Creative Summer Sandpit Ideas

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Summer Sandpit Ideas

Playing in the sand has to be one of the most loved summer activities for small children. Whether at the beach, or in your sand box or sandpit at home in the garden. There are so many types of sand pit that you can buy, or even try making your own or modifying your sand play with some of these cool ideas.

Creative summer sandpit ideas. How to build a diy sand box, or fun ideas to try

Happy digging!

Sandpit boat

A boat turned into a sandpit makes a really cool garden features (Source)

sand wall for the garden

Set up a sand wall

build a diy sand pit

Make your own sandpit from scratch

make a sandpit out of a book case

Or, re-purpose an old bookcase.

log border diy sand pit

This log bordered sand pit fits perfectly into a corner.

diy sand scoop made from a plastic bottle

Why not make your own sand pit toys too? I love this sand scoop from a plastic bottle idea

Don’t forget to try adding some cinnamon to help keep bugs out, or these helpful ideas on how to keep your sand box clean.

More Outdoor Fun

You might also like these diy and frugal backyard ideas to go alongside your sandpit this summer.

summer backyard fun



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Creative summer sandbox ideas and diys

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Anna Marikar, mum of four and seasoned blogger, has spent over a decade sharing her parenting journey and passion for kid-friendly crafts and free printables.
Her easy-to-follow craft ideas and practical parenting advice have transformed In The Playroom into a cherished resource for parents.

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