Budget Friendly DIY

Backyard Project Ideas


Set aside a weekend to tackle one of these amazing projects!

Under Deck Storage

Turn the space under your deck stairs into outdoor storage! This simple project hides all the clutter from view

pea gravel patio

Pea gravel is the easiest way to get a backyard patio in no time! Just dig out the grass, add a border, and dump in the pebbles!

Outdoor end table

Keep cold drinks nearby with this end table with built in ice bucket! You can also switch out the planter box for beautiful flowers instead.

cornhole Boards and scorekeeper

Cornhole boards make playing in the backyard fun for both adults and kids! They're easy to make with a couple of precut plywood boards and 2x4s

outdoor plant stand with arbor

Need a little privacy from the neighbors? Instead of a solid fence, try this outdoor plant stand with an arbor for hanging baskets to block the view.

easy fence trellis

Turn that boring, flat fence into a living wall of vines and flowers with this easy DIY clematis trellis made from cedar slats!

diy mini greenhouse

This little greenhouse is perfect for even the smallest of outdoor spaces! You can start seeds and grow plants in just a few square feet of space on your patio or deck.

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These 30 amazing backyard project ideas will transform your outdoor space on a tight budget! Most of these DIY backyard ideas are easy enough for a beginner to do!