Miller & Associates Blog


Miller & Associates Blog

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission there are more than 200,000 children injured on America’s playgrounds each year. Many of these accidents could be prevented by having a playground safety, maintenance and inspection program.

Check out some of the latest commercial playground products from BCI Burke!

Gaenslen School, Howard Avenue Montessori, and Spanish Immersion School installed new school playground equipment with poured-in-place rubber surfacing.

BCI Burke is having a sale! Enjoy discounted pricing on over 20 playground structures, designed for a variety of ages and budgets. If you need help deciding which structure is best for your project, contact us and we will meet with you at no charge or obligation.

Over 20 years ago, the City of Racine Police Department embraced the community policing philosophy, deciding to locate themselves where crime was the worst. The police department built its own house in a problem area to set a good example for the neighborhood.

BCI Burke's new Wobbly Web rope climber is the perfect way to add an extra climbing challenge to your playground. Kids will have so much fun playing and socializing, they won't even realize they are building strength, balance and coordination.

The ClubHouse™ Timber Tower is made from durable GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) featuring realistic rock and tree bark textures that blend perfectly into natural surroundings. This life-like “tree house” design encourages creative play while providing a challenging rock climbing event and adventurous crawl tunnel. Watch the video for a closer look:

If you can dream it, we can design and deliver it! New products for 2014 include the ClubHouse line of panels and roofs, new NaturePlay climbing boulders and links, and inclusive equipment such as the Sound Garden of activity panels. See it all in the new 2014 BCI Burke Catalog:

With so many different options out there, it can be easy to get lost when trying to choose the right swing set for your playground. There are a variety of styles for the frames, including traditional & contemporary, which both have 2-way and 3-way options. After the frame, there is the matter of the swing seat. And don't forget the safety surfacing.

Children naturally use their senses to explore and learn about their world and how it works. Our sensory play panels from BCI Burke provide a wonderful variety of opportunities for children to engage in active learning and play, which is vital to their developmental growth.