When indoor space isn’t enough, Backyard Builds showcases the endless opportunities outdoor areas can provide. The series stars contractor and designer Brian McCourt and design expert Sarah Keenleyside who work with homeowners to maximize their backyard’s potential by creating tailored, one-of-a-kind structures. Whether it’s a converted shipping container, cake studio, treehouse village, or outdoor theatre, this contractor and designer duo can extend any living space.
09 – 15 Dec: Episode 11 – Renee & Tasos: Multi-Purpose Cabana
Brian and Sarah create a honeymoon-ready backyard, complete with a sun deck, outdoor dining area, and a Grecian-inspired garage conversion.
16 – 22 Dec: Episode 12 – H & Emma: Communal Gathering Space
Brian and Sarah help landlord H and her tenant Emma by adding storage space, and a backyard common lounge space.
23 – 29 Dec: Episode 13 – Matt & Mary: Hillside Playhouse
Brian and Sarah create a backyard for entertaining and playing.
30 Dec – 05 Jan: Episode 14 – Cheryl & Gavin: Modern Woodshop
Brian and Sarah build a custom wood shop and a new living space in an urban backyard.