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“Chat” or “Friendly” Park Benches For Grownups Catching On Like Buddy Benches For Students

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Park Benches have many purposes. One might be to relax and take in the greenery, fresh air and sunshine. Another is to socialize with friends or relatives. The challenge today is that many people don’t have someone to talk to. This is especially true for the elderly, handicapped, people with learning disabilities or mental illness. While we live in an ... Read More »

Why Recycled Plastic Benches Are Perfect For Outdoor Environments, Even Ferry Boats

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­­­ You may have noticed that the commercial site furnishings business is seeing a major shift from traditional wooden benches to the use of innovative and environmentally-friendly Recycled Plastic Benches. This is taking place for a number of reasons. Here are some of them: Advancements in Recycling Technology: When manufacturers first started reusing plastic scrap and building products, there were ... Read More »

Study Shows Just Sitting On A Park Bench In A Green Space Will Elevate Your Happiness

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  Visiting a local park and just relaxing on a park bench will make you happier, even if all you do is sit. That’s the findings of a new park study conducted by the University of Alabama Department of Occupational Therapy. Researchers collected data from 98 visitors to three parks in Mountain Brook, Alabama – the Overton, Jemison and Cahaba ... Read More »

National Park Typeface Replicating Iconic Letters On Park Signs Now Available – For Free

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Hundreds of millions of people, including more than 330 million people saw these iconic letters in 2017. They are all over our national parks. The letters spell a variety of messages. They identify a park. That pond. A path. An overlook. Everything you see in a park. Yet, ironically, that familiar, popular type of lettering could only be found outdoors. ... Read More »