4,540 kid friendly backyard ideas Home Design Photos

Carson Arthur Design
1 Review
Beachview
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An Urban backyard designed for a first-time homeowner and their new family. Recycled tiles and a child-proof water feature create a playful space with lots of life in it.
nice family idea for small garden.
Could have separate kids garden area
children. A separate play zone keeps the kids close by while the parents are entertaining, and the continuous paving ties it all together. Radford goes even further, suggesting using the same material that’s found elsewhere on the property. For one of his backyard projects, he used the same paving material
“Kids” — natgauthier
Helen Rose Wilson Garden Design
Bee and Butterfly garden
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are a fabulous backyard accessory for kids. Line them up to make a meandering stepping stone path or circle them round to make a seating area. Smaller wood slices make great stepping stones for very young children.
The garden has to be child friendly. I'd want them
child friendly backyard - stepping tree stumps
4. Tree-stump stepping stones. Natural tree stumps are a fabulous backyard accessory for kids. Line them up to make a meandering stepping stone path or circle them round to make a
milkweed, purple coneflower and other butterfly-friendly plants.
River Hills - Upper River Rd landscape idea
Tree stump stepping stones, great for kids play?
4. Tree-stump stepping stones. Natural tree stumps are a fabulous backyard accessory for kids. Line them up to make a meandering stepping stone path or circle them round to make a seating area. Smaller wood slices make great stepping stones for very young children.5. Butterfly garden. Enchant children
“Tree stump seats” — dfenn
Sarah Natsumi Moore
10 Reviews
Eco Artist's House
Ideabooks1,007
Questions0
private backyard. This corner of the yard features a gifted picnic table with a rebuilt top and a vintage striped umbrella. Crunchy limestone gravel keeps water bills down.
Echt leuke plek voor de kids
Make the kiddie table a place kids want to be. Whether the party you are throwing is kid centered
picnic table for kids with shade cover
Kids love rocks to play with.
comment came from someone without kids. I love kids, but I love grown-up time at parties too.Full story: Spring Party Primer: 20 Ideas for Fabulous Fetes
8. Make the kiddie table a place kids want to beWhether the party you are throwing is kid centred or not, if kids will be present, it’s better for
or not, if kids will be present, it’s better for everyone if they are kept happily occupied.” — Laura GaskillThis one quotation does not do the story justice; it’s jam-packed with great ideas for spring parties. However, this one underscores an important part, which to me is: Give the kids their own fun
“Picnic table” — midurak
Dean Herald-Rolling Stone Landscapes
1 Review
Hanging Out
Ideabooks1,967
Questions2
What a great space to curl up with a magazine or sit and catch up with friends!
Plan for older kids. It can challenging to lure older children and teens outdoors, but gardens
"Plan for older kids. It can challenging
Plan for older kids. It can challenging to lure older children and teens outdoors, but gardens can offer teens a fun place in which to relax with friends. Try adding cool seating, a fire pit for roasting marshmallows and a spot for watching movies.
8. Plan for older kids. It can challenging to lure older children and teens outdoors, but gardens can offer teens a fun place in which to relax with friends. Try adding cool seating, a fire pit for roasting marshmallows and a spot for watching movies.
“chairs” — kentessa1
Paradise Restored Landscaping & Exterior Design
29 Reviews
Portland Landscaping Outdoor Living
Ideabooks21,606
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Play structure, landscaping for kids, play ground, ideas for kids, fence, grass, stone walls, areas for playing in landscape, wood boarder around swing set.
ground cover beneath the playscape? Is it mulch? If so, what kind? How many inches? How often does it need to be added to? We have an area of backyard at our new home that is completely shaded and there is no grass. Perfect place to do this for our little ones!
children, but wonder how long they would actually play on it. Can anyone advise as to what age range these play scapes would be suitable for and if kids tend to lose interest at a certain age?
That is a tough question. I have a play structure very similar to this one and my family uses it a lot. All the kids friends use it too. The ages range between 3 years old and up to teens. The teens use it for an area to sit around and just talk.... all the other kidos
“woodchips” — katherinehoff
Annette Tatum
Tent
Ideabooks4,488
Questions3
great outdoors project w/ the kids
Sheet tents for impromptu backyard camping!
Host a backyard tepee campout. Fun for children of all ages.
Backyard tepees like this trio in California combine what we love most about camping and the outdoors. Kids of different ages can retire in their own tepee without feeling isolated from one another, and the fun can last well into the night
11. Camp out in the backyard. Setting up the tent, roasting s'mores over the fire pit and telling stories in the dark is just as fun for little ones whether you are deep in the mountains or in your own backyard. In fact, even if you don't want to sleep outside, tents
tents and tepees make great temporary summer playhouses for kids.Simple to Stunning Tepees and Tents
“Fun” — melvinrobinson
Gregory Davis & Associates
10 Reviews
Blum Park
Ideabooks1,599
Questions0
April's ideal backyard :) - but not really what I would like to look like all day
It would be good for my kids
great play area for kids
The floor great idea!
Kids Playground- Rubber Matting
Backyard, Child's Play
What a cool backyard!
kids friendly surface
Backyard for kids...Nice kids space...tree house idea...Garden ideas...Kids play area...Another kids idea...Ideas for a hill...kids play
“for older kids more interesting” — kwallace717
Charleston Home + Design Mag
7 Reviews
CH+D mag's Fall 2012 Best Of Photos
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Swinging from ropes and zip lining across the yard are just a few of the activities kids can do on this custom tree house-style jungle gym. Let your little ones release their inner Tarzan—complete with all the yelling and screaming they can do— by giving them an outdoor space that’s all their own. For
Maybe not as elaborate, but I like the idea...
element of surprise to a run-of-the-mill backyard play area with a zip line or tree house. Have a steep hill? Set up a rock climbing area on the hillside.Get creative and have fun — but remember to consult a pro to make sure any structure you build is safe before your kids use it.Drop in on one incredible playhouse
“run the zip line from tree house to tree or post” — kwallace717
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