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Kid Structures Prepares Houston's Beach Family for New Adventures
Date:4/1/2010

Local swing set maker joins with ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition to help make family’s dreams a reality.

Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 1, 2010 -- When Tom Corcoran, owner of Kid Structures in Houston, was approached with an opportunity to help fulfill the dreams of a very special family, the question was not if he would do it but when he could get started. Just days away from the anticipated two-hour premier of ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition episode featuring the touching story and home rebuild of Houston’s Beach family, Corcoran reflects upon the privilege and challenge that came with designing and constructing a play structure for the family’s 12 children—some with special needs.

“When you’re in the business of inspiring healthy play like we are, it’s an honor to get involved with something as touching as this,” said Corcoran referring to the Beach family home rebuild project. After learning of the family’s heart-felt story, the Kid Structures design team spent several weeks looking at how it could transform a simple play structure into a magical place that the Beach’s kids could enjoy for years.

The company received the green light to begin construction on what would become an 18-foot-by-26-foot multi-level wooden swing set in early January, just four days before the rebuild was scheduled to begin. Having already drawn up the plans and eagerly awaiting this day, the Kid Structures team was ready to get started.

They spent the four days leading up to the installation date pre-building as much of the play structure as they could in the company&rsqu
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