Outdoor Ideas

DIY Outdoor Home Projects To Start Today

  Gain inspiration to create an outdoor living space you will love. We hope to inspire you with projects like DIY outdoor furniture plans or DIY outdoor playset ideas. DIY ideas can really make you love your backyard again!

  • Screened-in porch
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    Amazing Composite Decking & Screened-In Porch Ideas

    Modern screened-in porch designs with gray composite decking Now, this is not a normal DIY post because we hired a professional to build this screened-in porch and large composite deck. I searched for screened-in porch ideas and decking ideas before truly deciding on what we wanted our outdoor space to look like.  Before we even decided on a screened-in porch and large deck we debated about building all sorts of outdoor spaces. Ultimately we knew that a screened-in porch was the right idea for us! *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are my own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no…

  • Painted Plastic Outdoor House Makeover
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    DIY Playhouse Makeover: All Done for Free!

    Learn how to paint a Little Tikes plastic playhouse I ABSOLUTELY LOVE when I get something for FREE! I guess you could say I am somewhat of a junk finder and this DIY Playhouse makeover fits right into that category. It is fabulous when things can get a wonderful makeover for next to nothing. My last free find was this Midcentury modern dresser that we have in our guest room! *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are our own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission. Read full privacy policy here.  …

  • Circular saw used for DIY home projects
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    50 DIY Home Projects You Can Do This Weekend

    Home improvement ideas that will add character to your home We are all about DIY projects around here. That is why we call ourselves, DIY nuts! If we feel we can do a project ourselves, you better believe we will try. We absolutely feel so much pride when our do-it-ourselves projects help make our house a home. Not to mention, some home DIY projects are not only cheaper than hiring professionals, but can also help you increase the value of your home. DIY stands for do-it-yourself and most of the time we are willing to try to create DIY home projects we will love.  Just be aware, there are a…

  • DIY Outdoor Playset
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    DIY Outdoor Children’s Playset (Way Better Than Premade Playgrounds)

    Build an outdoor treehouse and playset that is higher quality and cheaper than you can buy If you have been following our blog, then you know that several of our projects have been redoing our outdoor space. It has been a few years now that we have tried to truly make our backyard ours with DIY projects and a contracted screened-in porch project. A DIY outdoor treehouse and playset was going to be the perfect addition to our backyard. Why not just buy an outdoor playground for our backyard? As we sat on our porch during our “stay at home” time, we knew we needed to add more to our…

  • DIY raised cedar planter box
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    How To Build DIY Raised Garden Boxes and Beds

    Learn how you can add to your outdoor space & garden by making your own DIY raised garden beds and boxes As we have talked about in previous posts, we really have been trying to update our backyard. We have added a DIY playset with rock wall, new porch and now we wanted to create our own DIY raised planter’s boxes and raised garden beds. Even though we are not professional gardeners, we knew we could give this outdoor DIY project a shot to help grow our tomatoes, pepper, herbs, and whatever else we want to try our green thumb at. Why build raised garden boxes? In our backyard, we…

  • DIY Climbing Rock Wall for Children
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    One of the BEST Backyard DIY Projects: DIY Climbing Rock Wall

    Build Your Own DIY Rock Wall in your Backyard that your Children will LOVE! Again, we are safe at home and trying to come up with ways to keep our sanity and have our children continue to be healthy and thriving. If you have been following some of our DIY projects, you know we have been doing a lot of DIY outdoor projects. As soon as we knew we would not be able to even go to a public playground, we knew we needed to build our outdoor playset and with a DIY climbing rock wall. *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here…

  • Large gray and DIY composite decking table with brown exterior stained legs with outdoor dining chairs
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    DIY Outdoor Table: What to do with leftover composite decking?

    Learn how to build a large outdoor patio dining set for your family We recently put a brand new screened-in porch and deck on to our house. This was the first time in a LONG time that this was not a DIY project that we wanted to tackle. We absolutely LOVE this outdoor space, but we needed ideas for what to build with our leftover composite decking. *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are my own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission. Read full privacy policy here.  Ideas for leftover…

  • DIY Marbled Pots using gold, gray and black spray paint
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    How to Make Easy DIY Marbled Pots: Which is the Best Paint Marbling Technique?

    Learn how to make painted faux marbled flower pots Spring is in the air and I am ready to get outside and enjoy this nice weather. So when it came to coming up with my next DIY project, I was thinking that I need to try to make DIY marbled pots. I REALLY needed to update some of the old terracotta pots I had on my deck. I HATE paying the price for cool, larger and modern pots! You wouldn’t believe how expensive silly pots can be! Therefore, I decided I was going to learn how to make DIY marbled pots. How hard could it be? For this paint marbling…