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Relaxing Budget-Wise Gardens

Getting away and building a restful retreat doesn't have to blow your budget.

Create an Oasis of Your Own

How to Build Flagstone Stairs

Flagstone Stairs

Add function and character to a backyard with a flagstone staircase.

Flagstone How-To


12 Gardens We Love

12 Gardens We Love from Rate My Space

DIYers across the country share their backyard spaces so you can take away some ideas.

Sweet Retreats

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Backyard How-to Videos

Backyard Video Projects

Watch these great videos for ideas to blowout your backyard.

Places to Play in the Backyard

Backyard Play Areas

If your backyard is really a playground, take a look at these inspiring photos.

Top 100 Backyards Projects

  1. 1. How to Build a Backyard Retreat

    Paul Ryan, host of Weekend Handyman, demonstrates how to build a backyard retreat. This 8' x 10' getaway cottage comes in a kit that ca...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  2. 2. Bali Escape (20:01)

    A young couple gets a "Bali" themed makeover for their neglected backyard.

  3. 3. Pergola Tour From Blog Cabin 2014

    With a living wall draped with plants and all-weather materials, the backyard pergola provides a shaded spot to relax. Take a virtual t...

  4. 4. Backyard Upgrade (03:22)

    This family backyard is getting a major upgrade.

  5. 5. Concrete Firepit Updates Yard (00:01:00)

    Building an architectural concrete firepit adds modern element to yard.

  6. 6. Episode 11 Deck Time Lapse (00:34)

    Watch the Decked Out deck in episode 11 being built in 34 seconds.

  7. 7. Topiary Adds Elegance to Yard (00:01:00)

    Learn to prune a topiary like the professionals using a nursery conifer.

  8. 8. Multilevel Backyard Retreat (00:03:41)

    Retaining walls help turn a bare hill into a beautiful multilevel refuge.

  9. 9. Floating Deck - Part 1 (06:31)

    An ugly stucco wall, dead grass and plants and that's just about it.

  10. 10. Types of Decking Materials (00:57)

    Paul elaborates on the three decking materials he's using in a project.

  11. 11. Greenhouse Kit (04:22)

    Build a greenhouse in your own backyard with only this kit and a hammer.

  12. 12. Newlyweds' Dining Nook (03:59)

    Dean and Derek transform newlyweds' backyard from "frat party" to fabulous.

  13. 13. Replacing a Waterfront Deck (03:48)

    Paul and the crew repair, replace and redesign a welcoming waterfront deck.

  14. 14. Episode 12 Deck Time Lapse (00:39)

    Watch the Decked Out deck in episode 12 being built in 39 seconds.

  15. 15. Copper Top Food Prep Table (00:01:00)

    An outdoor food prep table is made from recycled lumber and a copper top.

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