A Cozy Pool Landscape: 10 DIY Backyard Ideas that Won't Break the Bank


A Cozy Pool Landscape: 10 DIY Backyard Ideas that Won't Break the Bank


Relax after a long day at work with these 10 DIY backyard ideas for a cozy pool landscape. These DIY projects are fun and easy to do and will not break the bank!

This accessible and affordable decor will add a warm, romantic vibe to any outdoor space. Hang them on plants and trees for a relaxing night~

1 String Lights

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No plug? No problem! Solar lights are a sustainable alternative to string lights and are more versatile. You can place them anywhere around the pool!

2 Solar Lights

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How about a glowing pool at night? Sounds cozy, right? Plus, you can change the mood with the color-changing feature of LED pool lights. How cool is that?

3 Pool Lights

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Add a tropical vibe to your swimming pool with colorful plants! Our top choices for moist environments are hibiscus, gardenias, and roses.

4 Flower Beds

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If you're a green thumb, then it's a great way to add a natural texture to your swimming pool, plus the color of the grass complements with water.

5 Ornamental  Grass Border

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When you want extra shade from burning sunlight while taking a dip, grow plant shrubs on the sides of the pool.

6 Plant Shrubs

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Feel closer to nature by laying a few river rocks beside your in-ground pool. Simple!

7 River Rock Garden

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Recycle old pallets as a seating area beside your swimming pool. Don't forget to throw in some pillows for a cozier vibe.

8 Seating Area

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An easy way to deal with peeking neighbors! You don't even have to buy these. Just recycle some old wood board.

9 Privacy Screen

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Keep off dirty tracks around your swimming pool with raised wooden pool deck that is easy to clean.

10 Wooden Deck

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Click the link for more backyard ideas for a serene pool landscape.

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