DIY Outdoor Decor ideas

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Décor Ideas for Outdoors

Use hanging plants

Make the best use of your space by adding hanging plants. For a splash of color, choose begonia or lantana flowers in pots.

Add a swing

A swing will impress both children and adults. These can take the form of hammocks, swinging chairs, or swinging benches.

Create an herb garden

Design an herb garden in an artistic shape like a spiral. It'll be handy when cooking and is a great way to decorate an outside space.

Set up a bird feeder

Create a bird feeder to place in your outdoor area. It will be ornamental while attracting all sorts of birds.

Design driftwood décor

Use driftwood for stylish and affordable décor. Find pieces of driftwood to scatter throughout your garden or use in creative designs.

Top Projects for Outdoor Decor

We've compiled the top DIY outdoor decor projects for your enjoyment.

Outdoor Decor Videos

Looking for video tutorials to get you started with your DIY outdoor decor? Go on in.

Fall Wooden Crate Wheelbarrow

I was inspired by a project that I saw at The Home Depot and thought I would try it.

Bird Feeder

My mummy loves watching birds in her garden and she has this tree full of flowers and 4 bird feeders. Unfortunately one of the older bird feeders isn't looking so well anymore, so I decided to make her a new one. She really likes it and so do the birdies. The whole project took about 35 hours to complete and if you fancy having a go here is how ;)

Painting Watercolor Onto Fabric

I love the soft look of watercolor, don't you? These chair cushions are NOT watercolor; they are just faded and moldy - yuk! They needed to be recovered and given a new life.

PVC Mosaic Planters

I needed some tall planters, so I went to Lowe's. News flash! Tall planters are very expensive!! But as I was walking through the plumbing aisle, I had an idea...

New Outdoor Decor Projects

Need some inspiration for your DIY outdoor decor? We have all the new projects.

Browse Outdoor Decor Projects

Easy Frisbee Golf For Your Backyard!
DIY Monkey Bars Using Conduit Pipe
Donut Tire Swing
Build a Trellis and Privacy Screen
An Old Copper Jello Mold Gets a New Use in the Backyard!
Reuse an Old Mattress for a Hanging Bed in the Back Yard
DIY Outdoor Xylophone for Kids
Easy Outdoor Curtains
DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Sandbox
Platform Tree Swing Instead of Tire Swing
How to Build a Garden Obelisk
Faux Concrete Candle Holders + Mason Jars = Unique Outdoor Lighting
White Washed Pots for the Patio
How to Build a Crib Mattress Porch Swing
Making Outdoor Fall Cushions From Dollar Store Tote Bags
Stump Solar Lights
DIY Pallet Swing Bed
How to Cover Trampoline Springs
How I Made a Farmhouse Pulley and Bucket Planter
How To Paint Outdoor Cushions
Wishing Well - All Scrap Wood
How to Gain Shade and Privacy Using Dollar Store Beach Mats
DIY Tricycle Planter
DIY Wishing Well
Stop PORCH PIRATES With This DIY Mailbox!
Cinder Block Entryway Planter
DIY Budget Savvy Outdoor Curtains
How to Make a DIY Life Size Kerplunk Yard Game
Outdoor Curtain Rods for Aluminum Screen Room
Planter Tiki Torch
Yard Tic-Tac-Toe
Easy Planter From Cedar Fence Pickets
Hanging Macrame Chair
DIY Mini Cement Balloon Planters
Scrap 4x4 Porch / Deck Solar Lamp
DIY Cattle Panel Trellis Arch
Easy DIY Fan Trellis to Spruce up Your Vines & Creepers
DIY Backyard American Ninja Warrior Course - Summer Fun!
DIY Porch Planters Under $25
How to Paint a Faux Concrete Finish
Quick Spray-on Rust DIY!
Garden Trellis DIY
DIY Large Wooden Planter
Modern Steel and Wood Mailbox Stand
How to Build Garden Obelisk Trellis With Branches and Twigs
Swing Make Over
Garden Cloche DIY Tutorial
DIY Garden Obelisk
Baby Crib to a Porch Swing
How To Fix Broken Canvas On A Porch Swing
Pergola Shade on the Cheap!
Cozy Coupe Transformation
Easy DIY Fence Post Birdhouse
Make an Outdoor Drink Pedestal Table Your Guests Will Love
DIY String Light Planters Tutorial
DIY Large Cement Planters-How to Make It in One Weekend
Rustic Upcycled Outdoor Chandelier
DiY Cedar Cube Landscape Lights
DIY Package Drop Box
DIY Window Box Planter - No Brackets, No Nails, No Screws - Magical!