20 Budget Backyard Buys Every Southerner Needs This Summer
Our favorite backyard must-haves for summer! You'll likely ooh at the gorgeous tableware and ahh at the fun pool float, and you'll deinitely marvel at the affordable price tags.
Insulated Wine Glass Set
Complete with a slide latch lid to prevent spills, we're not saying bring these in the pool or hot tub, but...
Buy It: Insulated Wine Glass 4-Pack Set (Assorted Colors), $19.98; SamsClub.com
LED Floating Ball
Use the remote to choose from 16 different colors as you light up the pool — and the night.
Buy It: LED Floating Ball, $39.98; SamsClub.com
We're bookmarking this gorgeous swing for our dream list. The splurge-worthy purchase comes with oversized cushions covered in long-lasting Sunbrella® fabric. Nap time? You can quickly convert the lounge into a daybed.
Buy It: Hanging Lounger, from $699; SamsClub.com
Colorful and fun, this pool accessory will make a big splash this summer.
Buy It: Flamingo Float, $19.99; Available at Marshalls
Chaise Lounge Cushion
Sam’s Club merchant Jon Odell tells us that blue is the hue of the season, and we sure do love this peacock shade.
Buy It: Chaise Lounge Cushion, $139 (for a set of two cushions); SamsClub.com
Whatever you're planting, these chic wooden planters will spruce up your backyard or patio.
Buy It: Outdoor Planter, $44.99; Walmart.com
Pirates Ship Float
Say ahoy matey to a good time with this pool float that also includes a water spray.
Buy It: Pirates Ship Float, $49.98; SamsClub.com
Copper Serving Set
This three-piece set will jazz up any backyard tablescape. It's also available in steel if that melds with your outdoor look better.
Buy It: Copper Serving Set, $29.98; SamsClub.com
Cactus Margarita Glass
This Sunbrella fabric is virtually Mother Nature-proof, meaning it will look great for outdoor fiestas or lazy afternoon reading sessions for years to come.
Buy It: Outdoor Pouf, $62.98; SamsClub.com
Adirondack Rocking Chair
Available in white, natural, and dark brown, nothing spells summer like curling up in one of these rockers with a good book.
Buy It: Adirondack Rocking Chair, $92; Walmart.com
This vintage-style wireless radio includes funky retro dials and a collapsible antenna. Switch from blasting radio tunes to podcast streaming from your phone via Bluetooth or the 3.5mm aux-in port.
Buy It: Outdoor Radio, $29.99; Available at Marshalls
WOW Super Slide
This slide is a whopping 25-feet long and comes with sleds. You can also connect several slides together for a mega-slide. Let the games begin, y'all.
Buy It: WOW Super Slide, $99.98; SamsClub.com
Outdoor Garden Stool
This elegant ceramic garden stool comes in a dreamy ocean blue.
Buy It: Outdoor Garden Stool, $49.99; Walmart.com
Three-Piece Bistro Set
Freshen up your outdoor furniture collection with this bold trio that can be easily cleaned with soap and water.
Buy It: Three-Piece Bistro Set, $119; Walmart.com
Rocker for two? You'll love this teak seat.
Buy It: Glider Bench, $249.98; SamsClub.com
Mixing Bowl Set
This four-piece, dual-finish set comes in red, white, and blue, and adds a lovely pop of color to your buffet-style spread.
Buy It: Mixing Bowl Set, $19.98; SamsClub.com
Hammered Mule Mugs
It's always mule time with these spiffy mugs. The four-pack comes in red, white, and blue.
Buy It: Hammered Mule Mugs, $19.98; SamsClub.com
Outdoor Market Umbrella
Doesn't catching shade look stylish under this sleek umbrella? Thanks to a steel frame and eight ribs, you can be sure this brolly will last for many backyard memories to come.
Buy It: Outdoor Market Umbrella, from $29.84; Walmart.com