Our Exclusive Playground Design Software
The PlayDesigner software was designed specifically to empower Playcraft Designers and Distributors with the ability to create fresh new playground designs or modify existing designs quickly and easily.
Unlike bulky, complicated CAD packages, PlayDesigner is a user-friendly, playground specific design program. PlayDesigner makes it easier than ever to create or modify playground designs in a timely manner.
For the users who do not wish to start from scratch, Playcraft Systems has created an extensive library of pre-built playground designs that can assist you in your playground planning process.
Safety Guidelines and Compliance
The PlayDesigner software works in the background to make sure your design meets the latest safety guidelines and also tests for compliance with ASTM, CPSC, and CSA. It enables the playground designer to create or modify playground designs using a simple drag and drop method in a 2D plan view. Components snap together automatically and can be configured in a variety of ways. Colors can be assigned in 3D mode by simply clicking on color palettes by component category (Posts, Decks, Collars, etc.). Users will be able to pan, rotate and zoom the camera and even save preset camera views. PlayDesigner keeps a running total of the weight and price and makes sure you stay within your designated budget. When the design is complete, users can print their complete proposal including 2D and 3D drawings, bill of materials, Design Summary, Cover Letter and much more.
With help from our nationwide consultants, ordering playgrounds is easy.
Our talented playground representatives have the skill and experience to help you shape the dream of that perfect playground into a workable reality. They are eager to assist you with everything from site evaluations to age-appropriate activities, tips on design, colors and features, and budget concerns including fundraising.
PlayDesigner is a crucial part of the planning process, but not the only part.
The planning process starts with your playground vision. Playcraft then takes that vision and hands it off to the Design Services department. There you will be assigned a personal ASTM certified playground designer to help bring your playground concept to life. Once you're satisfied with the design of the playground you'll be ready to move on to the next steps in the process!