Clara Adams Backyard August 03rd, 2018
Another popular category of lawn ornaments is anything that moves as the wind blows. Miniature windmills that sit on the ground can also double as a bird house or a planter. Wind chimes hooked onto a tree branch will provide...
Corrine Le Backyard August 12th, 2018
A backyard sundial not only makes a unique conversation piece, it's also functional. When installed correctly, sundials keep quite accurate time. While horizontal sundials are the most common, there are also vertical sundials that can be hung on a wall....
Leann Christensen Backyard August 12th, 2018
These coverings can also be used to match other features in the yard such as the swimming pool. Now, this may seem like an odd idea, but with a little paint almost anything is possible, color wise. If you would...
Jessie Petty Backyard August 12th, 2018
Teak outdoor furniture presents a picture of elegance and reflects the owner's obvious sense of decorating style as well as their knowledge of something that is a cut above any others on the market. The wood used in constructing this...
Susanne Holcomb Backyard August 12th, 2018
The most common yard accessories cater to birds and include the bird feeder, bird house and bird bath. The reason they are so popular is because they attract birds to the yard and give them an incentive to stay a...
Polly Vaughan Backyard August 12th, 2018
Finally, place your feeders in a spot that other animals, like squirrels and raccoons, can't get to. Place the feeders on tall shepherd's hooks or posts with baffles on them so the animals can't climb up to the feeders....
Cassie Casey Backyard August 12th, 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...
Clara Adams Backyard August 12th, 2018
Another category is items that are both attractive and practical. Large clocks, decorative thermometers, and rain gauges can add beauty and function to an outdoor garden area. One can have fun seeing how much it rained during the day or...