DIY: Outdoor Projects

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DIY: Outdoor Projects

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51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius | 51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius

DIY Compost Bins

This planter is GORGEOUS! The tutorial is simple to follow and it's hard to believe it's actually an old tire!

Flotsam and jetsam -- wreckage or things cast aside -- become a stationary metal tree when grouped together on a tall pole with varied arms. Use different types of materials -- chipped porcelain, old wicker, rusted metal -- for surprising depth in the back of a flowerbed.

Tutorial on how to take broken dishes and create beautiful garden stones. FYI...these might have sharp edges, so be careful!...could they be coated with a layer of some sort of epoxy to create a smooth surface to step upon?

Eight, 10- and 18-inch-diameter PVC pipes cut to varying heights serve as the bases for these mosaic pillars. Overturned terra-cotta saucers turn two of the pipes into pedestals; the third cradles a flowerpot.

Instructions on how to make this DIY Mosaic Bird Table - an artistic weekend project that's 'For the Birds' but looks gorgeous too. Imagine it in your back yard! #birdfeeder

Great use of leftover old bricks - just stack them up, lay piece of wood on top, then lay a saucer on top.

LOVE this!! Would look great on either side of a nice grill! Or a few around a fire pit!

20+ Unique Bird Feeders! A fabulous collection of unique bird feeders. A great way to keep the birds around your home very happy.

A beautiful collection of marvelous Wind Chimes that you make yourself. Over 20 tutorials on how to make wind chimes. Great tutorials for Kids and Adults. Perfect craft for your garden!

10 Creative DIY Bird Feeders • A great round-up on DIY Bird Feeder projects from around the web with lots of Tutorials!

An outside kitchen bar area made with salvaged wood and cinder blocks. Genius!

Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Genius – 31 Pics

How to Install a French Drain

Airplane Play Structure | Free Plans | Rogue Engineer

8. Birdhouse community / 10 garden junk art ideas to jazz up your yard! By Funky Junk Interiors for ebay.com

238 Free Do It Yourself Backyard Project Plans

DIY Water/Sand Table for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Made from Recycled Materials

Great step by step terra cota water fountain,, i am so making this for my deck maybe paint the pots and make it a little bigger

Hometalk :: Creative Garden/Yards ideas :: Anna Ibarra's clipboard on Hometalk

10 Garden Mosaic Projects • Lots of Ideas & Tutorials!

13 Attractive Ways To Add Privacy To Your Yard & Deck (With lots of pictures and resources)

How To Make A Stand Cast Birdbath in Leaf Shape

DIY How To Make A Petunia Tower