Luckily, you can do anything you desire in your own home. Plan each room interiors, which trees to plant in the patio, what kind of landscape to design or convert the backyard space for kids to enjoy. While planning a backyard, you will live many of your childhood memories. Backyard is the ideal and hottest destination for planning something for kids.
Plan a safe and convenient playground for them. They will adore your creativity and be proud of you. Below are some DIY backyard concepts. They are affordable and easy. You can even involve the kids in this family project.
Backyard tent and swings
Every kid would love to have a tent and hide in there. Outdoor tents add more too joy and it seems like an adventure. Tire swing is an all time favourite among kids. An old tire, if hung horizontally can be ideal for a single or bunch of kids to enjoy the swing.
Hanging chairs and chalkboard walls
Hanging chairs also are fun to play around. You can use them to relax and sit. The whole family can enjoy the togetherness on the hanging chairs. If there is no pavement nearby for your kid artists to scribble create a DIY backyard chalkboard. It can be made from salvaged wood, couple of screws and chalkboard paint. It is a quick and inexpensive project that provides a canvas for kid art.
Sand and water is all time fun for people of all ages but unfortunately you cannot spend every summer on the beaches, so you can set a little beach in your backyard. With this you can pretend as if you are on a vacation in the tropical area. Therefore, a sand box and a small pool will give you a beach feel and fun.
A tree house is a place one cannot skip or overlook. You should definitely have a tree house in your backyard. This is a must for full time fun and enjoyment. Kids can play, scream, dance, and have meetings in the tree house. They can spend their vacations there. Therefore, if you already own a tree house, give it a nice makeover or start building a new one.
The entire backyard project must not include only kid activities. You can use some to enhance the décor. Water feature is an excellent example. You can have fun in many ways but water aspect is a beautiful emphasizing element, especially in summer. Fill the balloons with water, be creative, throw it on one another and enjoy.
Water walls can also be an interesting feature each one of you can enjoy. All you need is some containers or bottles attached to the fence. Connect the circuit for the flow of water and take pleasure in pouring water. On the other hand, a sprinkler in your backyard can add to the fun moments. Splash pools are best for children.
A movie area
Backyard movie area can be arranged using picnic pillows, blanket and things added to make everyone comfortable. You can watch an old family event or spend time reviving the past memories together.
An unusual garden
Your kids would love to have a garden of their own. Let them do it with some containers and let them take care of it in their own sweet ways.
Life size games
How crazy it would be to have a life sized angry birds’ game. You can make cardboard boxes, painted water balloons and play.
Outdoor toys need storage so that the dirt does not get into the house. Hence, a backyard is a good idea.
Other backyard ideas could be a having a zip line, a climbing wall, a hammock, a stadium or a spaceship.