Here is the vertical cedar fence my hubby built (with my design, lumber shopping and staining help - I'm useless with a hammer though) to cover up the two hideous air conditioning units gracing our frontage. He's awesome! I'm happy. We left lots of air for the AC units to breathe so hopefully its fine.
Thick pavers lining bed to make for easy mowing. 30 Wonderful Backyard Landscaping Ideas YOU MIGHT LIKE MANY IDEAS ON THE INDOOR GARDENING AND THE PORCH AND GARDEN BOARDS...DESIGNED FOR ALL THAT WANT TO GARDEN A LITTLE, OR A LOT. - DIY Fairy Gardens
A floating or freestanding deck can add visual appeal to your backyard as well as increasing the space available for outdoor dining, entertaining or just relaxing outside. For more inspiration and how-to, check out The Home Depot Blog.
Study your space Look at your yard at different times of day, from different angles and in different weather conditions. Take pictures to help you remember what it looks like. Learn where the sunlight falls, where the shade pockets are, where the rain pools. Choose plants adapted to your yard's conditions and your area's hardiness Zone. Here, hostas thrive in the shade of big trees.