+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 11
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    368
    Thanks
    374
    Thanked
    146
    Reviews
    1

    Default Cubby house - show me and some advice please

    I want to get the kids a cubby house for Christmas. We had one as kids and practically lived in it. I want one I can put in the yard with a kitchen etc.

    Does anyone have a good one? Can you share a picture ? Where did you get it from? Do your kids use it?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    8,406
    Thanks
    3,101
    Thanked
    4,532
    Reviews
    9
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Subbing! Realised on the weekend that my daughter does not need one more inside toy so we're thinking of getting her one big outside toy for Christmas and are thinking of a cubby house.

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to JR03 For This Useful Post:

    Little Miss Sunshine  (04-08-2014)

  4. #3
    BH-KatiesMum's Avatar
    BH-KatiesMum is offline Community Manager
    Winner 2008 - The most optimistic poster
    Winner 2014 - Most Helpful Moderator
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Perth WA
    Posts
    23,025
    Thanks
    5,692
    Thanked
    6,152
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    Past Moderator
    200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a week
    I got one for our back yard a few years ago now

    http://www.foryourbackyard.com.au/products/cubby-houses

    its fantastic. DD loves it.

    I looked into them a lot, and while this is more expensive than I was really looking at, they have a good re-sale price when you are finished with them so I figured it was a better choice.

    I have the 'banksia' - which is a great size. It comes in pre-assembled peices. so 4 walls, 2 roof sections, the floor, and the porch section.

    It was easy to put together (takes 2 people) and DD loves it.

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to BH-KatiesMum For This Useful Post:

    Ashfirst  (04-08-2014)

  6. #4
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Posts
    621
    Thanks
    1,324
    Thanked
    174
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Subbing

    Sent from my GT-I9505 using The Bub Hub mobile app

  7. #5
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    1,236
    Thanks
    516
    Thanked
    415
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Subbing!
    Looking for one for Christmas too. Haven't found the perfect one yet.

  8. #6
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    520
    Thanks
    171
    Thanked
    69
    Reviews
    7
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    This is DDs cubby house. We got it and the kitchen set to go in it built. I love it. The only thing I would change is I would have the front verandah wider and to go round the 3 sides instead of 2.
    DD uses if often and has done since she was 2.
    Attached Images

  9. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Isabellabean For This Useful Post:

    Ashfirst  (04-08-2014),olismumma  (04-08-2014)

  10. #7
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    368
    Thanks
    374
    Thanked
    146
    Reviews
    1
    Quote Originally Posted by Isabellabean View Post
    This is DDs cubby house. We got it and the kitchen set to go in it built. I love it. The only thing I would change is I would have the front verandah wider and to go round the 3 sides instead of 2.
    DD uses if often and has done since she was 2.
    Wow, where did you get it from? It is fantastic.

  11. #8
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    1,236
    Thanks
    516
    Thanked
    415
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    At what age do most kids (girls in particular) stop using their cubby houses?

  12. #9
    BH-KatiesMum's Avatar
    BH-KatiesMum is offline Community Manager
    Winner 2008 - The most optimistic poster
    Winner 2014 - Most Helpful Moderator
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Perth WA
    Posts
    23,025
    Thanks
    5,692
    Thanked
    6,152
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    Past Moderator
    200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a week
    DD is 8 and still uses hers

  13. The Following User Says Thank You to BH-KatiesMum For This Useful Post:

    bezzy  (04-08-2014)

  14. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    1,236
    Thanks
    516
    Thanked
    415
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    DD is 5 I'm hoping she gets a few years use from it, I will pick one more suitable for an older child if I can.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Moving house - tips and advice
    By JR03 in forum House & Gardens
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 29-06-2014, 20:31
  2. Cubby House
    By Angels4me in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 26-12-2013, 12:54
  3. Tell me about your kid's cubby house?
    By SpecialPatrolGroup in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 30
    Last Post: 01-11-2013, 07:28

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
ProSwimProSwim Rostrevor runs learn to swim classes for children and adults. Lessons are run during the Summer months ...
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›