In the second part of our two-part backyard enhancement series, we completed the extensive makeover to turn a neglected yard into a restful retreat.

Backyard makeover projects included:

  • Hot Tub: Added a relaxing hot tub with room for six adults.
  • Playset: Installed a cool redwood and cedar children’s playset.
  • Concrete Patio: Resurfaced, scored, and stained the concrete patio.
  • Hanging Swing: Refinished and installed a backyard swing on an oak tree.
  • Grass and Landscaping: Laid St. Augustine grass sod and landscaped the yard.
  • Landscape Lighting: Installed solar and low voltage landscape lighting which included a wireless remote and programmable timer.
  • Amenities: Added an illuminated birdbath, mosquito control device, stainless steel grill, and more.

Watch the video above to find out more.

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Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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