Backyard Projects

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Build Your Own Fire Pit

Ward off the darkness and bring in your friends.

Make Your Own Outdoor Movie Theater

Host a summer of movie nights in 7 steps.

Building a Clubhouse

A clubhouse is a place where kids have the opportunity to use their creative imaginations and play in

DIY Power-Up Mushrooms: Backyard Seating

Take your landscaping to the next level.

Six Things to Consider When Installing Backyard Lighting

Avoid costly mistakes when installing backyard lights by considering these points.

Plastic Outdoor Playhouse: Pros and Cons

A plastic outdoor playhouse is a great option should you be looking for an item your younger child can

Craft Wood Bench Furniture for the Patio

Making your own backyard wood bench furniture is a wonderful way to start out the summer. This is a great

Build A Private Dock Inexpensively And Safely

A private dock can be a great way to enjoy your waterfront property or mountain lake retreat. Your dock

Make Your Own Outhouse

If you have a large garden, an outhouse containing an outdoor bathroom is really convenient! Children

How To Build A Portable Shed

If you are planning to build a portable shed, here are a few points you should consider before you make

Build A Decorative Sundial For Your Yard

Building a decorative sundial for your yard provides a great landscaping accessory. If you build the

Building An Infrared Sauna For Your Home

You’ve decided the time is right to build an infrared sauna for your home. You do not want to job

Build A Stylish Portico In Five Steps

Adding a portico to your existing porch can create a sense of stylish elegance to your entryway. You

Make Your Shed A Playhouse

If you have a shed that isn’t being used, you can turn it into a shed playhouse without much effort.

Build A Sandbox In 6 Steps

Adding a sandbox to your backyard is a great way to enhance your backyard playground and offers kids

Building A Safe Outdoor Fire Pit

Gathering around an outdoor fire pit with friends and relatives is an enjoyable experience – especially

Building A Steam Shower Cabin

A steam shower cabin has always been used by people seeking to enjoy the health-related benefits derived

Steam Room Construction Basics

Adding a steam room to your home evokes a spa-like ambiance while offering health benefits. A steam

Build a Barbecue Pit in 5 Steps

Deciding to build a barbecue pit opens the world of backyard parties, al fresco dining and family activities.

Canopy Roof Building 101

A canopy roof acts as backyard shelter to protect outdoor gatherings, vehicles and anything else that

Build Your Own Spark Arrestor

If you have an outdoor fire pit, you should install a spark arrestor to ensure that no flaming debris

How To Build A Hot Tub House

A hot tub house combines the relaxation of a hottub with the privacy of an enclosed room, all in your

Build A Moisture-Proof Steam Room

To protect your walls and flooring from water damage, it is best to moisture-proof your steam room. It

How To Build A Wood-Fire Pizza Oven

An outdoor pizza oven offers a fun, unique way to make great-tasting pizza. While building a pizza oven

Build A Mortarless Retaining Stone Wall

A retaining wall can add curb appeal and value to your home. By carefully following these steps, you

How To Construct A Copper Dome

A copper dome will add a dramatic look to any gazebo or structure. They look beautiful, add a distinctive

How To Build A Wood-Burning Fire Pit

Build a wood-burning fire pit to maximize use of your backyard, even during the cooler months of the

Make a Safe Tire Swing for Children

Children love to play on tire swings when they’re growing up. However, tire swings can be dangerous

Swing Set Maintenance

Maintaining a swing set won't be costly or time consuming. By following a few maintenance tips, you will

How To Decorate A Swing Set

Decorate your swing set create a custom designed play area. This is an excellent project in which to

Swing Set Safety: Four Ways to Keep Kids Safe

As with any play or outdoor equipment, playing a swing set carries a certain level of potential hazard.

How To Lay A Flagstone Walkway

A flagstone walkway can introduce an attractive and functional feature into your garden or simply give

Moving a Playhouse

Moving a playhouse can be a rather daunting task. Depending on the type of playhouse you have, and depending

Moving A Wooden Swing Set

A wooden swing set looks great among the trees and foliage of your backyard. When you move houses or

Making A Metal Picnic Table

Make dining outside more fun by eating at your homemade picnic table. A standard outdoor table and chairs

How to Build an Outdoor Playhouse

An outdoor playhouse in the backyard is a classic place for both boys and girls to play outside. Not

Enhancing Your Outdoor Playhouse With These Tips

Customize your children's outdoor playhouse to create an even more functional and imaginative space for

Renovate Your Old Outdoor Playhouse

Whether you are fixing up your old childhood playhouse for your own kids, or simply sprucing it up for