Let’s face it… we’ve all spent a considerable amount of time at home over the past several weeks. One of the silver linings during this time has been a beautiful spring filled with sunny days, which means lots of time spent having fun in the backyard! Have you taken a look around and thought to yourself “You know what would look good back here? A brand new…” We’ve got you covered, Oakland Park! We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite backyard projects that will take your backyard to the next level this spring and summer. Each one comes with photos and easy-to-follow instructions to insure a smooth DIY process. Without any further ado… here is our list of five fun DIY backyard projects!

DIY Raised Garden Beds

Ever want to grow fresh veggies and flowers, but space is limited? A raised garden bed is a perfect solution!

DIY Firepit A firepit makes for a wonderful gathering place, and installing one is an easy afternoon project. DIY Landscape Lighting Adding landscape lighting to the exterior of your home can bring new life to your backyard (or front yard). Check out these tips and tricks! DIY Backyard Furniture Add a unique and stylish touch to your porch or patio with a DIY outdoor sofa. DIY Outdoor Playroom Ready to get the kids off of the screens and outside? Check out these outdoor playroom ideas for kids that will inspire creativity and keep them entertained for hours. Have a project that you’re tackling in the backyard? We would love to see it! Share your photos, projects, and tips with us at millbridgelifestyledirector@gmail.com, and your backyard may just be featured on our social media!