Top 10 Easy Backyard Ideas For Entertaining

Evergreen Turf
by Evergreen Turf
On a budget? Check out these top 10 easy backyard ideas for entertaining! Who cares if you can't afford an ultra-expensive backyard remodel? These ideas can transform an average backyard into a space Martha Stewart would be proud of! Read the full article here:
Set up pool noodles in the yard for a game of kickball croquet. Read the full article here:
Repurpose your tree stumps. Make an outdoor table by adding a tabletop to one of your tree stumps. You can also transform old trunks into plant pots. Just fill with soil, plant with flowers, and voila! You've recycled your tree stumps.
Grow a sunflower house for the kids to play in. Read the full article here:
Create a nighttime lawn bowling party by breaking glow sticks into bottles of water.
Don't have a pool? Make a splash pad out of tarp and sprinklers.
Put diapers in the bottom of your potted plants. This trick helps the plants retain moisture and will keep them fresh longer. Cover the diapers with burlap material so that they are not visible.
Use rope lighting to line your garden. Read the full article here:
Short on fertilizer? Use Epsom salts on your garden. This is a well-known secret among green-thumbs. You will want to use 2 tablespoons of salt per gallon for potted plants and then use it instead of watering at least once a month.
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  • Evergreen Turf Evergreen Turf on Aug 04, 2014
    Hi Kelly, We have removed your photo and apologize for using it without permission. It was an honest mistake.
  • Elizabeth Sagarminaga Elizabeth Sagarminaga on Mar 10, 2016
    Such a fantastic ideas for making outdoor tables from recycled items .I liked your backyard design. Work done is so splendid as it does not seem as DIYers work instead its looks like that it has been done by a certified professional.Good sharing.