backyard makeover one year later, concrete masonry, decks, fences, outdoor living, pool designs

A year ago we started planning a backyard oasis for our otherwise bland yard. Now it has a pool with waterfalls, a pool house, new fencing, and 4 new decks. The makeover is not 100% complete. We still need to complete some finishing touches on the deck and steps, add railings, and stain and paint the deck. Eventually we will also be replacing some of the furniture and adding lots of planters. We had the pool professionally installed; but we saved a ton of money by building the fence,…