Concrete Stool

A concrete patio side table/stool is an easy project adding form and function.

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Yard Crashers: Backyard Fun

This backyard makeover turned the area into a place for fun and relaxation for adults and children alike! Complete with a spot for yard games, like cornhole, easy access benches, fire pit and reclaimed wood water feature this yard as a little bit of it all.

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Yard Crashers: Backyard Entertaining In Style

For this yard crash, the family wanted a space suited to entertaining and hosting parties for their kids. Matt comes through when he transforms the once-boring yard into party central. Among the new amenities is this seating area with both water and fire features.

Yard Crashers: Backyard "Deck"-tacular

DIY's Yard Crashers, Matt Blashaw, designed this backyard space to be an entertainers delights. Over 100 foot of deck leads from an outdoor dining area to a wrap around sitting bench area to the grill space. Color in fabric and landscaping adds warmth making the space cozy and fun!

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Yard Crashers: Beautiful Makeovers- Bamboo Fence

Near the cabana, a tall waterfall completely drowns out the noise of the nearby interstate.

Yard Crashers: Stacked stone Water Feature

This unique backyard space has Gabion baskets stacked with stone to provide a retaining wall and a water feature surrounded by synthetic turf.

Yard Crashers: Hip And Funky Fire

Bold color choices for this outdoor fireplace makes a strong statement and hits just the right note in this eclectic backyard makeover. And a warm, welcoming fire is just what Matt Blashaw from DIY's Yard Crashers and the crew ordered.

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Yard Crashers: Hio And Funky Vibe

This backyard has been newly re-imagined with a hip and funky vibe. With artificial grass, a multicolored fireplace, wood pergola, stone pavers, zinc-topped table and hanging pendant lights, this once drab backyard is given a new lease on life.

Photo By: Jeff Cotner ©2013, DIY Network/ Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved

Yard Crashers: Colorful Accents

As seen on DIY’s Yard Crashers, a stone patio is the platform for new patio furniture and a bike barn. The brightly colored pillows and accents give this outdoor sitting space a warm inviting feel along with enhancing it's overall visual appeal.

Photo By: Tomas Ovalle / Associated Press ©2013, DIY/Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Yard Crashers: Waterfall Pool Feature

A new water feature is built by licensed contractor Matt Blashaw and his crew as seen on the DIY Networks' original series 'Yard Crashers' to give this backyard a French country feel.

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Yard Crashers: Square Stone Fire Pit

Relax fire side by this square stone fire pit and easy to walk on large stepping stone walkway.

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