With so many options available to the homeowner it can be easy to become overwhelmed by the many different backyard design ideas. In order to avoid this and to ensure that you get the best results possible, you need to have a good idea of what exactly you are looking for in your backyard. This is especially true if you are building a home on land that is already zoned. The homeowner will want to know how large their backyard will be, how much space they will have to add in, what amenities they will have access to, whether or not there will be access to any swimming pools, and how big their yard will be. The more information you have about the project at hand the better your chances of getting the best results possible.