21 DIY Patio Projects That Will Make Your Backyard That Much Cooler


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Updating your backyard space doesn't need to require spending a lot of time or money. Why spend a small fortune on manufactured furniture or accessories when you can make your own and have fun doing it?!

With summer slowly coming to a close, don't forget you've still got time to enjoy the outdoors in the early fall. In other words, there's plenty of time to spruce up your backyard patios! Here are 21 DIY patio upgrades and essentials that are sure to put a little perk in your summer step.

1. This bright bar can bring a pop of color to your backyard festivities.

<a href="https://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/porch/outdoor-rooms/diy-outdoor-projects/#page=2" target="_blank">This</a> bright bar can bring a pop of color to your backyard festivities.

Better Homes And Gardens

2. You'll never run out of seating space with this cinder block bench.

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3. Your patio isn't complete without an awesome drink station.

Your patio isn't complete without an awesome <a href="https://www.ishouldbemoppingthefloor.com/2014/07/diy-drink-station.html" target="_blank">drink station</a>.

I Should Be Mopping The Floor

4. Transform those stray stones into a tic-tac-toe game everyone can enjoy.

Transform those stray stones into a <a href="https://designdininganddiapers.com/2015/06/outdoor-tic-tac-toe-game/?crlt.pid=camp.DCW2GO89Ba7d" target="_blank">tic-tac-toe game</a> everyone can enjoy.

Designing, Dining And Diapers

5. I can feel the feng shui in this backyard lounge space.

I can <em>feel</em> the feng shui in this backyard <a href="https://apprenticeextrovert.blogspot.com/2012/02/day-bed-tutorialpart-one.html" target="_blank">lounge space</a>.

The Apprentice Extrovert

6. Wooden pallets can be used to build a variety of things, like this daybed.

Wooden pallets can be used to build a variety of things, like this <a href="https://lovelygreens.com/2013/06/pallet-project-patio-day-bed.html" target="_blank">daybed</a>.

Lovely Greens

7. This couch has room for the whole fam!

<a href="https://www.101palletideas.com/outdoor-pallet-sectional-sofa/" target="_blank">This couch</a> has room for the whole fam!

101 Pallet Ideas

8. By adding some bright colors, a rug, and some throw pillows, you can really make your space pop.

By adding some bright colors, a rug, and some throw pillows, you can really make your space pop.

Better Homes And Gardens

9. This crafter used old dog food bags to make this epic woven chair.

This crafter used old dog food bags to make this epic <a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Patio-Chair/" target="_blank">woven chair</a>.

Instructables / katvanlew

10. Giant Yahtzee, anyone?

Giant <a href="https://dallas.citymomsblog.com/diy-giant-summer-backyard-games/" target="_blank">Yahtzee</a>, anyone?

Dallas Moms Blog

11. Duct tape lawn pillows are water resistant AND pretty!

<a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Quilty-Duct-Tape-PatioLawn-Pillow/" target="_blank">Duct tape lawn pillows</a> are water resistant AND pretty!

Instructables / annahowardshaw

12. These lights might rack up a hefty bar tab, but you won't remember it in the morning.

<a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Patron-led-hanging-patio-lights/" target="_blank">These lights</a> might rack up a hefty bar tab, but you won't remember it in the morning.

Instructables / ARGMISTER

13. Dining never looked so cool with this DIY patio table.

Dining never looked so cool with this <a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Patio-Lounge-table/?ALLSTEPS" target="_blank">DIY patio table</a>.

Instructables / Nick Thomas Design

14. Don't forget to tip the bartender! Break in your new bar with a backyard party.

Don't forget to tip the bartender! Break in your <a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Patio-Bar-with-Concrete-Top/" target="_blank">new bar</a> with a backyard party.

Instructables / AmateurHour

15. Add a rustic touch with this incredible pallet chair.

Add a rustic touch with this incredible <a href="https://www.funkyjunkinteriors.net/2013/05/a-cool-pallet-wood-chair-anyone-can-make-part-1.html" target="_blank">pallet chair</a>.

Funky Junk Interiors

16. Is this a backyard or a jungle? With these chairs you'll never know the difference.

Is this a backyard or a jungle? With <a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Spray-painted-patio-chairs/" target="_blank">these chairs</a> you'll never know the difference.

Instructables / peterman921

17. No patio is complete without a hanging chair.

No patio is complete without a <a href="https://themerrythought.com/diy/diy-hanging-lounge-chair/" target="_blank">hanging chair</a>.

The Merry Thought

18. Build yourself this simple pergola.

Build yourself this simple <a href="https://kojo-designs.com/2011/08/make-it-rustic-garden-gate/" target="_blank">pergola</a>.

Kojo Designs

19. Jenga isn't just an indoor game anymore.

<a href="https://dallas.citymomsblog.com/diy-giant-summer-backyard-games/" target="_blank">Jenga</a> isn't just an indoor game anymore.

Dallas Moms Blog

20. When the sun goes away, your party can still slay with these mason jar lanterns.

When the sun goes away, your party can still slay with these <a href="https://orchardgirls.blogspot.ca/2013/10/thrifty-thursday-mason-jar-lanterns-w.html" target="_blank">mason jar lanterns</a>.

Orchard Girls

21. Why spend money to go to the movies, when you can stream the latest films in your own backyard?

Why spend money to go to the movies, when you can stream the latest films <a href="https://thehorticult.com/show-thyme-how-to-build-an-outdoor-theater-in-your-garden/" target="_blank">in your own backyard</a>?

The Horticult

If I start working on all of these projects now, by this time next year I can throw the most epic backyard party imaginable!

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