It’s a challenge to include our children, and sometimes our spouses, in our home improvement projects. The work is sometimes too dangerous and complex for them to assist us, but as we all know, THEY WANT TO HELP!

Now, I KNOW you’ve been wanting come up with and to do D-I-Y home improvement projects around that home that include the whole family.  This is a great way to build community, create a fun livable backyard that is useful to adults and children and teach our children about work and the pride that comes with a well completed project.

Here are 6 great projects to start you out:

6 DIY Backyard Projects from Lighting to Fire Pits