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Want your little kids to explore and be more active outdoors? Then you’ve got to give them something really fun and entertaining, like this DIY outdoor music wall!
There are many ways to create an outdoor music wall/sound wall. You can use your existing fence or build something to mount the ‘musical instruments’ on, such as the 2×12 timber you see above. You can also buy peg boards or other items like a pallet.
This DIY play equipment is very inexpensive, too! Anything that makes a good sound when hit by the ‘drum stick’ can be mounted on this wall. So simply search through your old items/recycling bin – you don’t need to buy new materials for this project! You can even use scrap PVC pipes from a previous DIY project or parts of a broken musical instrument or toy, like the xylophone.
As long as you put everything together so that they’re secure, this DIY outdoor music wall is a great play equipment your kids will surely love!
Want to build one for your kids?
Be inspired by more examples of an outdoor music/sound wall in our album. You can also learn more about the featured music wall above by heading over to the step-by-step tutorial linked below!
You’ll need these materials:
- 2 x 12 Timber
- 4 x 4 Timber Posts
- Bolts, Screws and Hooks
- Pea Gravel and Soil
- Cream (tea) Dispenser
- Gelatin mold
- Broiler Parts
- Drying Rack
- Pot lid
- “Drum Sticks” (Whisks, Large Spoons, and Potato Masher)
- Plastic Caddy with Holes (for storing “drum sticks”)
And these tools:
- Measuring Tape
- Circular Saw
- Spirit Level
- Cordless Drill
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You can get step-by-step instructions from Asia Citro over at Fun at Home with Kids…