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Backyard Improvements That Add Value – Ideas For Your Backyard Remodel

Backyard Improvements That Add Value – Ideas For Your Backyard Remodel


November 3, 2023

When it comes to turning your backyard into a true oasis, the possibilities are endless. The idea of a backyard remodel or renovation may have crossed your mind, but you might be wondering, “Are backyard renovations worth it?” In short, the answer is a resounding yes! 

Your backyard is more than just an outdoor space; it’s an extension of your home, a place where you can relax, entertain, and connect with nature. Enhancing this space not only improves your quality of life but also adds value to your property. So, if you have a backyard that’s feeling more “blah” than “beautiful,” you’re in the right place. In this blog, we’ll explore a variety of ideas and tips to kickstart your outdoor makeover, making your backyard the envy of the neighborhood.

From cozy outdoor living spaces to quality landscaping, outdoor kitchens to the magic of water features and lighting, we’ll guide you through the possibilities. If you’re ready to transform your backyard and make your dream space a reality, BNO Builders is here to help. Our team of outdoor remodeling experts is dedicated to crafting designs that suit your unique lifestyle and budget, adding value to your property while bringing joy and relaxation to your life. 

How Do You Transform a Boring Backyard?

So, you’ve got a backyard that’s more ‘blah’ than ‘beautiful’ – here are some ideas to kickstart your outdoor makeover:

Create a Cozy Outdoor Living Space: Consider adding a comfortable seating area, an outdoor kitchen, or a fire pit to make your backyard an inviting gathering place.

Landscaping: Invest in well-planned landscaping with lush greenery, colorful flowers, and thoughtfully placed trees. A well-maintained garden can instantly boost your curb appeal. It’s important to note that landscaping isn’t just about mowing the grass and planting a few flowers. Consider hiring a professional landscaper to design a landscape that suits your backyard and complements your house. Additionally, plants, trees, and flowers can contribute to your backyard’s natural ambience and create a more pleasant environment.

Patio or Deck: A well-designed and built patio or deck provides a versatile space for entertaining and relaxation. It’s a perfect spot for outdoor dining, gatherings, and relaxation. And if you live in an area with good weather, a deck or patio can function as an extension of the living room. Just make sure the deck or patio is proportional to the size of the backyard and that it’s made of quality materials.

Water Features: The soothing sound of a water feature like a fountain or a pond can add a touch of tranquility to your backyard.

Lighting: Outdoor lighting can create a magical atmosphere in the evening and extend your enjoyment into the night in addition to enhancing the aesthetics of your backyard and highlighting its features. It’s an excellent way to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere after the sun goes down. Moreover, outdoor lighting can increase safety in your backyard by illuminating walkways, stairs, and other potential hazards. Install a mix of fixture types, such as wall-mounted lights, post lights, and hanging lights, to create a well-lit backyard.

    What Adds Most Value to Backyard?

    When you’re looking to increase your property’s value through backyard improvements, some features tend to provide a better return on investment. Here are a few options to consider:

    Quality Landscaping: A well-maintained and beautifully landscaped backyard can significantly enhance the appeal of your home.

    Outdoor Kitchen: If you love to cook and entertain, an outdoor kitchen with modern appliances and ample counter space is a fantastic addition.

    Patio or Deck: A well-constructed patio or deck provides a functional space for outdoor living and can boost your home’s value.

    Fencing and Privacy: Privacy features like fencing or a well-placed garden can make your backyard more appealing and usable.

    Low-Maintenance Design: Many homeowners appreciate a backyard that’s easy to maintain, so opt for low-maintenance landscaping and materials.

    Outdoor Remodeling Experts

    At BNO Builders, we understand that every homeowner’s vision for their backyard is unique. Our team of outdoor remodeling experts is here to help you turn your dream backyard into a reality. With years of experience, innovative design ideas, and a commitment to quality, we can upgrade your backyard.

    When it comes to backyard improvements, our focus is on creating spaces that not only add value to your property but also bring joy and relaxation to your life. We work closely with you to understand your preferences and craft a design that suits your lifestyle and budget.

    If you’re ready to take the next step in your backyard transformation, get in touch with BNO Builders. We’re your trusted partners in making your backyard dreams come true.

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