Trampoline Safety Guidelines

Trampoline Safety Guidelines Can Save Your Life There is no doubt in the minds of those that have suffered trampoline injuries that having clearly outlined trampoline safety guidelines could have prevented the injury. For this reason, many consumer agencies and public safety coordinators are starting to take a closer look at trampoline safety and have developed a concrete set of guidelines that any trampoline owner should find beneficial to their trampoline experience. In the end, nothing is more important than the safety and welfare of our family and friends. Generally, we know all about trampolines and the fun that can be had on a summer night with our children as we leap about. We also know about the exercise that can be gained by jumping around on our trampoline. Many of us, however, are not well informed when it comes to the possibility of injury on a trampoline and do not follow adequate safety guidelines when we are on our trampolines with family and friends. Common Injuries According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, a trampoline is not safe for use at home, in gym class, or on playgrounds. The Academy clearly does not have a lot of faith in [...]

2018-01-10T19:34:21+00:00 August 30th, 2017|guides|

Rebounder Trampolines

One of the most exciting exercise workouts lately has been using mini trampolines for a great aerobic workout called "rebounding". So, is this just another fitness fad, or the start of something big? While its early yet, unlike other fitness routines, rebounders can be found within the ranks of teens to seniors. Given its wide age range, its great to see that you can get in shape and have fun doing it. We have all seen the advertisements on late night television. A room full of scantily clad young men and women exercising to hip hop music. Each one jumping up and down in synchronized unison with the others on their own tiny little trampoline. The exercise community calls this kind of trampoline a rebounder trampoline, a mini trampoline or just a rebounder for short. At first you might think those television advertisements are just flashy exercise gimmicks to take some of your hard earned cash and of course they are trying to sell you their rebounder trampoline along with some exercise program. But it may surprise you to know that the health and exercise benefits from using a rebounder trampoline are very real and the fun part is there [...]

2018-03-05T21:48:41+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Trampoline Parts

Need Trampoline Parts? Do You Need To Replace or A Replacement Part? Replacing parts for your trampoline is often something you don't think about until after something breaks. Do yourself and your family a favor: learn more about what parts make up your trampoline. Whether its a rebounder, or family sized, knowing how the various parts of your trampoline works will ensure safety for your family, and avoid costly repairs. If a trampoline part is giving you trouble and you don’t know if you should just invest in another trampoline, or is it better to replace the damaged trampoline part? Depending on the damaged part sometimes it is better just to get a new trampoline and at times just investing in a part will give you a brand new trampoline back.  The key is in knowing and identifying the difference. The first thing you should do is take an inventory of the parts that came with your trampoline. If you have saved the box and the various pieces of equipment that came with your original purchase, it might be that there were some extra or replacement parts included in the purchase. If there is nothing with the original purchase, or [...]

2017-08-30T20:53:03+00:00 August 30th, 2017|guides|

Preventing Breakdowns: The Best Trampoline Covers For Winter

With winter fast approaching, you realize the jumping is going to have sit out a season. Then the thought hits you... There’s no way your trampoline will be able to withstand the harsh elements that come along with winter. You wonder if you’ll have to break the whole thing down, or if they make trampoline covers for winter? Will A Cover Protect Your Trampoline Outside In Winter Months? There’s two answers to this question, depending on the severity of your winters. Severe Winters: Experts recommend breaking down your mat, protective netting, pads, and springs for harsh winters. No one will be using the trampoline outside anyway. They say to leave the frame up without a cover, though a trampoline anchor kit is a good idea in areas prone to high winds. Moderate Winters: Why break your mat down when foul weather will turn fair again in a matter of days? Here’s where trampoline covers for winter come in real handy. Opt for a full cover, or take only the netting down and cover the mat. Use trampoline anchors for high wind storms. Some Trampoline Winter Maintenance May Be Necessary If you break down your mat, pads, netting, and springs, your trampoline shouldn’t [...]

2017-08-30T20:49:11+00:00 August 30th, 2017|guides|

Zupapa Trampoline Review: 12 – 15 Foot Safety Certified Models

Zupapa Trampoline Review: 12 – 15 Foot Safety Certified Models Sticks and stones may break your bones but names will never hurt you. Unless the name is a trampoline that cares nothing for safety. As a main concern, safety should be one of the first considerations when looking to purchase a trampoline. What’s more, any company can throw a tag on a product claiming it’s safe. It’s always preferable to receive safety information from an outside source, and no organization does product safety better than TUV. Sharing the most important fact first in this Zupapa trampoline review, they all come with the German TUV safety stamp of approval. Check Current Price Intro To The Zupapa Trampoline Review With Zupapa trampolines, you can cross safety off the list. There’s still plenty of other factors you’re looking for that make a trampoline the right fit. Of course you’ll want to know what steps towards safety the trampoline offers. Features and specifications come next. It’s important the trampoline fits where you want it to go and that it holds enough weight. A two person trampoline may not be the best choice for a family of 6 to 8 people. Ease of assembly, durability, and price [...]

2017-08-30T20:42:20+00:00 August 30th, 2017|reviews|

Best Water Trampoline Reviews 2018 – Ultimate Buyer’s Guide

Whether you’re planning a party by the lake or you live right next to one, the water always adds an additional element of fun. But with a lake all by itself, kids and adults lose interest fast. That’s when a water trampoline or water bouncer saves the day. Dull placid water turns into a playground and water trampolines are good to use for years to come. Water trampolines provide great times, but get the wrong one and they can turn into a nightmare. Take full advantage of the info in this buyer’s guide to secure a top rated product. Don’t allow the purchase of a sub par water trampoline to ruin the party.   Buyer’s Guide To The Best Water Trampolines What Exactly Is A Water Trampoline Or Water Bouncer? Every story has a short and long version. A water trampoline is exactly what its name suggests, a trampoline that goes on the water. That’s the short story. Water trampolines also go by water bouncers, and they take on different designs. Some are larger in diameter. Other water trampolines have slides and inflatable extensions you can jump from. They go from small round units, to larger water park style trampolines. [...]

2018-03-05T18:22:20+00:00 August 30th, 2017|reviews|

Best Trampoline Reviews

Trampolines are a lot of fun and you probably have some cool childhood memories of playing with your family and friends on them. But now as adults, we have a family of our own, so we want to give our kids something that brings smiles to their faces, while also keeping them safe. Our trampoline reviews make it easy for you and your family to the find the best trampoline. The buying process can get tricky, and it’s important you have all the facts before you make a huge investment. Choosing the best trampoline can be confusing, and they aren’t cheap. It’s important to make sure your money is being well spent. Check out our comparison chart below. We’re sure you'll find a perfect model for your family.     Our Top 10 Rated Trampolines 1 – Skywalker 15′ Round Trampoline with Enclosure and Spring Pad The Skywalker is an extremely safe Trampoline that even comes with its own safety enclosed net and pads! This is so important especially if you have little ones that want to play on there! The pads will cradle them with support if they fall! This best rated trampoline has more of the traditional trampoline [...]

2018-05-11T11:55:07+00:00 August 30th, 2017|reviews|

How To Anchor A Trampoline: Users Guide & Reviews

As seasons turn from fair to foul, dark clouds loom. With them comes that old North wind. Sweeping gusts over 30 mph are common in some regions, while others may see them only during severe weather. Wherever it is you live, when strong winds blow they can cause problems. One issue a homeowner or renter does not want to deal with is an airborne trampoline. Blown out sliding glass doors, major siding damage, and trampolines at the bottom of swimming pools all may occur without preventive action. Knowing how to anchor a trampoline properly becomes important once you realize the enormity of the damage they’re capable of. All a trampoline needs is a little help from the wind. Knowing How To Anchor A Trampoline & The Facts About Wind The question you might be asking yourself is, “do I really need to worry about my trampoline blowing away?” The answer in all honesty is perhaps not. Flying trampolines are much more likely to lift off on properties that aren’t protected from the wind. If you live in a high wind area, it’s a no-brainer. You need effective trampoline anchors. But for those who don’t live in such places, how necessary [...]

2017-08-30T20:32:54+00:00 August 30th, 2017|guides|

Best Mini Trampoline For Kids & Toddlers Reviews (Updated May 2018)

Updated: May 2018. With so many great benefits, selecting the best kids trampoline for your kids or toddlers can be a great investment. Research has shown that a toddler trampoline has the potential to help with speech development. Most parents will agree that the idea of getting their kids active is a huge benefit. The modern world is full of so many “lazy” activities for kids: video games, tablets, and tv; the list goes on. A mini trampoline for kids is a great way to introduce your kid to the wonderful benefits of exercise. We’ve collected our top trampoline for kids models in the comparison chart below. We’re confident you’ll find the best mini trampoline for your kid(s).   Kids Indoor Trampolines Are Safer It may seem like a no-brainer to get a kids trampoline, but many people worry about the injury risks. The good news is these models are significantly safer than large backyard trampolines. The main reason they are safer is because the potential bounce height is only a fraction of the larger models. They are designed for the younger age group (3-8) and will have a low bounce. While there are always injuries risks for any physical activity, proper parent supervision will dramatically reduce the [...]

2018-05-12T14:14:07+00:00 August 30th, 2017|reviews|

BouncePro 14′ Round Trampoline w/ Enclosure Review

Today, we review the BouncePro 14′ round trampoline with enclosure to find out if it’s the right trampoline for your family. The BouncePro is one of the most popular trampolines purchased from physical storefronts. That’s not to say people don’t buy it online, as it can be purchased and shipped to you directly from Amazon.com. Out of the gate, we notice the BouncePro is priced lower than the Skywalker and SpringFree brands. Most people interested in the BouncePro want to know if its the best budget trampoline option on the market. As you know, a trampoline is no small investment, and it’s crucial to find one that meets your budget and safety concerns. Pros: Great value Sturdy build Comes with “Electron Buzz” game Easy to setup Includes safety enclosure net Cons: Poor customer service Complaints of missing parts Reviewers are polarized when it comes to the BouncePro 14′ trampoline. As an owner, you either love or hate the trampoline. So, what makes some fall in love, while others despise it? Why You Should Buy This Product The BouncePro is an awesome entry level trampoline because of its setup ease and price tag. If you’re new to the trampoline scene and want to test [...]

2017-08-30T20:27:01+00:00 August 30th, 2017|reviews|