Think of upgrading your garden but need to stick to a tight budget? Good news – you can still achieve stunning results without taking a toll on your wallet!
Have a go with these fun and simple ideas to make your outdoor space look fantastic.
Get Your Garden In Shape!
One of the simplest and most budget-friendly ways to reimagine your outside space is to mow the lawn! Cut it into a clearly defined shape- and it’ll make your garden look more spacious. It’s a fairly quick job and on a sunny day, it can be lovely to take to an afternoon of gardening.
And the best part? It’s absolutely free!
One of the most purse friendly ways to make your garden look great to plant some plants. Fill your flower beds with flowers such as geraniums and daisies, they’re easy to plant and look after.
If you have enough space in your garden, consider planting a tree. They are relatively inexpensive, have great longevity and are fantastic for the environment. It will really make a difference in how your outdoor space looks and feels. Try a small tree like a cherry tree for its pretty pink petals
Smarten It Up
When it comes to pathways and patios in your garden, having some gravel is actually a much more affordable cost wise than paving stones or slabs. To lay it couldn’t be easier- simply mark out where you would like the gravel to go, brush away any grass and loosened soil and pour on your gravel. With a great selection of colors and textures to choose from, you are guaranteed to find something that really smartens up your garden and looks effortlessly stylish for hardly any money at all. A large bag should cover approximately 20 sq meters of ground.
Twinkling and pretty – Outdoor fairy lights are a quick, cheap and easy way to upscale your garden. They can be bought from almost any home retailer and you can grab a pair online nearly all year around. You can place them around tree branches or through shrubs and garden furniture. You can even weave them through your fence for a cozy look. You can use a bandsaw to cut holes into your fence so that you can thread them through. One of the many interesting band saw uses!
Found in gardens all over the country, hanging baskets are super easy to make and create a stunning look in your garden. Use multi-purpose soil and feed your plants regularly to keep them healthy and thriving.