Backyard Skating Rinks The winter months are the best time to build the track for rollerblading or skating in your backyard. Make sure your kids are having enjoyable and do not have to worry about the traffic. The only thing you require is wood, a hose and a few tools to scrape a flat area of your lawn big enough for many people to use at once. After you've dug your lawn with a shovel cutter, water the spot until it is frozen. Once the ice is formed due to melting snow then lay the pieces of plywood on surface and give yourself time to compact these boards into a uniform layer by jumping onto the boards repeatedly until they're solid and no longer wobbly. When you've completed this, spray a thin layer of water over the top to make ice, and allow your kids to have fun skating all winter. Backyard Movie Theater Backyard Movie Theater A space set aside for movies to be watched in your residence is among the top family friendly backyard ideas. A movie night in your backyard are perfect. But, screens made of oldfashioned materials can be costly and will need to be put up on fences or on the walls. The best option is to build or buy the right size white sheets for any type of surface. Blinds constructed from windows can be used as projection surfaces. They can be attached to an end by using hinges so that they can be folded up. You and your family are able to enjoy movies indoors or outdoors anytime you want. A movie theatre outdoors if this idea appeals to the situation, especially if already have a projection screen. You'll need to create the four-foot-by-six-foot frame. Cover it with white sheet of paper. You might need extra stakes or rope to make sure the screen is taut. Place the projector on the other end of your backyard and attach speakers around the perimeter to ensure that everyone is able to hear - outdoor speakers allow to have better quality sound since walls don't cause echo. Consi .