What Types of Fire Pits Are Best For You?

There is nothing better than enjoying a beautiful night relaxing around the fire pit in the backyard with family and friends. A fire pit can add a touch of character and fun to any yard. But finding the right type of fire pit for your yard can be difficult if you don’t know what your […]

5 Ways to Improve the Curb Appeal of Your Home

Is the front of your home an eyesore for the neighborhood? If you hesitated for even a second, chances are your house could likely benefit from a curb appeal facelift. But don’t worry! We have 5 tips that can help you transform the front of your home and give it curb appeal that is welcoming, […]

How to Boost and Beautify Your Backyard

Close your eyes for a moment and picture your ideal backyard. What details of this vision stand out? Do you imagine plush seating, perfect entertainment features, and sparks of style and color? Now open your eyes and survey what your backyard looks like in reality. How do your backyard vision and real backyard compare? If […]

What You Should Know About the New California Pool Safety Law in 2018

Having a pool is a great way to be able to host friends and family for memorable occasions all summer long. But being a pool owner is also a big responsibility, and the new California pool safety law is asking more of pool owners throughout the state. Sonoma Backyard has all the details of this […]

10 Ways to Improve Your Outdoor Living Space

When the weather is nice, there is no better place than your backyard to entertain and relax. But if your backyard is looking a little blah, we have 10 easy ways to transform your outdoor living space into your own private oasis. 1. Install Lighting You don’t have to hire an electrician to add ambient […]

Prepping for Summer: Patio Design Ideas

Warm summer days are upon us, and there’s no time like the present to get ready for it. Summertime is a blissful season full of barbeques, pool parties, and staying out late into the night to marvel at the stars. But none of these activities are quite as enjoyable without nice patio furniture to complement […]

Easy Spring Cleaning To-Do List

Spring has sprung, and it’s time to enjoy the blossoming trees, soak up the sun, and end the hibernation mode you’ve been in all winter. There’s just something about the warming weather that renews and re-energizes. So it makes sense that If you’re like most people, spring is also the time to start trimming the […]

7 Ways to Landscape on a Budget

Landscaping doesn’t have to break the bank. There are many cost-saving measures you can implement to make sure your landscaping project is a financially responsible endeavor. And landscaping on a budget does not have to be shabby. It is possible to have both financial responsibility and a great looking yard. Here are 7 things you […]

Swim Spa or Hot Tub: Which is Right for Me?

Hot tubs and swim spas are both a great way to add the relaxation and recreation of a pool without the cost and long-term commitment. But which type is best for you? Learn more about the pros and cons of each type by reading below. Benefits of a hot tub Hot tubs are typically smaller than […]

5 Easy Steps for Hot Tub Care

Hot tub care and maintenance is a crucial responsibility for new and seasoned hot tub owners. Without proper attention, a hot tub can become a steaming pool of chemical build up, bacteria, and body-oil residue, making each soak unhygienic and harmful for all who use it. Keep your hot tub fresh and clean by adhering […]