Tag Archives: backyard projects

Design Trend of the Month — Sun Trap Corners

This month, we’re basking in the glow of the latest design trend we’re seeing amidst our creative customers; behold, the sun trap corner! Case Study: DIYer sings praises of VogueWall pool wall What is a sun trap corner? A sun trap is an outdoor area that gets drenched in sun, with fencing that shields it…

DIY Ideas — Privacy Screens

Sometimes, replacing a fence is simply not possible…which is where privacy screens step in. We’ve detailed some insider tips into how to install a modular privacy screen and negate the cost and hassle of a total fence replacement! VogueWall creates dramatic privacy screen for Three Birds Renovations’ House 11 Common challenges that privacy screens solve…

4 quick & easy tricks to work out site measurements for a fencing quote

Asking ‘How much does fencing cost?” is a little like asking “How long is a piece of string?”. The first step to getting a fencing quote usually requires some rough site measurements. Explore these 4 quick and easy ways to measure your site in just a few minutes! 1. Tape measure The first one is…

DIY Ideas — Lawn alternatives

Turf can be tough. For this month’s featured DIY idea, we dive into lawn alternatives and grass replacement ideas to give new life to that dust-bowl of dried out turf! Reasons to consider lawn alternatives There are 3 main reasons to consider replacing your grassy areas: Replace struggling or dead lawn Lower maintenance levels Increase…

DIY Ideas; Roundup of Our Most Popular DIY Projects of 2019

Ring in the new year with a fresh backyard; browse our most popular DIY ideas of this past year and treat yourself to a backyard transformation!     Want more design inspo? Relive our most loved 2019 design trends and dive into our 2020 design trend forecast! *** Written by Evelyn Kandris

DIY Ideas; How to build an outdoor bar

Looking for your next big DIY idea? This project will have you toasting another successful home improvement with an ice-cold celebration drink at your brand-new outdoor bar…let’s get building! (image source) Location The first question you need to answer; where do you want your new outdoor bar? Do you want it just outside the house,…