More ideas from Angi
A great idea for a floating deck as it is placed on cinder blocks instead of being attached to the house - #DIYGardenIdeas

This is a floating deck; it rests on cinder blocks aMonkey Island Edit description Monkey Island, Cayo Santiago, Puerto Ricos opposed to being mechanically anchored to concrete piers or attached to either the house or the other deck.

That Jungle Feeling The play of light and shadow enhances this private backyard oasis amid lush plantings. Designed by Barry Block

Small Swimming Pools - I love the idea of a plunge pool for small spaces. but if I had a garden that could accommodate it, I really love swimming and a natural pool is where it's at.

In-Ground and Intimate A large, in-ground tub is the perfect feature for someone who lacks a large backyard but wants a relaxing retreat to soak away their cares. Design by Barry Block

Small pool for socializing. Block retaining wall~ Designer's Notes The masonry retaining wall offers additional seating around the pool for guests. Foundation plantings hide the understory of the deck and create a more private space.

DIY easy concrete block BBQ pit {VIDEO}. Less than 250$. The one shown in this photo has an added steel bar for a more permanent installation. You could also add concrete in the blocks for structural support and face the block with brick for aesthetics. The one in the video is intended for easy transport or take-down.

How to build an outdoor kitchen. I think I would try to do some of this with glass blocks with white lights. Also, extend one side for an open firepit for smores, camp pies, etc.