About Central Coast Playgrounds


Central Coast PlaygroundsPrior to the start up of Central Coast Playgrounds, owner, Steve Strachan, was an employee of the Santa Barbara County Parks Department for 15 years. As a Supervisor, he obtained the knowledge and gained the experience in all aspects of construction and maintenance of playgrounds and play-fields and their very unique and specialized needs.

Central Coast Playgrounds began operations in January of 2000. We offer all aspects of park and play-field needs:

  • Playground installation, repair and CPSI Certified Inspections and Audits.
  • All related playground site work, which includes but not limited to, concrete, play surfacing (synthetic turf, wood fiber, and pour-in-place) and excavation.
  • Construction of shade structures (both cloth and metal).
  • Construction of sports and athletic courts and fields.
  • Assembly and installation of site furnishings.
  • Specializes in Natural Play Environments, especially at preschool sites.

Our Manufacturers

We have worked with many manufacturers of play equipment/site furnishings over the years and are Factory Certified Installers for the following: 

Landscape Structures  Kompan  Play World Systems Miracle GameTime Playmart