Outdoor furniture, whether for your porch, deck or yard, can make all the difference in how much enjoyment and pleasure you get from spending time outdoors. After all, if you’re not comfortable, you will probably find somewhere else to be.
Unless you want to spend a lot of money buying things for your yard, why not spend a little time and labor and make your own? Not only do they often look much better, but you also usually enjoy things you made so much more because of the satisfaction they give you.
Here are 23 ideas of things you can make for your yard, most of them easy to do, with a few that will take a little longer to make. Most of them are simple, but some are rather elaborate, like the table with a built-in ice cooler.