Most people know that it is beneficial for us to build a sandbox since it is a spot where kids could play much safer. A sandbox is a good place that encourages children’s creativity as well. There is no need of spending tons of money build a sandbox. Yet, you will be able to bring same feeling of excitement and escapade of playing in the open and close to nature through a sandbox. It is pretty easy for you to build your own sandbox at home since you just have to use two basic things: wood and sand. Through this post, we are going to show you how to build the most appropriate sandbox for your kids to play around.
Wood is the main material here. Not only it is a bit safer than any materials, wood lasts for years and maybe even into your grand children’s generation. This is how we do it right now. The shape of the sandbox is the very first thing to decide. Then cut smooth timber into the number of required pieces based on the shape you have decided before. By using screw, tie the frame together and do not forget to use L- shaped metal brackets to bring more security along the way. Through this step, you should also pick the right depth of the sandbox really carefully. You have to prepare the base for the box right now.
Preparation includes the way you build the soil of the base and how you choose the bottom for the best. It is possible for you to add seating on the box and you could do it by place a piece of wood in one of the corners of the box and screw it tightly. Design the cover and last, put the sand into the box.