Best backyard ideas for this Aussie summer!
22 May 2017
Setting the scene for summer
Top tips for a sizzling summer!
This rings true for your backyard, a paved base is the perfect foundation for the outdoor furniture and barbeque that will be the focal point of your entertaining area. I’ve picked my favourites from the Euro® Stone, Euro® Classic and Quadro® paving ranges here.
One of the biggest problems in Aussie backyards is big outdoor furniture that clutters precious space in the Outdoor Room…Homeowners often buy as if they’re entertaining for 20! Consider creating built in furniture with AB® Courtyard blocks. This will be a welcome addition to accommodate extra family and friends over summer while also being a relaxing spot for you to enjoy all year round! Check out how to DIY your very own garden bench seat here.
In times gone by, pathways have been a forced consideration from our backyard providing a stable footing to get from one side of the yard to another. Today, paths offer an incredible opportunity to stylise your home with a designer stepping stone path, with countless options for dressing the path like pebbles or Mondo Grass, this quick and easy DIY project will be one to show off to you friends! You can learn more about how to lay pavers here.
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For more information about how to make over your backyard for summer, check out our YouTube channel. We have DIY videos to suit all sizes of backyards and plenty of cool projects for you to try at home!