You’re avoiding your backyard because you feel there is very little privacy and you are worried your neighbours can see every move and hear every conversation?
No matter how proud you’re of your backyard and how much you would like to show it to all of the world, we all need a little space that will provide us some privacy when needed. We have searched the web for a variety of resourceful ways you can shield your backyard from the prying eyes of your neighbours who live nearby, or anybody else who might be passing by.
Whether you have a tiny or large budget, you can get creative with these privacy screen ideas and make your space feel more intimate.
1. Tiered Hanging Vines
Add privacy and shade to your balcony by plant fast growing vines in pots. (Photo via Experiments with Green Things)
2. Wattle Privacy Screen
The biggest advantage of this privacy screen is that it can be easily moved around the yard. It can be made of a variety of twigs, reeds, or branches you find outdoors. (Photo via Apartment Therapy)
3. Bamboo Privacy Screen
Aren’t they unique? Make your deck look stunning by making this bamboo privacy screen which is easy and budget-friendly. (Tutorial: Christinas Adventures)
4. Outdoor Privacy Curtains
This cute patio decor makes adding outdoor privacy easy, and shade just when you need it. (Tutorial: The Project Addict)
5. Garden Wall
This idea not only serves the purpose of creating privacy, but additionally gives you more room to grow an herb garden by utilizing vertical space. (Tutorial: Dirt Simple)
6. Wood Lattice Privacy Wall
Give your patio more privacy with 2 panels of lattice and some flower pots. (Tutorial: Checking in with Chelsea)