Simple DIYs to Spruce Up Your Outdoor Space {5 on Friday}

Spring is here, and if it isn’t where you are yet, hang tight…it is coming! I love this time of year because it is not too hot (yet) and we spend a lot of time outside playing in the yard. But when I was out there the other day, I was noticing the neglect that winter brought to my outdoor space. So today I’m sharing some simple DIY outdoor space ideas for spring!

5 Simple DIYs to Spruce Up Your Outdoor Space via

These 5 projects are sure to make your outdoor space ready for spring without spending too much money! Be sure to click through to the source to pin and read the full tutorial!

DIY spray painted plastic outdoor chairs

These Painted Plastic Outdoor Chairs were one of the first posts I ever did here at TinySidekick and are still a very popular post! You can read all about how ugly they were before I spray painted them, and they have held up pretty will throughout the year!

stenciled pot via tatertots and jello

Jen at Tatertots & Jello used a stencil (that sticks and resticks even after washing it) to give her pots some personality. And as long as you use outdoor paint, they will hold up outside!

painted rug via life love larson

You can even paint an outdoor rug to give it any pattern you want! Check out Life Love Larson for the full details.

tips for perfect planters via making lemonade blog

Plants are not my strong suit, but this year I really want to add some color to my yard with planters. Carrie from Making Lemonade has some great tips to add color and texture to your planters.

DIY Outdoor Pillow via Chaotically Creative

And finally, so that you have some comfort with your seating, Chaotically Creative made these outdoor pillows from shower curtains that she found at discount stores! Way cheaper than outdoor fabric.

I’m really looking forward to all the time we get to spend outside at this time of year. What about you? Do you spend a lot of time in your outdoor space? Is there something that makes it perfect?

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About Corey

Corey is the creative behind Hey There, Home where she shares easy-to-follow and beautiful home decor and entertaining ideas. Her mission? To make home decor accessible to everyone, even if you don't consider yourself crafty, and to empower people to decorate their homes in a way that they can actually be lived in, not just looked at.

8 thoughts on “Simple DIYs to Spruce Up Your Outdoor Space {5 on Friday}

  1. Great tips! Thanks for sharing at Project Inspire{d}… I featured you this week.

  2. Thanks for sharing via I Gotta Create link party.

  3. Great ideas! I need to give my backyard a little spring revamp and I love those painted chairs. Good to know they have held up for you this whole time.

  4. What a lovely round up, I’ve been to visit nearly all of them!

  5. Thank you for the tips! I never thought of using a shower curtain for outdoor pillows; I just put that one on my to-do list! Have a great weekend! Hugs, Amy

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