Now that the backyard room has become an extension of your living space, all things backyard furnishings have become a huge trend. I don't know about you, but searching around home furnishing sites and stores really made me realize just how pricey decorating your backyard room can really be. But thanks to sites like Pinterest and their creation of the very popular diy section, we all can tap into our inner interior designer and learn how to decorate on a budget. Do it yourself projects are a great way to save money and it allows more customization in your backyard room. The best part, when you are done with your project you are left with a one of a kind piece. In my research I have seen a lot of amazing and very creative ideas that people have shared, below are some of my favorites that I would like to try incorporating into my backyard room this summer!
The Curved Bench - This beautiful and modern furniture piece is both decorative and fully functional. You can dress it up with accent throw pillows in any color to fit into your backyard room color scheme or take a more simple approach and leave it as is. Either way you can't go wrong adding a fun area for entertaining in your backyard room.
The step-by-step how to for this diy curved bench can be found on abeautifulmess.com; click the photo for more details.
Stone Patio - The stone patio featured in this backyard room is so modern and looks high end. The cool and clean look really adds depth to this backyard room. If someone told me that this project could be completed in a weekend without any hired help, I probably wouldn't believe them. Thanks to HGTV featuring this diy project on their website we can all make this dream a reality.
For more information on this diy visit hgtv.com
Wine Bottle Torch - With backyard rooms becoming more and more popular for year round use, the addition of lights can really make a difference. There are so many interesting new ways to displays lights in your backyard whether it be a simple string of lights draped across your patio or adding these wine bottle torches, you can't go wrong. The best part, you can recycle old wine bottles and use them for this project.
For step-by-step instructions on adding this hot decoration into your backyard room check out whenthepigsfly.com
Backyard Hammock - There is nothing more relaxing than lounging in a hammock. What isn't relaxing is going to the store and checking out the price tag on one of these bad boys. Aside from the price, another major benefit of making your own is the customization factor. You can have your very own one of a kind design that fits well in your backyard room.
For step-by-step instructions on how to build this hammock, be sure to check out missloviecreations.blogspot.com
Outdoor Coffee Table - Inside or outside, coffee tables are generally pretty expensive. With this simple DIY you will be able to transform a bucket into a central location to entertain your guests. If you are lucky, you might even have a bucket laying around the house or garage that would work perfectly for this backyard room project.
For a step-by-step guide on recreating this beautiful furniture piece please check out remodelaholic.com
Outside Bar - An outside bar is great for those times of the year when the weather is perfect. No matter how big or how quaint your backyard is this easy to install backyard room addition can go pretty much anywhere.
For the step-by-step instructions on installing this bar in your backyard room check out turtlesandtails.blogspot.ca
Vertical Vegetable Garden - One of the biggest trends of 2015 has been growing your own vegetables and herbs. Gardening is great if you have a backyard room equipped to handle a garden but what about those people who live in lofts or apartments or simply don't have any grass? The vertical vegetable garden is great for the backyard room with limited space. This space saving feature is decorative, handy and efficient.
For step-by-step instructions on building your own vertical vegetable garden check out manmadediy.com
For more great diy backyard room projects you can't go wrong checking out Pinterest.