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How to Create Your Own Rainwater Catcher (and 13 Fun Other Outdoor Projects)

One of the most satisfying ways to spend a sunny afternoon is with an outdoor project to enhance your home – and there’s no better time than now to get out there and do it yourself. From a homemade way to harvest rainwater to unique upcycled DIY furniture to cool outside games for the whole family, here are 14 fun (and functional) outdoor projects to tackle this season.

Brian McCourt is a contractor, design expert and co-host of HGTV Canada’s Backyard Builds.



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