9/29/2016 4:57:49 PM
In August, Baton Rouge, Louisiana and the surrounding areas were devastated by massive flooding.
9/27/2016 3:28:01 PM
For years, playtime and study time were seen as unrelated, separate, and maybe even incompatible. But now we understand that unstructured outdoor play can have a profound effect on a child's performance in the classroom.
8/29/2016 8:44:50 AM
No Fault welcomes new team members in California and Florida. Meet them here!
8/20/2016 6:01:57 PM
Wrapping children in a protective bubble is not always the best way to stimulate their intellectual growth. Adding an element of beneficial risk to playgrounds keeps them engaged on physical and mental levels, and also teaches them the skills to better assess and negotiate challenging situations and obstacles on their own.
8/18/2016 7:24:22 AM
In recent decades, unstructured playtime for kids has diminished considerably. In general, we undervalue the importance of play in children's development. The general attitude is that it's "just playtime," so it's easily replaced with added "work" like school and standardized testing.
"That's the wrong mindset" says Dr. Joanna Cemore Brigden, associate professor of childhood education at Missouri State University. According to Brigden, "children need more -- not less -- playtime to function well in school and to have good mental health for life."
8/8/2016 8:37:13 AM
If you look outside on a hot summer day, you're sure to see one thing: kids trying to get as close as they can to water. You see kids in pools, splashing with hoses, and spraying each other with squirt guns.
More than just fun and games, water play gives children physical and cognitive benefits that other types of play don't provide. One thing is for certain: Water play isn't just fun -- it's essential.
7/26/2016 2:01:18 PM
When Mark Boland of Boland Recreation came to No Fault's Regional Sales Manager, Beth Johnson, with the idea for Tirrill Park, we were provided with an extra special glimpse into a project with a very precious purpose.
7/22/2016 2:56:57 PM
It's tempting to sit inside during these hot summer days; however, study after study show that spending time outdoors has greater health benefits than vegging out on the couch.
7/13/2016 9:53:25 AM
Did you know that No Fault Sport Group has talented installers that travel the globe installing our No Fault Safety Surface on-site? Check out several of our recent projects!
7/12/2016 3:26:36 PM
At No Fault, we're proud of the part we take in keeping discarded tires out of landfills. We're excited for the opportunity to turn a safety hazard ... Into a safety net.
6/21/2016 3:05:25 PM
No Fault Sport Group partnered with Denzak Recreational Design & Supply, Inc. to provide over 16,000 square feet of No Fault Safety Surface in multi-colors for a playground that accommodates children and adults of all abilities.
6/15/2016 5:16:10 PM
Free and unstructured play helps kids figure out how to behave, interact, and enjoy the outdoors. So, how do you get kids to start reaping these benefits? Here are nine tips to turn any child from couch potato to nature lover!
6/5/2016 5:44:11 PM
When school is out for the summer, local playgrounds and splash pads are filled with the sounds of children laughing, playing and learning! After all, who isn't up for a game of freeze tag at the park, and who doesn't love spending a few moments cooling off at the splash pad?
5/27/2016 1:05:47 PM
No Fault Sport Group provided and installed our poured-in-place rubber surface for Imagination Playground at the Omaha Children's Museum. This is a spectacular place where children can play in different types of interactive settings.
5/11/2016 9:58:29 AM
No Fault Sport Group provided and installed our No Fault Safety Surface for the playground at Tom Sawyer Island at Amelia Earhart Park in Hialeah, Florida. This playground contains natural elements like trees and boulders along with our rubber playground surfacing in an "earthy" brown color.