NU-edge®

Where imagination gets real.

With its eye-catching and innovative approach to playground design with urban and rustic features, NU-edge® featuring Naturtek™ is fused with natural play components that allows kids to venture into a world of discovery. Kids can climb trees, scale big rocks or navigate across a wood plank bridge. Let the adventure begin!

Nature-inspired play is an important part of childhood development. Playgrounds that incorporate this type of play can encourage children to respect the environment and teach them more about the world around them.

Most children also show an interest and curiosity about nature. Many children, for example, show an interest in plants and love animals. Nature-inspired play structures can help nurture those early interests.

Nature Play With NU-edge® and Little Tikes Commercial

Little Tikes Commercial offers a number of custom and themed options for nature play. In fact, we’ve designed entire playgrounds specifically for organizations looking for a nature inspired playground. Some of the nature inspired playground equipment we offer includes:

  • The Tot Tree. This structure lets children climb into a tree safely, while encouraging them to think about trees as a structure. The textured “bark” and bright leaves help develop a love of nature early.
  • The NU-edge® Rock Challenge Wall. Made from patented Naturtek™ material, this climber looks like textured stone and provides a fun surface for climbing and nature themed play.
  • The Naturtek™ Tree Climb With Tree House Panel. Made to look like a real tree, these nature-themed play structures give kids the feeling of climbing on trees and into treehouses.
  • NU-edge® Rock Step With Stump Transfer Station. Children can feel like they are in a magical forest with this fun tree stump and large “stone” step designed to encourage imaginative play.
  • Stacked Timber Wall. Made from Naturtek™ material, this study climber is ideal for any nature-themed play sets. Made to look like real timber, it is durable and lets children climb to their heart’s content.
  • Leaf Roof. This roof is the perfect way to make your nature-themed playground well-shaded. It provides sun protection while blending in with nature themed playground equipment.

With these and other pieces of nature-inspired playground equipment, you can build a playground designed to emulate the natural world, while helping children get exercise and start to appreciate the environment around them. Little Tikes Commercial can also design and build custom solutions for you if you want different kinds of nature-inspired playground equipment.

The NU-edge® Advantage

Our NU-edge® line of nature inspired play equipment is developed to be maintenance-free, safe and extremely durable. Designed to encourage creative play while also being sustainable, easy to install and attractive for children, the NU-edge® products are extensively tested and have already been used successfully in many playgrounds with great results.

This line of nature inspired playground equipment goes beyond nature. NU-edge® is designed to be safe as well as creative. Children can use their imaginations to pretend they are in a magical forest, an enchanted field or other natural space. However, the equipment is designed to be extra durable, balanced and properly secured. It goes beyond nature to provide a nature experience and endless creativity.

Features and Benefits

  • Our NU-edge® components are available on our KidBuilders® 5” and PlayBuilders® 3.5 O.D. post systems for maximum versatility.
  • Choice of three distinctive sun-shade roofs: NU-edge® Curved Roof, NU-edge® Double Beam Roof and NU-edge® Single Beam Roof
  • Exclusive lightweight and durable Naturtek™ material is easy to install, maintain and looks and feels exactly like real trees, rocks, slumps and logs
  • Naturtek™ is made from composite resin, doesn’t absorb water and is UV stable to prevent fading, staining, chipping or breaking after extended exposure to the natural elements.
  • No touch-ups necessary when chipping because the color in Naturtek™ is infused all the way through the product
kids playing on neutral colored nu edge playground
little boy and girl on nu edge playground tree stumps
three little boys sitting on a nu edge playground rock
little boy climbing nu edge playground wood wall
kids playing on nu edge playground

Key Features

Three Distinctive Roofs

Choice of three distinctive sun-shade roofs: NU-edge® Curved Roof, NU-edge® Double Beam Roof and NU-edge® Single Beam Roof

Naturtek™

Exclusive lightweight and durable Naturtek™ material is easy to install, maintain and looks and feels exactly like real trees, rocks, slumps and logs

Maintenance Free

No touch-ups necessary when chipping because the color in Naturtek™ is infused all the way through the product

Contact Little Tikes Commercial for Play That Takes You Back to Nature

 

You can always contact Little Tikes Commercial to learn more and to find out how to finance your nature-inspired play space. With more than 30 years of industry experience, Little Tikes Commercial can design, build and install playgrounds that inspire children, while keeping them safer and helping to create childhood memories.

If you are interested in building a great commercial playground at your place of worship, school, community organization, daycare or other organization, contact Little Tikes Commercial to talk to one of our representatives. We can help you through the entire process, from design, customization, purchasing, financing and installation. We are there with you every step of the way because we want you to be completely thrilled with your playground equipment experience.

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