It’s Back! Enter the Great American Backyard Giveaway

Great American Backyard Makeover Giveaway

The weather’s warming up across the nation and Americans are eager for the return of BBQ season. It doesn’t matter where you look – from new homes in Texas to luxury houses in Southern California, homeowners are prepping grills and bringing home charcoal in preparation.

Summer’s here and it’s time to spruce up your own personal barbecue oasis.

The Great American Backyard Giveaway is back, and this year America’s Most Trusted® Home Builder is giving away $15,000 to one lucky winner to create the ultimate backyard escape.

How to Enter the Great American Backyard Giveaway

There are two ways to play:

Try your luck at an awesome prize and get to know a new Taylor Morrison community near you. It’s a win-win scenario.

No purchase necessary. See official rules.

Ideas & Inspiration for Creating Backyard Bliss

Cozy fire pit, shady covered patio, comfy lounge furniture or a big-time BBQ upgrade – with so many options it’s hard to know where to spend the prize money first.

Check out these stunning backyards and outdoor-themed communities to get your creative juices flowing.

And hey, even if you don’t win, there are a ton of affordable backyard upgrades that won’t make much of a dent in your pocketbook.

Get the Most out of Your Summer Nights

When the mercury rises, head to the patio.

From setting up a private outdoor cinema to a gooey chocolate fingered s’mores night, it’s easy to transform your backyard into a hot weather fun zone.

How Would You Spend $15,000 on Your Backyard?

Everyone’s idea of the perfect backyard paradise is different. We’d love to hear yours!

Let us know how you’d spend the Grand Prize in the comments.

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