Frequently Asked Questions

Vinyl Swing Set vs Wood Swing Set?

How about the best of both worlds! All of our swing sets consist of wooden beams covered in a vinyl sleeve. Combining the strengths of both vinyl and wood offers superior durability and safety, as well as easy upkeep! The vinyl used is fade resistant and resists wood boring insects and bees. Learn how much maintenance a wooden playset really needs.

What is the Best Outdoor Playset?

A playset from Adventure World Play Sets is the right answer (maybe we’re a little biased!). From safety to long-lasting durability, our playsets are built with quality in mind. Each playset is handcrafted and carefully examined before delivery.

How Long Do Swing Sets Last?

A lifetime! If you have a swing set from Adventure World Play Sets that is. On average, a high-quality wooden swing set will last 15 to 20 years. Swing sets from Adventure World Play Sets use durable vinyl sleeves to protect the pressure treated lumber from the weather. This helps prevent natural decay and wood boring insects to extend the life of your swing set! Learn more about how long swing sets last!

Is Pressure Treated Wood Safe for a Playset?

Pressure treated wood is a durable material commonly used for building playsets and swing sets. Adventure World Play Sets take it a step further by covering all wooden elements with a protective vinyl sleeve. This helps prevents element decay, wood boring insects, and splintering for an extra safe play zone!

What is the Best Swing Set?

The best swings sets are the ones built with safety and long-standing durability in mind! Adventure World Play Sets use pressure treated lumber for unmatched strength. Then we cover all exposed wood with durable vinyl sleeves to protect the lumber from the elements, which extends the life of the swing set! Learn what the best playset is for toddlers and more!

What is the Best Wood for a Swing Set?

Pressure-treated wood covered in a protective vinyl sleeve is ideal for a quality swing set. The vinyl covering will help prevent natural decay, splintering and wood boring insects!

Are Wooden or Metal Swing Sets Better?

Wooden. Swing sets built with pressure treated lumber are known to last much longer than their metallic counterpart. Adventure World Play Sets takes it a step further by covering the lumber with a low-maintenance vinyl sleeve.

Can I Customize My Play Set?

Yes! Packages featured in this catalog show our most popular requests and help you to visualize tower options. You can order a featured package as is, or use packages to get ideas for your custom play set. Use our 3D design center to customize your own playset!

What's Under the Vinyl of an Adventure World swing set?

Pressure treated wood! The vinyl sleeve protects the wood from the elements, preventing splintering and wood boring insects!

Why Can't I Attach Swings to an Overhead Climber?

Swings on overhead climbers create a safety hazard. When in use, a child using the overhead climber can easily get hit by a swinging swing. When swings are not in use, children using the overhead climber risk getting tangled in the hanging swings. As a result, Adventure World Play Sets does not permit swings on overhead climbers.

Is There Risk in the Play Set Tipping Over?

Our play sets are heavyweight and will not tip over in the normal wind or use. Ground anchors also help secure swing beams firmly in place.

Does My Yard Need to Be Level?

Yes, your yard should be fairly level to safely accommodate a play set. You also will need to locate your play set six feet away from any structure or obstacle.

What Type of Surface Is Best for Under Our Play Set?

A shock-absorbing, protective surface, such as rubber mulch, is best for reducing the likelihood of injury from falls. Grass, dirt, carpet or thin mats lack the ability to absorb shock; concrete, asphalt and other hard surfaces are even more dangerous.

Are Adventure World Play Sets Guaranteed?

Our play sets come with a Limited 20 Year Warranty covering defects in workmanship and materials. Slides, swings, and accessories are covered by a Limited 5 Year Warranty.