Hot Backyard Ideas to Try Now
Rustic Modern Outdoor Space 04:12
Fire Pits With Style 03:15
A gas- or wood-burning fire pit can quickly become the heart of a backyard.
Building a Backyard Water Feature 01:47
Chris Lambton demonstrates how to build a pond with a waterfall, plus a simpler fountain out of concrete. A water feature helps to make a relaxing backyard by adding tranquility to any setting.
Building a Pergola for Shade 01:34
A pergola can be an attractive addition to your backyard and is a great way to add dappled shade when there are no trees. Chris Lambton from Going Yard demonstrates the steps for building a pergola: 1) Digging and pouring the footings. 2) Anchoring the posts to the footings and adding the joists. 3) Attaching stringers to connect the sides of the pergola and add your own style. The only design rule for a pergola is that you like it.