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Welcome to YardShare! We are a community of DIY homeowners and landscaping experts who share our yards to inspire others. Shared yards include landscaping ideas, garden ideas, and design ideas for many other features such as outdoor kitchens, decks, and fountains.

We hope you enjoy what you find and it inspires your own yard projects. Start by browsing yard photos for ideas and reading our yard ideas blog, then consider sharing your yard to inspire others!

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These are yards with pictures that have been voted on by our members and are featured by YardShare staff. Also check out our most inspirational yards.

Yard Ideas

  • Outdoor Kitchens: Steel Studs or Concrete Blocks?

    Anyone who has ever contemplated constructing their own outdoor kitchen knows there is a long list of ingredients to consider. But while it’s easy to get caught up in the fun decisions like grill size, bun warmers, and beer taps, there’s a fundamental issue that has to be dealt with first: How will you build the darn thing??? Read More
  • What is Mulch?

    Mulching is one of the easiest and most beneficial gardening practices. Mulching can help you conserve water, prevent weed growth, and return nutrients to your soil. It can also serve as a nice landscaping tool. Read More
  • Be a Cottage Garden Renegade

    It is easy to be intimidated by all the gardening and landscaping information out there. Books, magazines, websites, and how-to TV shows promise to teach you all the fundamentals of good design in one fell swoop and leave you ready to give your yard a full makeover in the time it takes to turn a page, click a link, or sit through to the next commercial break. Read More
  • Beneficial Bugs For Your Garden

    Beneficial bugs are nature’s response to the pests that can plague your garden. These insect-friends include lady beetles (formerly ladybugs), green lacewings, assassin bugs, praying mantis, minute pirate bugs, ground beetles, syrphid flies, and predatory stinkbugs. Read More

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Recent Comments

  • Sandy, your yard and pool are amazing! Would you consider consulting me on a DIY conversion of my mother's backyard pond? She is no longer able to maintain the fish, and a pool would help attract visitors. Please contact me if you are willing to discuss.
  • Gorgeous yard!
  • Treasured Earth: Can you give me a list of materials for the pergola? What is the wood type? Is there a kit available? Thank you. Wayne Hoose-House
  • Hi Bryan. Great design and finish. I'm getting a bbq grill insert like this built next week but I'm now unsure about my design. Lots of people build with a wood or metal frame. I didn't plan for this. Did you just sit the grill on the blocks? Any advice appreciated. Glyn