Tag Archives: diy backyard projects

How to build a DIY raised garden bed

Building on our ‘5 Step how to guide for a backyard vegetable patch,‘ we wanted to show you how easy it is to make a DIY raised garden bed with ModularWalls.  The benefit of a ModularWalls raised garden bed is that you can customise it to match a ModularWalls boundary wall or fence. Either match the paint colour for a coordinated finish that gives…

Is a garden screen the answer to a tidy yard?

Whether you’re about to tackle a backyard renovation or are simply tired of seeing your garbage bins every time you step into your yard. A garden screen is a perfect solution to hide your garden tools, pool equipment or bins neatly. VogueWall with TerraFirm retaining wall neatly hides the garbage bins. Source: Diakrit Garden Screen…

DIY Ideas – How to build DIY outdoor seating

This month’s featured DIY idea will help you take a load off; boost outdoor comfort levels and entertaining capabilities with these 10 simple DIY outdoor seating designs!  1. Cinder block seating This iconic duo strikes again; simply combine cinder blocks with timber beams, and you can knock together some outdoor seating in no time! Peruse…

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,…

Improve Your Yard With These 15 DIY Projects

Improving your yard can feel like a mammoth task — where exactly are you meant to start? The lawn is dying, the garden is a tangled mess, the fence is rotting and no one dares to sit on the outdoor furniture. Like all DIY projects, it’s best to break it up into smaller, bite-size jobs…