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Apartment Therapy-like website for backyard inspiration?
February 22, 2010 6:34 AM   Subscribe

Spring is right around the corner, and we're starting to plan our Backyard Projectâ„¢. Is there an Apartment Therapy-like website for backyard inspiration? Looking for lots of photos and write-ups about things like brick patios, decks, gardens, water features, etc.
posted by wordsmith to Home & Garden (6 answers total) 18 users marked this as a favorite
 
By "Apartment-Therapy-like" I assume you mean "hip," but you can always try Better Homes and Gardens if you ignore the embarrassing "turning into your mom" factor. Just Google gardening or backyard landscaping. Tons o' stuff out there.
posted by scratch at 7:05 AM on February 22, 2010


22 favorite backyard projects from Sunset magazine.
posted by purpleclover at 7:58 AM on February 22, 2010 [2 favorites]


not at all apt-therapy like, but i'm a fan of the family handyman.
posted by msconduct at 10:01 AM on February 22, 2010


Instructables.com has plenty of DIY projects, just have to dig through the site a bit.

I like this one myself, but there's more on building decks, patios, gardening, ...
posted by hungrysquirrels at 10:19 AM on February 22, 2010


Thanks, everyone. I was really surprised there was no definitive blog/website, so I started my own. Check it out over on Projects: Yardhacker.
posted by wordsmith at 4:08 PM on February 28, 2010


Nice, definitely if there's a need/niche fill it if you can. We can all benefit from it.
posted by hungrysquirrels at 8:06 AM on March 1, 2010


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