Gay Barnes Backyard August 16th, 2018
To keep your backyard retreat enjoyable, as well as presentable, design plenty of storage options for the common backyard items that aren't the most attractive. Store tools and lawn equipment out of sight in a storage shed or under the...
Abby Boyle Backyard August 21st, 2018
First, consider the outdoor needs of you and your family. If you have children, designate a play area in an open area of your backyard. Use colorful containers or a large plastic bin to store outdoor toys and design a...
Corina Case Backyard August 21st, 2018
One of the best ways to beautify a backyard is with colorful flowers and interesting plants. Backyard decorations can enhance the beauty of your flower or vegetable garden. There are decorative items that make it easy to create an impressive...
Susanne Holcomb Backyard August 21st, 2018
Rain chains, called "kusari doi" in their native Japan, make beautiful and practical backyard decor. Although rain chains have been used for centuries in Japan to gather water, these days in the west they're used primarily for draining water from...
Penelope Preston Backyard August 21st, 2018
Some people embrace utilizing objects in their decorating. Stepping stones scattered throughout the lawn or garden accent well with the natural surroundings. Some people like stones that replicate paw prints, while others are stamped or carved with an inspirational quote....
Polly Vaughan Backyard August 21st, 2018
The next category is large objects that make a statement in your garden. Fountains are stunning to look at and the burbling water is a soothing influence to any space. Wire or metal sculptures can be artistic and abstract and...
Carole Carroll Backyard August 21st, 2018
Birdhouses and garden gnomes are fine if you don't mind having the same garden decor everyone else has. If you're looking for a way to express your unique personal style, though, don't just settle for the ideas you get from...
Corina Case Backyard August 20th, 2018
Another theme many choose is to make the yard look like a day at the beach. This can be accomplished with bamboo torches, tiki items, canvas chairs, colorful lights, shells, sand, garland, and festive tables. The Bamboo torches and tiki...