15 Best Backyard DIYs

The backyard is a much used part of the home, especially in the summer. Here are 15 awesome backyard DIYs to spruce up your outdoor space.

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  • Movie Screen 2 of 16
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    This would be so rad to have. Every night would be backyard movie night!

    See more here on Wired.

  • Hammock 3 of 16
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    Make a simple hammock to escape to. You know you want one.

    See more here on Miss Lovie Creations.

  • Climbing Wall 4 of 16
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    Kids would love this! And if you have the space, you could make one for adults too!

    See more here on Impatiently Crafty.

  • Sandbox 5 of 16
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    This may just be the perfect sandbox. It has an umbrella, stripes and sand. What else does a little one need?

    See more here on Made.

  • Pallet Furniture 6 of 16
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    Make a fun (and mobile!) outdoor couch. I love it.

    See more here on Prudent Baby.

  • Awning 7 of 16
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    Make this simple and fringy awning to keep the unwanted sun out. Perfect for entertaining! 

    See more here on Prudent Baby.

  • Teepee 8 of 16
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    People say these are easy and fun to make, but I have a hard time believing them. I love this bright yellow one!

    See more here on Sunset.

  • Hanging Vases 9 of 16
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    Free up your table space for what's really important, the food! So pretty.

    See more here on The Sweetest Occasion

  • Chalkboard 10 of 16
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    I want to make one of these for my little one. It seems like it would be fun for the whole family! 

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  • Swing 11 of 16
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    I've always wanted a porch with a swing. I have a porch, now I guess I need to make a swing for two.

    See more here on Sunset.

  • Mini-Beach 12 of 16
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    I would love to have a mini-beach in my backyard. Clam bake, here I come!

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  • Getaway 13 of 16
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    This is a bit over my head, but how rad would it be to have one? Wouldn't it be an awesome playhouse? 

    See more here on Inhabitots.

  • Key Chime 14 of 16
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    I love the colors of this chime. Just be sure not to use keys to your own house. Could be asking for trouble. 

    See more here on Inner Child Fun.

  • Glowing Planters 15 of 16
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    This is genius and so cool looking. I'm seriously tempted by this one. 

    See more here on Stage Tecture

  • Marbled Fence 16 of 16
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    Drill some holes and fill them with marbles! It's like having a colorful polka dotted fence. What could be better?

    See more here on Garden Drama.

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