It’s easy to get stuck in a creative gardening rut. You may even begin to lose your passion for gardening altogether. Don’t let this happen! It’s time to roll up your sleeves and get creative with some DIY backyard ideas.
If you’ve been pondering over new backyard ideas but haven’t come up with anything worthwhile, these DIY garden ideas could be for you.
Sometimes simple is best. This bench encompasses that idea. Just take two wood logs of equal diameter and length and place a long, flat piece of wood on top of them. Secure them together with steel nails and voila, your new bench is finished!
This fold-down bar is a fun weekend activity to do, especially if you can bribe your friends with a cocktail to help you out.
Bring the beach to your backyard with this DIY project. Making your next backyard DIY a sandpit for your kids will definitely put you in the good books for a while. Here’s a very easy-to-follow guide on making your own sandpit for the backyard!
If you don’t have a green thumb, raised garden beds take the hassle out of gardening. You don’t have to worry about having bad soil when you can create your own perfect soil mix in these little raised garden beds.
Remember Bill and Ben, the flower pot men? A children’s classic. And now you can have your very own flower pot people in your garden.
15. Garden Pond
A pond is a lovely touch to any garden. This step-by-step guide will guide you in creating your own garden pond. You will also need a water pump, underlay and pond liner so it may be easier if you just buy a good pond set.
This fun DIY wind chime is made from green and blue sea glass. Head down to the beach and forage for your own to save yourself some money. An added bonus of using sea glass is it creates some beautiful reflections when the sun hits it.
Of course, not all projects are DIY projects. And for your backyard, there are some things you’ll want to leave to the professionals. That’s us! Whether you’re after a verandah extension to your home or some nifty new outdoor blinds, our backyard living experts are ready to offer you the best advice. Make the most of your weekends and contact us today for a free measure and quote on your big outdoor projects!