Whether you covet a grill and food-prep station on wheels or a built-in BBQ island with fridge and bar seating, don't hit the home center before reading our expert guide to creating a first-rate backyard cook spot.
An open-plan makeover of its cook space preserves a small house's friendly proportions
Transform an ordinary outdoor space into an open-air living room that adds value and comfort to your home year-round
Assemble your own backyard cooking center without the cost of constructing an outdoor kitchen
TOH explains which essentials are worth the money and which extras are not