Friday, September 6, 2013

Backyard Inspiration

As we begin our backyard remodel, (it's really more of an "overhaul"), I've been gathering images that capture the feel of the backyard we want. 

I love this yard, because the shed is part of the scenery. We have big plans for our shed!


This picture inspires me because it looks so relaxing. Just what a backyard should be!


I love this space. It seems perfect for entertaining and I love the use of the mirror. 


Our side yard is also getting an overhaul and this picture shows how much character can be given to a small space. It's a nap spot, a reading nook and a place to have tea . . . All in one!


Do you have any big home projects going on in your house? Anyone else out there about to tackle a huge backyard project? Do tell!

11 comments:

  1. Those all look so relaxing!! The wooden adirondacks would be perfect lounge chairs!

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    1. You're right, they would be. We actually have some that we plan to use. Can't wait!

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  2. We are in the process of finding a new house and on our must-have list is a large backyard! We love to entertain and spend quality family time in the backyard, so I definitely have big plans for it! Thanks for the inspiration. :)

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  3. I love that space! I wish I could have an outdoor couch but that's not very practical in the Pacific Northwest as it rains a lot!

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  4. Gorgeous garden ideas, I'm sure yours will look perfect if these are your inspirations!

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  5. I do the same thing whenever I decide to start a new home project. I gather a bunch of images for inspiration. I think I need to spruce up my backyard a little bit too. We have a lot of concrete so I am thinking some colored pots for plants to add some color.

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  6. I love that shed. I can't wait to see how yours turns out. We need to do something to our backyard as well.

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