30+ Outrageously Fun Things You’ll Want In Your Backyard This Summer

You’ll never want to go back inside.

32 Outrageously Fun Things You'll Want In Your Backyard This Summer

01. Floating Bean Bags

Floating BeanbagsSource

Get them here.

02. An Interchangeable Picnic Table with Seats that Flip Up to Form a Back

32 Outrageously Fun Things You'll Want In Your Backyard This SummerSource / Source / Via Source

03. A Zipline

A ZiplineSource

Buy the kit here.

04. The Microbar for Tiny Yards

The Microbar for Tiny YardsSource

Designed by Joe Warren. Get it here.

05. The Reading Poolside Lounge Chair


Currently unavailable, but you can ask Brylane Home if they are getting more in stock.

06. The Storage Daybed Lounger


This is actually a DIY.

07. The Floating Ping Pong Set

The Floating Ping Pong SetSource

Get it from Brookstone.

08. A Sunken Trampoline


Way safer than a regular trampoline (or pool!).

09. Disney-Themed Inflatable Outdoor Movie Screen

Disney-Themed Inflatable Outdoor Movie ScreenSource

It’s actually available from Wal-Mart.

10. A Canopy Chair


By Sifas.

11. Geodesic Aviary/Chicken Coop

Geodesic Aviary/Chicken CoopSource

Available on Etsy.

12. The Beanbag-Hammock Hybrid Swing Chair

The Beanbag-Hammock Hybrid Swing ChairSource

Perhaps the best and most comfy way to view sunset after sunset. Get it here.

13. A Hideaway Loveseat

A Hideaway LoveseatSource

Take the best naps ever where no one will ever find you. Get it here.

14. A Trampoline Tree House Tent


Do it for the kids! Available here.

15. A Backyard Stream

A Backyard Stream

Your perpetual moment of zen.

16. A Scandinavian Backyard Gazebo


You can BUY THIS.

17. The Cacoon

The CacoonSource

Get it here.

18. A Swingset Firepit

A Swingset FirepitSource

Get the DIY directions here.

19. The Ultimate Sprinkler

The Ultimate SprinklerSource / Source

Get the directions here.

20. Pool Bumper Cars


Get them here.

21. A Glass-Encased Fire Pit

Beautifully minimalist. Get the directions here.

22. Cooler Tables

Cooler TablesSource

Just IMAGINE your summer BBQs. Get them from Amazon.

23. A Cushy Backyard Tent

A Cushy Backyard TentSource

Go glamping in your own backyard. Get the setup here.

24. Inflatable Twister


IT’S ON. Get it here.

25. Rocking Garden Chair

Rocking Garden ChairSource

Made from a vintage Swiss cable car, this is the brainchild of designer Adrien Rovero.

26. Copper Rain Shower

Copper Rain ShowerSource

More information here.

27. A Canopied Swing Bed

A Canopied Swing BedSource

28. A Pool Shower

A Pool ShowerNew England Home May/June 2008

29. The Ultimate Beach Chair

The Ultimate Beach ChairSource

Shade, footrests, a place to put your piña colada — this chair has got it all!

30. The Triple Hammock

The Triple HammockSource

Available from Trinity Hammocks.

31. A “Shallow Swing” Disc

A "Shallow Swing" DiscSource

It lets you gently rock around.

32. The Adult Version of a Kiddie Pool

The Adult Version of a Kiddie PoolSource

Easily improvised with any inflatable boat/raft. Available here.

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Author: MMK

Architecture & Design was started by an Afghan entrepreneur, he believes that wellbeing is affected by the spaces we spend our time in and that their design is an important notion to consider with regards to our personal comfort and happiness – whether we are at home, at work or at play.

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