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35 Swingin’ Backyard Swing Ideas

Welcome to our backyard swing gallery! When you are set on kicking back and enjoying your yard, nothing is better than the right seat. There are countless seating options for an outdoor area, but one category stands alone. Yard swings can serve multiple functions. A swing can be an entertaining activity, both for children and …

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50 Garden and Backyard Retaining Wall Ideas and Terraced Gardens (Photos)

Welcome to our photo gallery featuring a selection of the most luxurious and beautiful terrace gardens with retaining walls we could find! We hope you can glean a retaining wall idea or two from the list we’ve provided below. If you do, let us know! The use of terrace gardens dates back millennia to ancient …

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32 Backyard Rock Garden Ideas

Welcome to our gallery of marvellous rock gardens! You’re probably here because you’ve heard of rock gardens before, and you’re looking for a little bit of inspiration. Rock gardening is becoming increasingly popular, and we wanted to get into our own rock garden design ideas! The idea behind rock gardening is having a very minimal …

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22 Creative Lattice Fence Ideas for Gardens and Backyards

5 Ways to use Leftover Lattice Fencing Indoors Throwing out left-over lattice panels from your fencing project really shouldn’t be an option. Not when there’s lots of ways to use them up around the house. If you’re using wood lattice you’ll find that easy to work it and paint. With Vinyl lattice, assuming you didn’t …

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4 Types of Easy Greenhouses For Your Backyard or Balcony

Growing one’s own fruits and vegetables is a right of passage every human should experience. The level of pride that arises from poking a tiny hole in the soil and planting a seedling, to watching it sprout, to visiting it every morning to see its progression. The experience of picking that glorious ripe tomato and …

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What’s Up with the Backyard Chicken Farm Craze?

After the pandemic was declared, people began to panic-buy at the grocery store. Toilet paper shortages are being reported all over the US, and no one can get bread so making your own has become an essential skill. Depending on where you live, canned goods are in abundance while fresh produce rots, or you can …

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75 Fence Designs, Styles, Patterns, Tops and Ideas (Backyard & Front Yard)

Today we bring you our large gallery featuring a bewildering variety of fence designs and ideas for front and backyards. These yard structures can enhance or hurt home aesthetic as much as many other outdoor features. The art of yard fencing has evolved throughout the years, from simple property separators built with any available materials, to complex, artfully …

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Artificial Grass Pros and Cons (My Buddy Put it In His Backyard and This is What I Think)

My friend who lives down the street who has a kid in the same class as my oldest son, put in artificial grass in a section of his backyard where the trampoline is located and his small putting green. The response from other guests is interesting (we go there often for BBQs etc.). Many other …

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47 Backyard Hot Tub Ideas (Deck, Garden, Covered, Pergola and More)

Welcome to our gallery of wonderful hot tub ideas! If you are looking to add a feature to your yard, a hot tub is not a bad idea. A hot tub brings people together, since people love to relax and socialize in the warm waters. A hot tub can be functional in many different ways. …

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37 Backyard Chicken Coop Ideas (Photos and Charts)

Welcome to our gallery focusing on the colorful world of backyard chicken coop ideas. Residential chicken farming has really exploded in recent years, as people want to be both more frugal and self-sufficient. Adding to the allure is the fact that you can get into the chicken game rather easily. With a low hurdle for …

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60 Backyard and Patio Fire Pit Ideas (Different Types with Photo Examples)

Growing up we had a fire pit in the backyard. I loved it. We didn’t use it every night, but we used it enough that I have many fond memories of roasting hot dogs and marshmallows in our backyard. Fire pits, whether somewhere in the backyard or on the patio are super popular these days. …

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24 Different Types of Gardens for Your Yard and Home

Gardens are a staple to English homes. In fact, the English Housing Survey 2008 revealed that 78 percent of English homes have private gardens in their front and back yards. Dubai, on the other hand, houses the biggest garden in the world. Called Dubai Miracle Garden, it’s home to over 45 million flowers. Kew gardens is another …

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50 Modern Backyard Deck Ideas (Photos)

Welcome to our modern deck design photo gallery. This is our Modern Decks design gallery where you can browse photos below. We hope you find your inspiration here. We add new designs regularly. Related: Decks | Patios | Swimming Pools | Outdoor Kitchens | Online Patio Furniture Stores | Used Patio Furniture Stores | Mansion Deck …

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101 Walkway Ideas and Designs (Photos)

Welcome to today’s gallery, featuring pictures of walkway ideas in a multitude of materials and styles including pavers, flagstone, brick, concrete, wood, pebble, stone, gravel and more. Our gallery features front yard and backyard walkways. Enjoy the gallery. Related: Walkway Cost | Landscaping Rocks | Types of Pavers | Types of Concrete Blocks | Retaining Wall …

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60 Backyard Pond Ideas (Photos)

Welcome to our gallery featuring a selection of residential backyard water features, specifically in the form of ponds. Similar to backyard gardens, they add an extra element of beauty and relaxation to any outdoor space. All backyard ponds are a type of man-made water feature that have a primary focus on aquatic plants, although many …

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