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Swing Set Makeover


AWenner02
AWenner02
AWenner02
AWenner02

My husband and I got an old swing set from a friend that had not been used in 15 years. We decided to flip the swingset and make a playhouse down below and add a roof. We have a 2 year old and a 4 month old so hopefully the girls will enjoy this for a long time.

When we first got the swing set we set it up in our yard, power washed it, sanded, and added a fresh coat of paint. We framed the bottom and used an old cedar fence for the playhouse down below. We decided to use shingles for the roof hoping it will last a while.It was a lot more work then we had originally thought but we think it will be well worth it.

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  • What a transformation! Amazing work taking an old swing-set and using the framework to create an outstanding playhouse. It even has some nice modern touches! We know your kids will enjoy this for years to come.
    By RYOBI Nation, on October 24, 2019

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Swing Set Makeover

by AWenner02
Oct 18, 2019
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My husband and I got an old swing set from a friend that had not been used in 15 years. We decided to flip the swingset and make a playhouse down below and add a roof. We have a 2 year old and a 4 month old so hopefully the girls will enjoy this for a long time. When we first got the swing set we set it up in our yard, power washed it, sanded, and added a fresh coat of paint. We framed the bottom and used an old cedar fence for the playhouse down below. We decided to use shingles for the roof hoping it will last a while.It was a lot more work then we had originally thought but we think it will be well worth it.