Use an Ikea curtain system as an impromptu shade during the summer.
Attach one side to the house and the other side to a pole or tree, then slide the curtains across for shade.
DIY Backyard Games Easy To Make-Outdoor DIY-beesandroses.com
It can be hard sometimes to get the family outside and being creative and active! Too many distractions with all those electronics. So, I have found 18 family friendly backyard games that you can make yourself!
20 Creative Ways to Repurpose Old Tires
Old tires don't have to go to the landfill when they're no longer useful for transportation. You can color them in different colors and make a planter, make a swing for children, or you can make tire ottoman covered with fabric.
How to Build a Retractable Awning
Learn how to make and install a retractable patio shade screen; includes details on working with shade screen, grommets, and wire cable.
A-Frame climbing wall and scramble net
A-Frame climbing play equipment is suitable for pre-school to primary-aged children who love to climb. A-Frames comprise of a climbing net combined with a small climbing wall. The climbing wall can also be a standalone upright timber play unit. They are suitable for playgrounds, care homes, visitor attractions and community projects. These pieces...
DIY Wooden Yard Dice - Sometimes Homemade
Make your own wooden yard dice, perfect for your next back yard barbeque, tailgate party, beach day, or other outdoor gathering. Let the good times roll by playing all your favorite classic dice games with these giant wooden dice.
Mini Bean Bag Throw - Tic Tac Toe - Cornhole | Solutions
Two outdoor family games in one! Mini Bean Bag Throw reverses to Tic Tac Toe. Great for picnics, beach parties, backyard BBQs! Fun to play. Get yours now! Solutions.com
How to Make a Giant Outdoor Chalkboard - Love & Renovations
DIY Fence chalkboard. A super quick and simple project that will create hours and hours of fun for your kids!
Pallet Obstacle Course Fit For a King! - D.I.Y Bullseye
My son was turning 10 and he wanted to have an army obstacle course birthday party. So, I turned to the Internet to get ideas. I came across a bunch of ideas that used plywood, cardboard boxes, tables and so forth but none of them were what I was looking for…. So instead of spending...
How to Throw an American Ninja Warrior Birthday Party!
For his 11th birthday, my son wanted his own backyard American Ninja Warrior Birthday Party competition! So we set about constructing a course that matches the American Ninja Warrior theme and challenges, at a level that kids can actually do. This post shows you exactly how we did it!