I have already shared lot of decoration and crafts ideas for home and garden improvement using old and useless things. All you have to do is little effort and creativity to transform old useless things into beautiful and useful decorative crafts. Today I have gathered some DIY backyard ideas for improving your backyard with some of these DIY ideas for making decorations and accessories for backyard. First of all I will start with some DIY ideas which could bring smile on your little kids.
DIY Backyard Ideas for Kids
I am sure your kids will start loving backyard of your house with these DIY projects for backyard. Make your backyard fun place for your kids by making these swings and see saw for your kids. You could make them from used old things available in your store or if they are not available already then you could buy them from market as well. Paint tires with some vibrant colors to give them cuter and new look to increase beauty of your garden.
Using old tires, wooden pallets and ropes you can make see saw or swing for your little kids. Similarly use wooden sticks and old piece of fabric for making beautiful hanging swing for your backyard. Pictures for these swings are given below to help you.
DIY Backyard Furniture Projects
Here are some more DIY backyard ideas for making backyard furniture from old things which most of the people throw away considering them useless. Use tree trunks for making these stylish rustic stools if you want to make up your backyard with rustic theme.
Similarly paint your large milk jug for making base of side table. You could use glass or wood slabs as table tops for making side table from old milk jug.
Here are some furniture ideas for making seating places for backyard from old barrels. Cut old barrels and place some cushions on them to make them comfortable. Painting of old barrels is also very important so choose best paints and shades for painting barrels.
DIY Planters for Garden
Give new look to your garden by these DIY garden ideas. Here I have added some pictures where planters are shown which are made from old windows, PVC pipes, and you could also grow planters in old vessels. Paint these old vessels grow plants in them. For giving more stylish look place ladders and hang or place planters on this ladder.
DIY Back Yard Decorations and Crafts
Here are some decorations and crafts for backyard which are also made from old and used things. Use old metal bowls for making these colorful mushrooms for your garden. Paint back sides of the bowls with red acrylic paint now make circles with red paint to give it complete look of mushroom. Make stalk of the mushroom using wooden stick.
Car hubcaps could also be painted for making DIY flowers for your backyard. Use rim of old bicycle and use it for making colorful windmill for your garden. Hope you will like this colorful stained glass to make your backyard colorful. Hang egg beaters in your backyard for making cute candle holders to decorate your backyard.