A garden is a place to renew and refresh the spirit, just like heaven. Gardens feed the soul and bring peace and beauty to our lives. It should be kept in such a way that upraises the appearance of home, provides a fresh look to the environment and get the envies of your neighbors. If you’re bored of the simple and flowery look of your garden, then here are some ways to decorate it in a more beauteous way.
Garden benches or decorative sitting areas: Garden benches in your front yard can be a wonderful sitting place to interact with neighbors, watch daily happenings on your street and kids playing their way. You can create decorative sitting areas with some beautiful imaginary ideas. For instance: Using wooden logs, stone-cut sittings, placing benches under a tree or a small shed, and many more..
Garden statues and sculptures: Statues and sculptures brings an eternal touch to garden. They can be in any form like metallic, clay, or marble. They’re common garden decorative items that help brighten the front landscape and adds sense of style. Gazing balls, decorative planters, and sundials, all gives a total look to your landscape design.
Fountains and homemade waterfalls: A fountain is a smart addition to garden and looks great just about anywhere in front entryway or garden areas. The sound of running water is proven to abate stress. They can be used in the center of a circular driveway or on either side of the front door. Usually fountain is the focal point of courtyard and is surrounded by colorful plants of varying sizes and types.
Bird houses and feeders: Butterflies, bumblebees and birds are the real charms of any garden. There are many ways to attract them, like bird houses, bird baths, and bird feeders. With these decorative items, you’ll add a chatter of life to garden and will enjoy and surprised to see different species of birds got attracted through it.
Outdoor living furniture: If you want to give a furnishing look to the garden then keep entertaining the mind with ideas to decorate garden with outdoor living furniture, potted plants, and tabletop fountains. But remember to use teak wood or cast aluminum furniture in case you don’t have any shed for outdoor furnishings. They’re not only easy to clean but are durable and resistant to the elements also.
Garden Lights: Garden lights are an adorable way to greet guests and glow garden at night. Beautiful big and small lampshades provide a graceful look to the garden and enhances its beauty whether its day or night.
Swings: If your garden has a wide area than you can add swings too. Swings are liked by everyone, especially children. Look at the fun and excitement at their faces when they’ll see garden with swings.
With some careful planning and effort, it’s not difficult to landscape a beautiful front yard and will welcome everyone as it’s saying, “Leave your stress at door and come relaxed inside.”