Posts Tagged ‘backyard’

Where to find landscape inspiration

Brainstorming ideas for a perfect landscape can be fun. Inspiration is everywhere! But where do you find the right visuals to share with your spouse, and perhaps your landscaper, to ensure you get the result you want? Here are two websites bursting with photos of interesting designs, plus DIY tips and expert suggestions. Pinterest On…

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Create your dream backyard in 2017

Your backyard should reflect your tastes and lifestyle. It’s not just some place to store the outdoor grill and potty the dog. This year, choose a backyard project that will morph your outside space into your family’s go-to hangout spot. Here are some inspiring design ideas for creating your dream backyard in 2017: Create a…

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Planning the perfect Labor Day outdoor party

Labor Day weekend is summer’s last hurrah. Celebrate the end of the season with an easy outdoor party, where the emphasis is on fun instead of fuss. Here are some simple ideas for a memorable Labor Day party.   Spruce up your yard: Major projects can wait. Just give your outdoor space a quick pick-me…

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Easy ways to transform your backyard into a staycation destination

Extend your summer vacation fun beyond whatever time off your family has from work and school. These days, families are transforming their backyards into staycation destinations. Forget pricey hotels and astronomical amusement park admissions. Invite the gang over for your own brand of excitement. Here are two simple steps for creating your backyard staycation destination:…

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Transform Your Lawn into an Outdoor Recreation Center!

Five DIY Projects for More Outdoor Family Fun It’s never too early (or late) to start planning more family-friendly outdoor activities. No matter what part of the country that you live in, here are five tried and true ways to squeeze more fun per square foot out of your outdoor space. Whether you have lovely…

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