11 Outdoor Project Ideas with Plans
Improve your outdoor spaces no matter your budget, time or skill level with these projects from The Family Handyman. Browse the following 11 showstoppers and get started on one today.
Flagstone and Stone Block Patio
Planter Trellis Combo
This stand-alone screen house is the perfect warm-weather hangout. Here you’ll find detailed plans for creating this amazing outdoor project.
Wooden Bench for Less
Impress guests at your next barbecue with this gazebo for your grill. Build the structure with these plans; then customize it with additional storage features, lighting and more!
Install Outdoor Lighting and an Extra Outlet
Add a charming outdoor light plus an easy-to-access outlet anywhere in your yard! Here are the step-by-step plans.
Low-Maintenance Water Feature
Low maintenance is key with this outdoor water feature. Once it’s built, there’s little to do but sit back and enjoy it! Here’s how to do it.
Asymmetrical flagstone gives this path a natural look. You’ll need some gravel, sand, flagstone and preferably a helper or two. Find tips and instructions here.