Steps down from door to main deck and more down to ground level. For a free-standing deck, consider painting the risers a light color, while the decking boards and treads are stained or painted a darker shade.
oh i sooo wish we had a privacy fence! Attach plant hanger hooks to a wood fence and insert pots planted with tough annuals, such as 'Diamond Frost' euphorbia, 'Marguerite' sweet potato vine, and pink 'Supertunia Vista Fuchsia' petunia, to create a wall
I don't have a fence, but like this idea. Find old windows, replace the glass with mirrors and put these on your fence (if you can). The mirrored image of your garden on the fence will make your yard look bigger. It's an easy trick!
Create a backyard climbing wall by attaching handholds and toeholds to a vertical sheet of plywood, or combine pressure-treated fence posts and metal pipe to make a set of uniquely designed monkey bars.