31 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome This Summer

While you’re impatiently waiting for summer to just GET HERE already, start planning your outdoor space.

1. Set up a movie theater.

Set up a movie theater.

Directions here.

2. Plant a bunch of these giant allium flowers.

Plant a bunch of these giant allium flowers.

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They’re also called truffula flowers, inspired by Dr. Seuss.

3. Build a super-simple tree house.

Build a super-simple tree house.

apartmenttherapy.com

Get the directions here.

4. Add a beer cooler to your patio table.

Add a beer cooler to your patio table.

domesticated-engineer.com

Get the directions here.

5. Drill holes in your fence and fill with marbles.

Drill holes in your fence and fill with marbles.

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They’ll catch the light on a sunny day.

6. Turn an old bunk bed into a stargazing loft retreat.

Turn an old bunk bed into a stargazing loft retreat.

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7. Make a giant Scrabble set.

Make a giant Scrabble set.

sunset.com

Get the directions here.

8. Build a fire pit.

Build a fire pit.

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Directions here.

Here’s a very cool personal fire pit you can make for less than $25.

Here's a very cool personal fire pit you can make for less than $25.

theartofdoingstuff.com

Get the full tutorial here.

Perfect for s’mores night.

Perfect for s'mores night.

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9. Build a giant hammock swing.

Build a giant hammock swing.

apartmenttherapy.com

Get the directions here.

10. Light up some wine bottle tiki torches for a nighttime party.

Light up some wine bottle tiki torches for a nighttime party.

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Get the full tutorial here.

11. Build a backyard beach.

Build a backyard beach.

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This one cost $200 to make and took up 100 square feet of space.

12. Sprout a sofa.

Sprout a sofa.

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Get the directions here.

13. Go camping in your own backyard.

Go camping in your own backyard.

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Turn the tent into a pillow-filled reading nook.

Turn the tent into a pillow-filled reading nook.

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14. Replace the diving board with a trampoline.

Replace the diving board with a trampoline.

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15. Build a teepee.

Build a teepee.

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Get directions here.

16. Make these simple tables out of $30 whiskey barrels.

Make these simple tables out of $30 whiskey barrels.

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Home Depot sells the whiskey barrels for $30, and Bed Bath and Beyond sells the glass tops for $9. Get the directions here.

17. Upcycle tires to make a jungle gym.

Upcycle tires to make a jungle gym.

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18. Build a simple gazebo.

Build a simple gazebo.

justlive.us

Get the full instructions here.

19. Create an outdoor tunnel system for your indoor cat.

20. Make an outdoor shower by connecting a hose.

Make an outdoor shower by connecting a hose.

finecraftguild.com

Get more information here.

21. Make a simple canopy by stringing a rope between two trees and hanging sheets off of it.

Make a simple canopy by stringing a rope between two trees and hanging sheets off of it.

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22. Build a backyard pizza oven.

Build a backyard pizza oven.

thecobovenproject.blogspot.com

Get the tutorial here.

23. Construct this simple bar for outside entertaining.

Construct this simple bar for outside entertaining.

turtlesandtails.blogspot.ca

Get the directions here.

24. Build a stove for an outdoor kitchen with this Ikea hack.

Build a stove for an outdoor kitchen with this Ikea hack.

ikeahackers.net

Get the directions here.

25. Put in a porch bed.

Put in a porch bed.

apprenticeextrovert.blogspot.com

Get more details here.

26. Spray-paint a lawn Twister game.

Spray-paint a lawn Twister game.

littlebirdiesecrets.blogspot.com

Get the directions here.

27. Fashion an amazing set of speakers using wooden salad bowls.

Fashion an amazing set of speakers using wooden salad bowls.

theb-roll.com

Get the full instructions here.

28. A wooden pallet sectional is easy to put together and provides lots of extra seating for outdoor parties.

A wooden pallet sectional is easy to put together and provides lots of extra seating for outdoor parties.

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29. Create an outdoor art haven by mounting a giant chalkboard against the fence.

Create an outdoor art haven by mounting a giant chalkboard against the fence.

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Get more details here.

30. Build a small outdoor greenhouse out of reclaimed storm windows.

Build a small outdoor greenhouse out of reclaimed storm windows.

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Get the directions here.

31. Make little hideouts of hula hoops and shower curtains.

Make little hideouts of hula hoops and shower curtains.

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