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How to Build a Privacy Courtyard

All it takes to transform a drab concrete patio into a charming private courtyard is some cinderblocks, pre-cast stone and fencing.

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Top 26 Courtyards Projects

  1. 1. Blog Cabin: Charming Outdoor Spaces

    Check out the cozy outdoor spaces from past DIY Blog Cabins at diynetwork.com.

  2. 2. Blog Cabin 2010: Basketball Court Tour

    Visit DIYNetwork.com to learn more about the backyard basketball court of Blog Cabin 2010. See backyard basketball court pictures and t...

  3. 3. How To Add Finishing Touches to a Courtyard

    Learn how to finish a courtyard by installing fence sections along the front wall, then adding stones atop the cap blocks to complete t...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  4. 4. Heated Outdoor Sandstone Patio (02:12)

    A courtyard receives a makeover, including a heated sandstone floor.

  5. 5. From Fortress to Fabulous (00:03:14)

    Jason and crew make a work of art in a yard that once resembled a fortress.

  6. 6. Private Outdoor Shower Design (00:02:59)

    Even a small outdoor space can become a peaceful private courtyard.

  7. 7. Outdoor Season: Perfect Spaces

    Visit DIYNetwork.com for the best outdoor room design tips and project ideas for outdoor rooms, outdoor kitchens and living spaces.

  8. 8. Heavy-Duty Outdoor Kitchen (00:02:42)

    These passionate cooks now have a suitably heavy-duty outdoor kitchen.

  9. 9. How To Install a Fence Around a Courtyard

    This custom wrought-iron fence adds a touch of architectural luxury to a courtyard.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  10. 10. Canal Brick Courtyard (20:00)

    An uninviting yard is transformed into a tumbled brick courtyard.

  11. 11. Courtyard Makeover (05:10)

    Watch a neglected courtyard get a makeover with this plan for a shady paradise.

  12. 12. How to Grow a Vegetable Garden in a Courtyard

    In this courtyard, cordon tomatoes and runner beans have been trained up the wall and fence to make the best use of the vertical space...

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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  13. 13. How To Install Cap Blocks and Pre-Cast Stone to a Courtyard Wall

    A cinderblock wall around a courtyard gets the finishing touches.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 14. Contemporary Private Courtyard (00:03:48)

    A space with three existing walls becomes a contemporary private courtyard.

  15. 15. Blog Cabin 2010: Basketball Court Pictures

    Visit DIYNetwork.com to learn more about the backyard basketball court of Blog Cabin 2010. See backyard basketball court pictures and t...

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