Use Your House Look at the lines of your home -- it might give you the perfect spot to place a deck (and make mowing or other yard-maintenance chores easier to boot). This deck-and-pergola combination, for example, is a perfect solution for an odd space.
create a living wall this season: Build a rolling planter. Build a basic rectangle planter, put it on casters, and attach a simple-grid trellis. Design via Bangs Boutique. --- This may work as a privacy screen on our small backyard deck!
17 Easy and Cheap Curb Appeal Ideas Anyone Can Do (on a budget!)
Make Storage Multitask (pool area?) Solve two outdoor problems -- a lack of seating and of storage -- at once. Transform wooden chests with paint and custom cushions made of waterproof foam and fabric. (For backyard toys, gardening stuff, and pool chems)
Lounge space outside for those warm summer nights. Patio season is upon us! Backyard design and landscaping can transform your outdoor living space! Outdoor entertaining is made better with these easy backyard treatments.