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DIY Deck Renovation Ideas

Summer is here and it’s time to renovate that deck of yours! It doesn’t matter what kind of budget you are on, these DIY deck renovation ideas are great for all! Check them out below. Deck Renovation Ideas: Stair Gate If you have kids or rambunctious pets at least, it might be a good idea … Read more

How To Build A DIY Sandbox With Seats

Last summer, I built my kiddos a DIY sandbox with seats and it quickly became the highlight and hit of our backyard. Because my kids loved it so much, I knew it would be perfect to share here. Find my favorite tutorial for a DIY sandbox with seats below! This DIY sandbox with seats for … Read more

Doable Backyard Projects For Everyone

If you spend a lot of time at home in your backyard, and a lot of us do, you might want to revamp it a little with a few easy backyard projects for this summer. But don’t be intimidated by the word “projects,” they’re really actually very easy to DIY them yourself. Check out how … Read more

Say No To Nursing Homes With Granny Pods/Backyard Cottage (And Keep Your Family Close)

I’ll admit it, when my husband first approached me about building a “granny pod” in our backyard, I was admittedly a little skeptical. Why would I want this small house in my backyard? What exactly is there to DO with it? But after several long conversations, I am proudly a granny pod/backyard cottage convert. We … Read more

Outdoor Kitchen Bars: Sink, Stove, And Meat Spit

For years, it’s been a dream of my husband to install an outdoor kitchen bar in our backyard. We’ve always dreamed of hosting our summer parties out back, and my husband DOES love to cook in front of an audience. After years of wishing for something like this, we finally made it happen last summer … Read more

We Got “Stoned” With Rustoleum

We Got “Stoned” With Rustoleum Okay, okay, now I don’t mean literally! Though, without proper ventilation, while DIYing, this can really happen to anyone. But in all seriousness, I really do love the stone spray paint variety by Rustoleum. It’s such a quick and easy way to add a bit of texture should any of … Read more