Try landscaping the backyard with pavers to create walkways or adding a weatherproof table that can double as a plant stand or buffet table to an area of the yard that is less than perfect, states BHG.com. Adding plants ... More »

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Conversation areas with fire pits and water features are two ways to increase the functionality and enjoyment of the backyard. These two design ideas are ideal weekend projects. More »

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Ideas for a backyard xeriscape, a landscape that minimizes water use, can be as simple as adding native plantings to a garden border or as extensive as removing all or part of the lawn area and replacing it with native g... More »

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Tiers and raised beds, dwarf plantings, sectioning and walkways are all excellent landscape choices for a small space. These options utilize small spaces efficiently and create the illusion of more space. More »

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Ideas for a backyard xeriscape, a landscape that minimizes water use, can be as simple as adding native plantings to a garden border or as extensive as removing all or part of the lawn area and replacing it with native g... More »

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Choose the right type of mulch for your garden or yard by considering a variety of factors such as weather, soil type, crop and plant types, and landscape design. The right mulch is one that absorbs excess moisture that ... More »

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Precast concrete landscape edging ideas include placing precast concrete in a sawtooth pattern to give the yard a stately appearance. Use precast concrete mixed with pebbles or shells for an exposed aggregate finish. Pla... More »

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