Category: Backyards

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Play With Creating A Fun, Kid-Friendly Backyard

Backyard season is coming up and what better to keep your kids enjoying the splendid outdoors than a backyard made for kid fun. You don’t need a lot of space, and in many cases, you don’t need a lot of money to make a super fun backyard. Check out the...

/ April 20, 2017
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Eco-Friendly Landscaping From The Ground Up

More Canadian homeowners are realizing the importance of reducing their carbon footprint and taking personal accountability for the impact their homes have on the environment. Part of this carbon reduction planning takes place in back and front yards in the form of sustainable landscaping. Perhaps surprisingly, if not optimal, your landscaping can...

/ April 17, 2017
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

Just in time for spring, Duralock Interlocking completely transformed this home’s backyard from barren to beautiful. The homeowners now have an extra living space and are enjoying their backyard for the first time since moving in 8 years ago! This space was worth the wait and only took Duralock two...

/ April 13, 2017
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

It seems like spring has finally sprung! We can’t wait until it’s warm enough to enjoy patio and backyard weather like these homeowners. Green Apple Landscaping gave this house a complete backyard transformation, including a storage space and maximizing their greenery. Check out the full review to see the before of what this...

/ April 3, 2017
Backyard patio and stonework by Canada's Gardenland

HomeStars Photo of the Day

If this photo doesn’t make you miss summer than I don’t know what would. The patio, fire pit, and outdoor kitchen were all built by Canada’s Gardenland, creating an outdoor living space that’s picture perfect.                       Every day HomeStars receives...

/ January 10, 2017
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Price Points for Pool Installation or Restoration

The dead of winter is the perfect time to start thinking about planning that new pool that you’ve always been dreaming about installing in your backyard. To help you along, following is a selection of new and renovated pools at different price points from homeowners who have submitted reviews on...

/ December 19, 2016
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Top 6 Best Backyard Transformations of 2016 – Editor’s Pick

Yep, unless you’re a skier or a winter enthusiast, we bet you’d like to be hanging out in any one of these backyards right now. If you close your eyes really tight and take a deep breathe, you can imagine yourself here – in our most favourite backyard retreats of 2016…....

/ December 14, 2016
Backyard stone work done by HomeStars Photo of the Day

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Assiniboine Lights & Landscapes built these lucky homeowners the backyard of their dreams equipped with an expansive interlocking stone patio, outdoor kitchen, large stone fireplace, and waterfall. Now THIS is outdoor living at its finest!                       Every day HomeStars receives...

/ November 19, 2016
Extensive backyard renovation completed by Land Effects Outdoor Living Spaces Ltd

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Take a look at this extensive backyard renovation done by Land Effects Outdoor Living Spaces Ltd. By completely renovating this 30+ year old pool, building a multilayer deck and shed, they have created a true paradise. I can’t say I am not jealous of these home owners!        ...

/ November 1, 2016
Backyard renovation by Land Effects Outdoor Living

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Such a great outdoor renovation by Land Effects Outdoor Living! I’m sure this homeowner is taking full advantage of all of this sunny October Toronto weather in this masterpiece of a backyard.                       Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews,...

/ October 11, 2016