Concrete Stool

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

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Yard Crashers: Garden Wall With Water Feature

This incredible backyard space is prefect for entertaining. The wood wall offers a great focal point for the space and by adding the garden containers you get added color and dimension but the designer Matt Blashaw from DIY's Yard Crashers didn't just stop there. He added a beautiful floating bench and drop down bar/serving area.

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Yard Crashers: Re-defined Backyard Space

Cut log steps lead to a floating deck with shade structure which is the focal point of a yard renovation by licensed contractor Matt Blashaw. Blashaw included a tin tile privacy wall to define the backyard, a metal water feature, fire feature with boulder seating, vegetable planters and new landscaping giving this backyard a warm and welcoming vibe.

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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: 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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Yard Crashers: Arc Water Feature

As seen on DIY Network’s Yard Crashers, the water feature has streams of water that arc over a wall of reclaimed wood in the backyard makeover.

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Yard Crashers: Fun And Comfortable

As seen on DIY’s Yard Crashers, Matt Blashaw makes this space fun and creative to capture the oasis of being comfortable and contemporary for the homeowners and their guest.

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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 "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: 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: Beautiful Makeovers- Bamboo Fence

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

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