Outdoor Living Areas With Style

Outdoor living areas have become stylish extensions of our indoor living space. Whether you’ve got a patio, deck or something else entirely, you’ll find lots of backyard ideas here.

Bring life to boring plots of land with outdoor ideas for landscaping, dining areas, fire pits and family-friendly spaces.

The Outdoor section will have you planning a revamp of your space, no matter how large or small. And, speaking of small spaces, we have tons of backyard ideas for balconies and tiny courtyards too.

Backyard Décor Ideas

Backyard decor is more than just setting out a couple of lawn chairs. Browse the articles and you’ll see that the details make the difference in your backyard décor.

Outdoor rugs, accessories, potted plants and grills turn a hum-hum space into something special.

And, speaking of barbeque grills and other outdoor equipment, you’ll finds lots of reviews to make picking the right one an easy task.

With lots of backyard ideas, you’re well on your way to a spectacular summer season!

Rick of Wood and Other Wood Measurements
15 Winter Porch Decor Ideas That Are Inviting and Festive
Fall Backyard Ideas to Make Your Home the Gathering Place of the Season
2023 Fall Front Porch Spruce-Up Ideas
18 Cozy Patio Ideas to Get Your Space Ready for Autumn 
15 Fall Harvest Porch Decor Ideas
Composite vs. Wood Decking: How to Choose the Right Material
How Much Does a Gravel Driveway Cost? (2023)
Fence Installation Cost Guide
Everything You Need to Know About Fence Building Permits
15 Types of Fences for Your Yard: Privacy, Safety, and Style
8 Best Fence Materials for All Styles and Budgets
Pergola vs. Gazebo: Which Is Right for Your Outdoor Space?
Deck vs. Patio: Which Should I Pick?
Cost of a Screened-In Porch: Full Breakdown
50 Bangin’ Backyard Ideas To Elevate Your Outdoor Space
14 Flagstone Patio Ideas to Enhance Your Yard’s Natural Beauty
22 Rock Garden Ideas for Every Design Aesthetic
Best Composite Decking Brands Of 2023
Creating Gorgeous Patios With Outdoor Porcelain Tile
BBQ Design Ideas To Enhance Your Backyard Environment
Patio Enclosure Inspiration: What Style is Right For You?
Limestone Flooring: Creating a Modern Look With a Classic Stone
Slate Flooring for Creating Beautiful Indoor and Outdoor Spaces
What Is A Hardscape Landscape And How Does It Add Curb Appeal?
Fresh Pallet Fence Concepts For DIY Outdoor Spaces
Outdoor Kitchen Concepts For An Unforgettable Backyard Experience
What Is Burl Wood And How Is It Made?
20 Brilliant White Brick House Concepts That Dazzle And Inspire
How Does A Septic Tank Work And Other Vital Questions
Retaining Wall Ideas to Help You Create Your Own Garden Paradise
Fun In The Sun: Outdoor Daybed Ideas For Your Backyard Space
Plastic Decking Boards for a Long Lasting Solution for Outdoor Spaces
Patio String Lights For An Awesome Outdoor Environment
Essential Decking Material For Your Backyard Hideaway
Curtains for a Pergola: Bringing Style and Function to Your Private Oasis
House Front Landscape Ideas For Optimum Curb Appeal
Lanai Porch Designs To Increase Your Home’s Value
Smashing Outdoor Wall Decor Ideas That Will Add Value To Your Home
The Many Uses For Limestone Gravel
11 Screened-In Porch Decorating Ideas
The Best Outdoor Curtains for Patio Spaces: A Buying Guide
24 Ways A Brick Fire Pit Can Beautify Your Outdoor Space
Outdoor Flooring Ideas That Will Rejuvenate Your Backyard Space
Concrete Patio Ideas For Off The Hook Backyard Living
Essential Fire Pit Accessories For Your Outdoor Space
Deck Cleaner: Get Your Backyard Space Ready For Summer
Paver Patio: Turn Your Backyard Into A Stellar Outdoor Space
Paver Patterns: DIY Ideas For Your Outdoor Living Space
How To Choose The Best Deck Stain
Hillside Landscaping: Great Ideas That Will Transform Your Front Yard
Backyard Pool Designs: Innovative Ideas For Your Outdoor Space
Covered Deck Ideas For A Perfect Indoor-Outdoor Experience
How To Build Your Own Wooden Gazebo – 10 Amazing Projects
Small Backyard Pools: 19 Cool Ways To Beat The Heat
Plug And Play Hot Tub: Turn Your Backyard Into An Outdoor Sanctuary
Above Ground Pool Cost And Installation: Turn Your Backyard Into An Oasis
Beautiful Backyard Deck Ideas to Inspire and Delight
20 Small Shed Ideas Any Backyard Would Be Proud To Have
Backyard Landscaping Ideas for Yards of Every Size
The Farmhouse Front Door: A Simple Statement that Speaks Volumes
Types Of Landscaping Rocks And How To Use Them
Belgian Block Accents for Defining Your Outdoor Spaces
16 Lawn Edging Techniques Great For DIY Landscaping
Creating The Perfect Desert Landscape
Best Outdoor Patio Tiles to Transform Your Space
Modern Backyard Ideas That Make You Want To Stay Outside Forever
Fast Growing Shade Trees For Any Yard
25 Simple Ways To Build A Pallet Planter
Tips To Cozy up Your Patio for Wintertime Enjoyment
Lean To Shed Plans, Tutorials, And Kits
25 Ways to Decorate Your Pergola
Beautiful Fall Decorations Made With Dried Corn And Corn Stalks
With a Tabletop Patio Heater You’ll Never Want to Come Inside
Deck Pergola Kits Heighten Your Outdoor Space
30 Cool Backyard Lighting Ideas For Magical Decors
Good Planning Makes an Outdoor Design Perfect for Your Family
How To Implement A Swale Drain
Scary Outdoor Halloween Decorations That Will Make Your Neighbors Tremble With Fear
Pavers Vs Concrete Patio: Which Is Better
Best Grass That Grows In Shade With Lawn Care Tips
What Is The Best Paver Sealer For Your Patio
How To Enhance Your Landscape With Backyard Waterfalls
Deck Shade Ideas To Give You Relief This Summer
Low-Maintenance Side Yard Ideas To Utilize That Space
Circular Driveway Ideas Offer Convenience And Curb Appeal
Original Outdoor Fall Decor For Your Exterior Living Spaces
45 Wonderful DIY Garden Ideas You Should Try This Season
How To Choose The Perfect Handrails for Concrete Steps So You Don’t Fall
How to Make the Most Of & Enjoy your Small Winter Patio
15 Bold Colors to Paint Your Home’s Exterior
What Are Citronella Candles And Where Can I Get Them?
50 Deck Designs And Ideas That Respond To Their Unique Surroundings
How To Install Gutters And Keep Them Clean
50 Front Door Flower Pots For A Good First Impression
Best Gravel For Driveway: Building Your Own
Amazing Landscape Ideas Around Trees
Finding The Best Landscape Contractors
Create The Perfect Cactus Landscape With These Gorgeous Cacti
What Are Landscape Berms And How Do I Get One?