DIY Outdoor Decor ideas

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Décor Ideas for Outdoors

Use hanging plants

Make the best use of your space by adding hanging plants. For a splash of color, choose begonia or lantana flowers in pots.

Add a swing

A swing will impress both children and adults. These can take the form of hammocks, swinging chairs, or swinging benches.

Create an herb garden

Design an herb garden in an artistic shape like a spiral. It'll be handy when cooking and is a great way to decorate an outside space.

Set up a bird feeder

Create a bird feeder to place in your outdoor area. It will be ornamental while attracting all sorts of birds.

Design driftwood décor

Use driftwood for stylish and affordable décor. Find pieces of driftwood to scatter throughout your garden or use in creative designs.

Top Projects for Outdoor Decor

We've compiled the top DIY outdoor decor projects for your enjoyment.

Outdoor Decor Videos

Looking for video tutorials to get you started with your DIY outdoor decor? Go on in.

Fall Wooden Crate Wheelbarrow

I was inspired by a project that I saw at The Home Depot and thought I would try it.

Bird Feeder

My mummy loves watching birds in her garden and she has this tree full of flowers and 4 bird feeders. Unfortunately one of the older bird feeders isn't looking so well anymore, so I decided to make her a new one. She really likes it and so do the birdies. The whole project took about 35 hours to complete and if you fancy having a go here is how ;)

Painting Watercolor Onto Fabric

I love the soft look of watercolor, don't you? These chair cushions are NOT watercolor; they are just faded and moldy - yuk! They needed to be recovered and given a new life.

PVC Mosaic Planters

I needed some tall planters, so I went to Lowe's. News flash! Tall planters are very expensive!! But as I was walking through the plumbing aisle, I had an idea...

New Outdoor Decor Projects

Need some inspiration for your DIY outdoor decor? We have all the new projects.

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DIY String Light Poles
Make an Outdoor Drink Pedestal Table Your Guests Will Love
DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Sandbox
Making Outdoor Fall Cushions From Dollar Store Tote Bags
Faux Concrete Candle Holders + Mason Jars = Unique Outdoor Lighting
Dollar Tree Fence Basket
Wishing Well - All Scrap Wood
The DIY Trellis of All Time
How to Build a Garden Obelisk
Stump Solar Lights
Modern Steel and Wood Mailbox Stand
Bicycle Mailbox Walkway
Quick Spray-on Rust DIY!
Making a Faux Hornets Nest.
Rustic Upcycled Outdoor Chandelier
DIY Pallet Swing Bed
"DIY Tiki Torches"
DIY Large Cement Planters-How to Make It in One Weekend
Playhouse / Garden Shed
Easy Planter From Cedar Fence Pickets
Hanging Macrame Chair
DIY Tricycle Planter
How to Paint a Faux Concrete Finish
Revamp an Old Patio Umbrella With This DIY Painted Umbrella Makeover
DIY Backyard American Ninja Warrior Course - Summer Fun!
Cozy Coupe Transformation
Scrap 4x4 Porch / Deck Solar Lamp
How to Build Garden Obelisk Trellis With Branches and Twigs
How to Gain Shade and Privacy Using Dollar Store Beach Mats
Easy DIY Fan Trellis to Spruce up Your Vines & Creepers
DIY Porch Planters Under $25
How to Paint Flower Pots for the Porch
PVC Mosaic Planters
Planter Repair and New Home
Easy Frisbee Golf For Your Backyard!
DIY Large Wooden Planter
How to Cover Trampoline Springs
Garden Cloche DIY Tutorial
Cinder Block Entryway Planter
Bringing LIGHT Back Into My Solar Lights & Cleaning Challenge
DIY Package Drop Box
Pergola Shade on the Cheap!
Platform Tree Swing Instead of Tire Swing
DIY Mini Cement Balloon Planters
DIY Monkey Bars Using Conduit Pipe
How To Fix Broken Canvas On A Porch Swing
DIY Budget Savvy Outdoor Curtains
DIY String Light Planters Tutorial
Yard Tic-Tac-Toe
White Washed Pots for the Patio
Easy DIY Fence Post Birdhouse
How to Clean Plastic Planters So They Look Like New Again
Reuse an Old Mattress for a Hanging Bed in the Back Yard
Baby Crib to a Porch Swing
How to Make a DIY Life Size Kerplunk Yard Game
DIY Window Box Planter - No Brackets, No Nails, No Screws - Magical!
Garden Trellis DIY
Build a Trellis and Privacy Screen
How I Made a Farmhouse Pulley and Bucket Planter
How I Turned Drop Cloths Into Stunning Outdoor Curtains