What We Do

Mad Backyard is a site dedicated to all things related to backyard and outdoor living!

We place a particular emphasis on the following categories:

  • Outdoor Cooking and Outdoor Kitchens
  • Lawn and Landscaping Ideas, Care, and Maintenance
  • Swimming Pool Ideas and Maintenance
  • Patio and Deck Care, Design, and Maintenance.

WE LOVE answering obscure niche questions about caring for your outdoor universe and finding specialty outdoor cooking, barbecue, and smoking recipes that you may not find “on the beaten path” across the rest of the interwebs.


Who We Are

Mad Backyard’s founder, Robert “Mads” Martigan is an avid outdoorsman, barbecue/smoker buff, and pellet grilling enthusiast who loves to share his passion for outdoor living and outdoor cooking with the world.

Head over to our Contact Page and shoot us a query, or feel free to leave a comment on any of our articles and Mads will likely get back to you with an answer personally!


Why We Do It

Because we love these topics as much as you do and want everyone to get the most out of their backyard kingdom!

Whether you are looking for a new smoker or pellet grill, want to try some new and funky recipes, or just need some questions answered about how to care for your lawn or swimming pool, you’ve come to the right place!

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The Mad Backyard Team