Window screen sewn snd attached to pvc pipe with hand crank winch to roll up cover. Screen keeps out leaves and cats but allows water in for fun sandcastle making consistency. (Or just staple to wood, maybe?
Adding stumps and other balancing elements creates a sand play area that is so much more than just a sand box. This appeals to a much wider age range than a box of sand. Can become a fire pit when the kids get older.
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