Gardens are an extension of your home.
They can say a lot about the type of person you are.
If your garden is drab and lifeless then it won’t inspire you to spend time in it or invite friends over, so what would the purpose of even having that small outdoor space.
The most basic thing to do to your garden to keep it fresh is to take care of your plants and your lawns. To make it more interesting here are some ideas you could try out that would b e fun and cost you next to nothing:
In conjunction with Vinyl Fence Tampa Fl Tradds Storm Chasing brings you the ultimate guide to sprucing up your garden.
1. Brighten up your fence
Paint your basic wooden fence with a bright color. Drill holes and fill them with bright colored marbles. According to fencing Tewkesbury, the reflection from the marbles can be pretty special in the evening sun.
2. Make Tin Can Planters from soup cans
All you need to do is to clean the cans up, paint them into different colors, and drill holes for drainage at the bottom and plant some flowers.
3. Create decorative stepping-stones
Take your old broken china and plates and glue the pieces into a flat plate shape. You can paint them or you can allow them to keep their patterns and colors. Work these onto the ground to create interesting stepping-stones.
4. Painted rock display
Get some nicely shaped rocks and paint them in bright colors. You can create patterns that could make them look like giant snail shells or ladybugs.
5. Cinder block herb garden
Have old cinder blocks lying around? Paint them in different bright colors and stack them. Use them to start a small herb garden.
6. Hang a colorful hammock
Find a peaceful nook in your garden and hang a hammock for you to relax in- the brighter the better.
7. Hang some lights
If you have those Christmas lights that come on a string, hand them in your garden.
8. Create a wooden walkway
If you have some pallet wood, break it up and line it up on the ground to make a rustic wooden walkway.
9. Make a pallet display case
Paint an old pallet and put your potted plants on display.
10. Create your own wind chime with keys
Paint your keys different colors and hang them on a branch with a string and place near your backyard door.