Having a backyard is a big plus because it is an excellent spot for calming, studying, grilling, gardening and for spending quality time with your friends and family in the holidays. But what if your backyard is not spacious enough? It shouldn’t necessarily represent an obstacle for you to use the most of the space and transform a small outdoor space into an interesting, functional, and enjoyable spot to relax and entertain outdoors. Turning tight, narrow or awkwardly shaped backyards into comfortable, functional space is not so complicated, and you can achieve it yourself and maximize an outdoor space to turn it into a destination to enjoy.
Decorating your small backyard with flowers and attractive flowerpots is simple, easy and is not expensive. Small changes in backyard designs, like adding plants and flowers, can create a spectacular effect. Tall plants, for example palm trees are great for adding privacy to your backyard designs, and are elegant decorative details. Flowering plants bring gorgeous color accents into outdoor home decor. Mix colors and materials for the seating area or simplify the look by adding a small table and chairs. Water characteristics, especially small waterfalls can make your backyard to be your dream place and place for admiration of your friends, or even a place of envy for the neighbors. A small fire pit would be a perfect detail to bring warmth in the cold nights. There are also many other details that can make your backyard an enjoyable place where you can just seat and relax. Here is a collection of 22 modern backyard designs where you can enjoy without leaving the comforts of home. These outdoor home decorating ideas are simple, fresh and beautiful and a real refreshment for your backyard.