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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 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...

  2. 2. 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
  3. 3. Heavy-Duty Outdoor Kitchen (00:02:42)

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

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

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

  5. 5. Zen Spa (03:45)

    Dean and Derek transform a backyard into an outdoor room for meditation.

  6. 6. 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
  7. 7. 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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  8. 8. Craftsman Home, Craftsman Yard (00:02:23)

    The Moss brothers create a backyard to complement a Craftsman-style home.

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

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

  10. 10. Heated Outdoor Sandstone Patio (02:12)

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

  11. 11. Hardscape-Heavy Yard Remodel (00:03:15)

    Turning a 'prison yard' into a dream space requires a hardscape-heavy redo.

  12. 12. Private Outdoor Courtyard (03:57)

    The Gwinns' new outdoor living area helps soften noise from a nearby road.

  13. 13. Blog Cabin: Charming Outdoor Spaces

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

  14. 14. How to Create a Custom Courtyard

    A courtyard with brick is an easy, colorful way to bring a sense of design and purpose to a yard.

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  15. 15. Quirky, Artsy Outdoor Kitchen (00:03:51)

    Jake and Joel build a pergola and outdoor kitchen area for 'quirky' cooks.

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