Three Things to Look For In A Tree Swing

Swing into some fun!

little girl on a swing
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Every child loves to swing. If you have a sturdy tree or overhang in your yard, you have what it takes to provide hours of outdoor fun.

Spider Web Swing
Woven seat that allows ventilation; strong enough to hold two adults. Comes with everything you need to install.Trekassy

Tree swings come in so many variations that it can be overwhelming to determine exactly what you need. Start by narrowing down what is important to you. Open back or backless? Single or multi-person capacity? All weather or mild weather use? Solid surface or woven? They all have their pros and cons.

Hammock Chair Macrame Swing
Sturdy frame with structured seat back; constructed with natural materials.Y- STOP

All tree swings require some level of installation. Be sure to check and see if your swing comes with an installation kit, heavy duty swing straps that match your swing’s weight capacity, and if any extra tools or accessories are required.

Saucer Tree Swing Flying
Holds multiple people, comes with festive flags and includes everything you need to install.PACEARTH

If you have multiple kids, want to use the swing by yourself, or swing together, consider buying a saucer style swing. This type of swing typically has a very high weight capacity and generously sized seat.