FAQ'sFrequently Asked Questions
What is the cost of a basic treated pine set, and what does it include?
A big 5×6 fort (30 sq.ft.), 12 ft. 3 station beam, slide, 2 swings, trapeze bar, canopy, angled ladder, sandbox. Installed at your yard — $2300.
How much more is a set using cedar wood?
Cedar adds $500 to the cost of a treated pine set. A basic cedar set is $2800.
How much of an area will I need?
An area of 20 x 20 is usually enough for most sets. I haven’t had a yard I couldn’t figure out!
Does the area have to be perfectly level?
No, usually we will need to dig the fort in a little to level it.
How long will it take for you to install a set?
Just one day, then years of fun can begin!
Can you build just a basic swingset with no fort or slide?
Yes, an A-frame, 3 station swingset in treated pine costs $800 to install. It would cost $1300 in cedar.
Can you build a set with slide and swings but no fort?
Sure, the A-frame swingset with platform and slide costs $1300 in treated pine. Cedar is $1900.
What is the guarantee like?
I guarantee the playset to be free of defects in material and workmanship for 3 years. If you ever have a question or problem just call. I back up my work.
How far will you travel?
We cover Wisconsin, northern Illinois and all of greater Chicago land. A long distance fuel charge may apply. Even if you are out of these areas, contact us about the possibility of building a set for you. I have built playsets in seven states.