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2011 dog friendly backyard Ideabooks
13 Extra-Cool Things to Do With a Backyard
Sure, you could just plop down on a blanket. Or you could create a dragon’s lair, a mosaic gallery, a party in a jungle ...
"lawn-and-patio backyard, then maybe it’s time to add some fun to your outdoor living space... use of a backyard. I would incorporate beautiful landscape features to add to the charm... gathering of friends and loved ones around a dancing fire, sharing the warmth of flames... pit.My backyard. No bamboo! Surprised you would suggest bamboo. It's totally invasive... Having friends over for game night is so much more fun watching outdoors! Living in..."
A Melbourne Backyard Entices Everyone Outside
"their backyard in Melbourne, Australia, they worked with landscape designer Steve... This backyards transcends functional, yet typical, outdoors spaces--it is art.... our own backyard revamp with different zones/grown up spaces. This has reaffirmed my... that a backyard transformation can enhance how we live. Landscaping design comes in... gorgeous backyard would be great here. Pool could be used at least 6 months of the year..."
Why Is There a Bathtub in the Backyard?
Nope, it's not waiting for bulk trash pickup. These days outdoor tubs are serving soakers, beer drinkers and even the fishes
"in the backyard. Here's a look at how it's being done.... make eco-friendly spa chemicals now that work a treat according to some friends of mine... really nice backyard ideas. Have you done a story on outdoor showers? I'm building one... I love backyard showers and beach showers...not too fond of hot tubs though. But... on our backyard. I have an old clawfoot tub sitting around doing nothing, I keep... in the Backyard! WOW!!! Wow... That last copper bathtub is something! Sammie-E, I..."
In Austin, a Backyard Wall Provides More Than Privacy
Designers solve a common privacy problem — and create some unexpected play — with a clever screening solution
"Austin backyard, however, an 8-foot-tall wall brings everything together. An unsightly... of your backyard. The "after" photo is from above so you barely see 2 floors.. And... of the backyard. Perhaps the after photos were taken by a professional. "Trickery"... to make friends with the owners to see it in person :) 1decoratingqueen1, I think it... with a backyard like this and all we could do was be thankful for tall palms and low..."
Backyard Dreaming: 13 Ideas to Spark Your Imagination
"humble. My backyard abuts woods and the mosquitos grow so big, they look could carry away... small dogs! I just dream of wearing a sleeveless top out there without reeking of... for a backyard.. Your personalized tile mural http://www.Aliciatappdesigns.com Цвет... feature too! Backyard Look at it This article only promotes that for me spring first means... enjoy my backyard: 1) built in barbecue, 2) water feature/fountain, 3) enough seating..."
Guest Picks: Backyard Decorating
"up your backyard in preparation for summer with swings, flower boxes and more outdoor... beautiful backyard. Living in the mountains allows me a pretty fantastic setting, but... nights, my backyard is used as an additional living room and I want it to function as... in the backyard too. Lying in a hammock and rocking in a big comfy rocker are two... relax in a backyard. This awesome rocking hammock provides both at the same time. I can..."
Be a Good Sport: Build a Backyard Basketball Court
With March Madness in the air, be the coolest parent ever or live out your own hoop dreams with a slammin' basketball court
"get that backyard court built. Look at the company that created the industry nearly... invented the backyard mult-game court over 40 years ago, people were a bit skeptical. Today... with a Backyard mult-court, especially one like this > a Genuine SnapSports Backyard... in the backyard. They seem to like playing at the park a lot and we have enough room... wooded backyard, parents can barbecue with friends while keeping an eye on the game..."
A Pretty Backyard Dinner Party
Before and After: See how unfussy, vintage style and a simple menu adds up to a beautiful L.A. winter dinner outdoors
"delicious friends, family smiles, laughter and to dance the night away. Magical Ruby... ENTIRE BACKYARD! What Linda said! everything looks so lovely like a dream. it's beautiful... in my backyard.. the loveliest :) LOVE IT!!!! the chairs to the lights to the ribbons... party. My friends threw me a dinner party like this for my 30th and it was a great, beautiful... suburbian backyard that has minimal landscaping or landscaping that has not yet matured..."
Houzz Tour: A New Home in an Old Backyard
With a large lot and an architect dad, building from the ground up was the perfect solution for this Los Angeles family
6 Dramatic Garden Makeovers, From Backyard to Rooftop
It's almost hard to believe how far these landscapes have come. Have a look and get ideas for your own garden transformation
"have a backyard that slopes straight down. I can't even mow the lawn myself because... family’s backyard. After a home renovation left the backyard in shambles, it was time... the new backyard. The wall frames a lush overgrowth of shade-loving plants, bisecting... Austin, a Backyard Wall Provides More Than Privacy AFTER: In addition to designing a... entertain friends, one that incorporated the contemporary design of their new home and..."
My Houzz: A Backyard Getaway Emerges From a Grain Shed
5 Creative Studios and Cabins Right in the Backyard
Artists and writers find inspiration in these outbuildings — and they just might kindle your own creative pursuits
My Houzz: Simply Escapist in Santa Cruz
Thrifty furnishings and a romantic willow tree turn a backyard cabin into a comfy, unpretentious hideaway
"turn a backyard cabin into a comfy, unpretentious hideaway... a lush backyard and a compact garden shed. With help from friends and a little “spit... so my friend Nate and I worked on the garden shed and fixed it up,” says Stitz.... for her friends, is now available for rent. Says Stitz, “I’ve since hosted many do... want a friend like that! Michelle has great taste! I own two of her lovely pieces... bet your friends feel the same way about your place. Love it . Truly inspiring. And..."
My Houzz: Colorful Midcentury Modern by the Ocean
Retro furniture, spirited colors and a backyard teahouse create a personal coastal retreat for a family of three
"and a backyard teahouse create a personal coastal retreat for a family of three... visit a friend in Laguna Beach. "As we neared the coast, we noticed the outside... their friend's house. Heading back around, they passed a tract of homes that looked... digs and friends in L.A. and bought a fixer-upper in that same Laguna Niguel neighborhood... in my backyard, a nap might be a daily routine for me! I lived in Laguna Niguel for..."
The Crate Conundrum: A Safe Place for Your Pooch
"for your dog that works well with your space too... world, our dogs are furry angels who spend their alone time dreaming on their dog beds... their dogs for short periods. Dog trainers consistently recommend crate training... most dogs come to think of it as their den and will often retire there happily,... to the dogs. Here are eight options for creating a secure and cozy pet enclosure without... the most dog-friendly places; we can take our dogs almost everywhere, obviously only..."