41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer. Go outside! You look like you need a little sun. Posted on April 27, 2014, at 7:00 a.m.. Peggy Wang .. 25. Upside-down wine bottles are a creative way to do garden edging. This insanely simple rope swing will provide hours of fun. Get the directions here.
Jul 1, 2015 6 Brilliant and Inexpensive Patio Ideas for Small Yards Pavers are easy to install and inexpensive to repair — and you can stain them to match the color of your home's exterior. These are only some of the ways to make your small yard feel more open and welcoming using your patio as the focal point.
After a few experiments, I developed a simple recipe that would allow me to stain the pavers with custom colors (see Project Tips on page 2). Unlike paints made specifically for concrete, this mixture lets you choose your own color palette. For our patio's design, we copied the pattern of a 1950s tiled wall in the neighborhood;