Hobikken Junior Playhouse
Garden playhouse Hobikken Junior
Nordic, warm and comfortable design. This garden playhouse is inspired by Nordic architecture, with predominately warm colours and red and dark tones. A spacious interior that allows many possibilities of play. The garden playhouse of Hobikken Junior has been made in plywood birch wood. Its Nordic style and modern design, characteristic of the SmartPlayhouse houses, made it a modern and warm garden playhouse at the same time. The wood that has been used is highly resistant to the weather. In addition, in all outdoor playhouses the floor is mounted on a shaped platform, which allows the circulation of air under the house.
The main material of this garden playhouse is Birch plywood. It is a material that is highly resistant since it’s made of a dense wood and glued with phenolic resins ideal for wet environments. The board comes with a sealant (Sikkens Kodrin) on the edges and two coats of water-based paint, which gives it a high resistance to weathering. The colors outside around the windows are black, and sides in brown semi-transparent (teak & mahogany). The interior is painted in teak + transparent. The indoor flooring of this garden playhouse is also made of Birch plywood with phenolic glue. The top layer of the floor is finished with a non-slip material, similar to those used on slides and other children’s playground equipment. The roof is made on birch plywood 18mm thick, and has thermal insulation (Rockwool) and precast waterproof EPDM rubber material with a water drain pipe incorporated, to guarantee total water tight closure. Wall finishing with 4 aluminum bars, and gravel over roof.
Doors and windows
This garden playhouse has one door with design handles and finger protection in the hinge area. One operable window, and 3 stationary windows. They are all made with methacrylate, and the door opens outward for security reasons.
Color & Dimensions
Color: Interior: light teak. External sides: teak & mahogany semi-transparent. Windows: black.
Garden playhouse dimensions: 1,53m·1,53m ·1,70m (5′-x5’x5′-7”)
Packaging dimensions: 1,65×0,70×1,80m (5′-5”x2′-4”x5′-11”)
Garden playhouse’s weight: 290Kg (639 lb)
Über stylish We are architects and we love modern design and comfortable spaces. This garden playhouse is an authentic pieces of design work inspired by contemporary architecture. That is what makes them unique and sets them apart from traditional playhouses. Besides offering a private and safe place for children to play and develop their creativity, our unique playhouses add a touch of contemporary design both to your garden or home interior.
Best Materials The main material of this garden playhouse is birch marine plywood. Used in the aircraft industry, it is very resistant to all kinds of weather and very stable. The windows are made of methacrylate, an organic material that does not break like glass, and as it is flexible, it has a high impact resistance.
The hinges and all the fittings are of stainless steel to prevent damage from the weather. All openings have rubber gaskets to ensure a permanent seal against air and water. The cover is insulated with waterproof fabric and made of EPDM rubber. A drainpipe is incorporated so no welding nor fabric junction should be done
Excellent pedagogic tool A SmartPlayhouse is a modern and comfortable space that provides children with their own private and safe place to play and develop their creativity and ability to share. The children can enjoy their free playtime displaying their attitudes, desires and beliefs while stimulating their physical, affective, social and cognitive development. This non-directed playtime also encourages team-work, decision-making, conflict resolution, role-playing and finally the necessary aptitudes for a good future development in the society that surrounds them.
Extra safe and sound This garden playhouse is designed with the children well being and safety in mind so that while they play and have fun, the parents can really relax. In our playhouses every detail has been studied carefully to offer an extremely safe space for children, like finger protection, belleved corners, methacrylate glass, water-borne paintings, etc. They are designed following strict guidelines that exceed the European and American Safety Standard requirements (EN71 and ASTM F963).
Ecology The playhouses are designed and created to minimize its impact on the environment and follow strict sustainability criteria from the design. For this reason, each of the elements, materials and necessary processes have been selected to build the playset. The main material of the indoor playhouse is recycled fiberwood, so only with the material which is used, we contribute to reduce CO2 in the atmosphere. The windows of the houses they are made of methacrylate, an organic material and therefore recyclable.