Here is a very nice looking backyard ice rink that was made in suburban Chicago.
The video shows an interesting 5 day time-lapse of it being built. Well done, sir! They should hire you for next year's Winter Classic.
Backyard Ice Rink Time-Lapse video —
More than 28,000 individual photos combine to follow the construction of the ultimate backyard ice rink located outside Chicago, Illinois. Five days of labor, 15,000 gallons of water and sub-freezing temperatures. Shot entirely with a GoPro Hero2 using a Steadicam Smoothee rig and edited in Adobe Premiere Pro. The song is "Tribulations" by LCD Soundsystem
Man Builds Backyard Ice Rink Using 15,000 Gallons of Water —
"The construction took five days," Matt Vriesema told ABCNews.com. "It would have taken longer but this was our third year doing it. I was able to reuse the boards, so there was no grunt work of cutting and painting. We've perfected it over the years." ...
"I played hockey growing up. So did my cousin. And the kids just love skating. It was their idea. We were sitting around thinking about how cool it would be to have a rink in the backyard," Vriesema said...