Construction & Building Toys

Construction Toys and Kits

Construction toys and kits are amongst the oldest toys around and have been a popular choice for decades. Construction toys are great for teaching children how to use their hands, how to get creative and how to solve puzzles. Construction sets and toys can be small, intricate building blocks, detailed model kits or basic building blocks for toddlers. These toys have been popular for so long because they help a child’s mental development as well as providing a lot of fun and enjoyment at the same time.

There are a variety of different construction toy brands available. One of the most popular and well-known brands of construction toy is LEGO. LEGO sets have been around since the 1930’s and have only got more and more popular since their initial release. LEGO sets include a variety of fun designs and sets to choose from, such as the popular LEGO Star Wars toys, which include LEGO kits of popular Star Wars characters, buildings, spaceships and other machines. LEGO also offer a range of other sets such as LEGO City, Harry Potter, Technic, Friends and more.

Another popular brand of construction toy is the Mega Bloks range. This popular maker of building blocks and toys has designed their toys for younger toddlers and babies, as well as some older designs. Mega Bloks are large, colourful blocks that are easy to put together and get creative with, suitable for children of all ages. There are also a range of Halo and Call of Duty Mega Blok sets for video game fans.

Other popular construction toys and kits consist of Meccano, K’nex, Bayco, Geomag, Marble Runs and more, all available in new and second hand conditions. Each construction kit will be unique in its own way, so if you have a preference for building blocks, magnetic pieces, basic nut and bolt sets or marble sets, there are lots of choices to choose from.