With the right selection of garden décor, you can turn your yard into an enjoyable extension of your home. You’re space for entertaining, relaxing, and dining can double or triple in size when you add the space available in your garden to the usable square footage of your home. Too many people let this area languish unused, but these garden decorating ideas will turn your outdoor space into a beautiful retreat and peaceful haven that you can’t wait to escape to. You can turn even the most boring backyard into an exciting space with these smart and easy tips for transforming your garden.
If the hot sun discourages you from spending time outside, a brightly-colored array of market umbrellas will completely transform the way you use your outdoor space. Set up one of these large outdoor umbrellas for a splash of color and a soothing circle of shade. Enhance your space for rest and relaxation with comfortable lawn furniture and a cluster of decorative planters to complete your garden décor. Try the fiberglass square planters or aluminum faceted box planter for a sleek and modern effect. Use Greek jars and a four handle sunken urn for an old world garden escape.
No well-designed garden décor would be complete without a creative, multi-level display for your plants. Try some of these garden decorating ideas to create a space with depth and interest.
-Elevate small potted plants on plant stands to put them closer to eye level.
-Make the most of wall space by hanging planters from the exterior of your home using planters like the cone shaped rattan wall planter.
-Suspend a basket of trailing hanging plants in a planter hung from the wall, an eave, or supported on the ground. You can grow everything from delicate ferns to strawberries in a hanging basket.
Finally, you can combine utility with lovely decorative accents as you finish up your outdoor garden décor. A compost crock gives the eco-friendly task of composting a decorative touch. With a beautiful outdoor clock and thermometer combination, you’ll never lose track of time spent gardening. You can also evaluate the weather by glancing out the door and into your garden instead of by turning on the television and waiting for the news. Using these smart garden decorating ideas will enhance the natural beauty and simplicity in your life, and encourage you to spend more time in the invigorating outdoors.