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35 Stunning Backyard Design Ideas To Add To Your Home

Why settle for less when you can turn your backyard into a magical place?


Landscaping is more than just making your backyard appealing. It is all about transforming your yard into a beautiful retreat while minimizing the possible impact human activities have on the plants and the environment around. While it is true that adding a couple of potted plants here and there significantly helps, the true value of a landscape design lies beyond the aesthetic improvements.

To help you better understand this value, we here at Elite Readers compiled a list of backyard design ideas. You can definitely get inspiration from the list and apply it in your house. Check them out below and let us know which ones are your favorites. You are welcome!

#1. Cozy Daybed

#2. English Garden

#3. Stone Fountain

#4. Garden Shed

#5. Outdoor Shower

#6. Hanging Lanterns

#7. Flower-Covered Pergola

#8. Fire Bowl

#9. Curtained Cabana

#10. Outdoor Kitchen

#11. String Lights

#12. Roaring Hearth

#13. Garden Fountain

#14. Family Fire Pit

#15. Garden Dining Area

#16. Outdoor Court

#17. Backyard Wabi-Sabi

#18. Lakeside Fire Pit

#19. French-Inspired Florals

#20. Shed Turned Studio

#21. Levels of Space

#22. Open-Air Pavilion

#23. Relaxing Hammock

#24. Shady Dining Area

#25. Backyard Fireplace

#26. Limestone Veranda

#27. Dockside Retreat

#28. Colorful Dining Space

#29. Canopy of Blooms

#30. Mini Vacation Home

#31. Chic Courtyard

#32. Lounge Chairs

#33. Natural Swimming Pool

#34. Garden Party Tablescape

#35. Landscaped Terrace

Whether you are a homeowner or not, there is no denying the significance of landscaping to your home’s exterior design. As you can see in the aforementioned pictures, it transforms a house’s overall appearance. And if you have one in your home, you can absolutely take pride in it. Your friends might even be jealous of your backyard’s phenomenal landscape design.

Interestingly, a beautifully-done landscape design can increase a home’s market value. If you plan to sell your home for some reason, you can expect an increase in your home’s market worth. Well, what do you think of these backyard design ideas? Are you impressed? Let us know what you think in the comments below!


14 Hairstyles That Can Be Done in 3 Minutes

Hairstyling has never been this easy…

The hair is one's crowning glory. For girls, it's one that reflects one's personality and fashion sense. If you have long hair, you know how hard it is to find time to keep it always neat, washed and arranged.

For some people, it may take a long period before they can get the hairstyle they want. To save you from the painstaking hairstyling problem, here are easy hairstyles you can do in just three minutes.

1. Using a hairpin

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The 58 Best Tiny Houses Right Now

These should inspire you to downsize immediately.

The idea behind tiny dates back to the infamous Hurricane Katrina, particularly when the government declared around 90,000 square miles of land. And during that horrific time, many homes were devastated by the unforgiving floods and winds.

Fast forward to today, this has become a massive cultural movement, thanks to the Tiny House Movement. More and more people are building their own tiny houses. Some have even sold their larger homes and decided to live in tiny ones.

The idea to build a 300-square foot home has taken the entire world by storm (pun not intended).

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80 Best Life Hacks to Make Your Life Easier

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It appears that the quest for achieving peak productivity is now similar to a religion. Otherwise, life hacks would not exist. And these are probably one of the things people love the most about the internet. They are basically short tips and/or tutorials designed to make our busy lives a little bit easier. From using clips to organize USB cords to applying beeswax on shoes to make them waterproof, they all make a huge difference in this world.

Obviously, you want to learn some quick and easy life hacks, especially the ones that are low-cost and save you time. Well, you have come to the right place. Elite Readers has compiled a list of life hacks perfect for your daily life. And, as mentioned above, they can really make your life easier.

Scroll down below and make sure you keep them in mind. You are welcome!

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