and will certainly help keep your workspace tidy.

Include Your Children In The Process

A great way to give your kids a break from screen time is to ask them to help you plan what backyard renovations will be done and how the play area will look when it’s finished. Not only will you get their attention, but you also will get them excited about the backyard and what adventures will be waiting for them in the future. Having your children’s creative minds involved in the process can really bring different perspectives together, like constructing an incredible tree house that you normally would not have thought of.  Doing a project together can also instill a sense of pride in their planning and work.

At Breeding Roll Off Service, we hope that these suggestions help your kids experience the splendor of summer right in your backyard and make memories that they will carry with them for the rest of their lives. Contact us to rent one of our roll-off containers or for any help in transforming your backyard today!

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