Landscaping Makeover: Full List of Tutorials + Sources

I can’t even believe the landscaping makeover is D-O-N-E! It’s been a crazy busy summer trying to complete the to-do list we established a few months back. But we did it… or at least most of it, and I can’t thank you guys enough for sticking around!

landscaping before makeover

a dramatic before and after outdoor makeover

I know following landscaping progress can be a bit boring for some, but I’m so grateful you all stuck it out. I had so much fun bringing you guys along the way (especially on instaStories). Hearing your thoughts, advice, and support made the whole process a lot more fun! To make it easy for others who may be tackling a similar project in the future, here’s a one-stop shopping guide to EVERYTHING we did in our landscaping makeover.

Landscaping Makeover From Start to Finishbefore patio makeovera gorgeous new patio makeover from start to finish

Other Outdoor DIY Projects

The Patio Source Lista black and white patio makeover with tutorials

Other Outdoor Products

Phase 1 Done, Phase 2 Next Yearbefore the landscaping makeovertutorials for a significant before and after landscaping makeover

I hope this post serves as a quick reference for this entire summer’s worth of work. Boy, was it a busy one, but one that was so rewarding because we saw such dramatic changes. Our curb appeal has done a 180 and we could not be more excited!

a detailed landscape before and afterWe still have a lot of work to do on the back of the house and in our garage, but we are so grateful for the completion of “Phase 1”. We’ll get into details on my goals for Phase 2, but that’s not until next summer… at least. In the meantime, we are excited to spend the next few months on our gorgeous new patio, gearing up for our biggest project to date — our kitchen renovation. Thank you guys so much for sticking with us through all of these projects and cheering us on every step of the way. Sharing our journey in this new house with all of you has been so. much. fun!


The Year of Casey

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I’m Casey Finn, the voice behind The DIY Playbook. I’m a Chicago gal teaching you how to design, DIY, and maintain your home…by yourself! Learn more about me right here.