How to Keep Your Outdoor Playground Clean

MVP Playgrounds is the number one provider of commercial playground equipment across the Dallas and Fort Worth areas. We offer every playground structure you can imagine for kids across every age bracket! Today, we’re sharing the four types of commercial playgrounds you can choose from when you choose MVP Playgrounds as your commercial playground equipment provider.

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How Often Should You Wash Playground Equipment?

This will depend on the type of surface your commercial playground equipment has. If you have a commercial play structure with a plastic or metal surface, it is recommended that you wash it down every month. However, if you have a play structure with a wood surface, wash it every other month.

How Do I Clean My Commercial Play Structure?

There are a few ways to clean commercial play structures. You can use a pressure washer, a hose with a spray nozzle, or a bucket of soapy water. Be sure to read the manufacturer's instructions before cleaning any commercial play equipment.

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What Should I Avoid While Cleaning My Commercial Playground?

When cleaning your commercial playground, avoid using any harsh chemicals or abrasive materials. These can damage the surface of the equipment and make it unsafe for children to play on. Additionally, it can cause your equipment to need replacing sooner rather than later.

What Will Happen if You Don’t Keep Up With Upkeep?

If you don't keep up with commercial playground cleaning, the equipment can become dirty and unsafe. The surfaces can become slippery, and the dirt and dust can cause respiratory problems for children. It is also important to clean playground areas to prevent insect infestations and the spread of diseases.

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We hope this blog post has helped answer some of your questions about commercial playground cleaning. To order top-quality commercial playground equipment, contact MVP Recreation today!