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9 Outdoor Projects to Spruce up your Space

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Are you ready to get outside and enjoy the warmer weather?  I’m sharing 9 outdoor projects to spruce up your space so you can enjoy every moment in comfort and style. 

Some of these items I’ve created and use in my own outdoor space.  Many are from very talented blogger friends of mine.  You can read about each project below, if you are inspired to create your own version be sure to click over to the full post for more info. 

9 outdoor projects

9 Outdoor Projects

When I think of a stylish outdoor space I think first think of flowers.  That means getting rid of weeds and creating a space where plants can flourish.  This post covers all the bases and will help you get a weed free flower bed in no time. 


8 Steps to Create a Weed Free Flower Bed from Girl, Just DIY

If you have a small outdoor space, or just want something really eye catching, try your hand at a vertical garden.  This post, complete with plans, will help you create a beautiful focal point in any yard. 


DIY Vertical Garden Wall Planter with Plans from The Handyman’s Daughter

Another way to bring the eye up and create a vertical interest piece is with a trellis.  This simple trellis can hold flowering vines and create privacy around a patio. 



A large scale welcome sign like this is a fun way to add interest to your front porch and a delightful way to welcome guests.  You can make a sign like this for just a few dollars following this tutorial. 

Colorful spring front porch

How to Build a Large Wood Welcome Sign

An outdoor sign of any size looks great on a patio.  Create something like this to add color and fun to your outdoor eating area. 


DIY Come Together Porch Sign from Dukes and Duchesses

When welcoming guests to your home, a stenciled doormat is an easy and inexpensive project.  These door mats will add color and function to your front porch. 

Make this stenciled Ikea Door Mat

Ikea Stenciled Door Mat


DIY Welcome Pineapple Door Mat from Two Feet First

Having a place to enjoy a meal is ideal for any outdoor space.  You could head out and purchase a new dining set, or use these tips to turn a regular wood dining set into an outdoor table. 


How to Use an Old Wood Dining Table Outside from Songbird

As the afternoon turns into evening, you will need a little lighting to keep the party going.  These gorgeous scones are the perfect addition to a pergola or deck. 

outdoor sconses

DIY Outdoor Sconces and NEW Pergola from My Kitchen My Craft

These 9 outdoor projects will help you spruce up your space.  Which one do you want to try?

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