The house always points to the mind of the dreamer, but the backyard connects the mind of the dreamer towards growth, privacy and contemptment. In a way it becomes a symbol that you don’t want to be noticed but have put up these barriers (fences) from other people. It is your childhood backyard there might be a repressed or happy memory that contains meaning. Fires in the backyard represents change and transformation once controlled. Snakes are also known to be in this area that contains a hidden meaning (see snake).