05/25/2013 08:55 am ET Updated May 27, 2013

Weekend DIY Ideas: 7 Projects You Can Get Done Before Memorial Day (PHOTOS)

Memorial Day weekend brings to mind long, lazy afternoons basking in the almost-summer heat with an ice cold beer in hand and of course the kick-off to BBQ season. But before we can kick back and enjoy, we know we should address a few fixer-uppers that'll make our experience this weekend all the more relaxing.

From setting up a rolling prep-table for the grill to installing a lofty backyard hammock, below are seven weekend DIY ideas that will surely help us start the festivities off with our best foot forward. It's all smooth sailing from there!

Memorial Day Weekend DIY Ideas

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