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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
  • Plant Selection For Your Yard

    There are two sides to this equation that need to work together for your landscape to work. One, will it grow in my yard? Two, will it look good with my overall landscaping plan? Read More
  • Barbecue Time! South American Stuffed Beef Roll (Matambre)

    There are times when burgers and dogs off the grill just won’t cut it. Maybe it’s a special occasion, maybe it’s a party, or maybe you want to kick off Memorial Day Weekend with a surprise your guests will never expect. This dish from Uruguay is called a matambre, which apparently means “hunger killer.” Read More
  • A Thousand (or slightly fewer) Points of Light

    Unfortunately, many of us don't think about "lighting" in our landscapes except for the month of December, when we drape a few measly strings of half-twinkling bulbs over our evergreens or, at the other extreme, fire up an animatronic-reindeer display that would put Clark Griswold to shame. But your landscape doesn’t just stop when the sun goes down. 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