Landscape Projects – Better Homes and Gardens

12993319_sTired of the same old look for your front lawn and backyard? Why not spruce things up a bit by adding little tweaks here and there? Improving your lawn and garden’s appearance doesn’t mean that you have to tear it apart and renovate the whole thing. In fact, you may be surprised at how much effect can adding one or two of the things below can have on your lawn and garden.

  • Benches, Chairs and Tables. Benches are not only decorative, but also functional pieces which you can add to your gardens. Place it under a shade, and you’ll have a great and relaxing place to admire your garden. There are different kinds of seats for gardens, most of which are made from wood or steel. For more effect and comfort, you can add throw pillows.
  • Lighting. Make your garden as lovely in the night as it is in the day by adding lighting fixtures in it. There are different kinds of lighting fixtures including candle holders, lanterns and LED strings. You can also add spot lights if you want to highlight a particular piece of your garden. Adding lights to your gardens does not only add to its beauty but also to its security.
  • Sculptures, Statues, and Fountains. Sculptures, statues and fountains are wonderful centrepieces that can make any garden lovelier and more appealing. Depending on the make and them of the statue or fountain, they can either add a classic and traditional touch to your garden, or enhance its modern and contemporary look. These need not be expensive, because there are simple statues and fountains that look great and interesting at an affordable price.
  • Gazebos. If you have enough cash, why not have a gazebo built in your backyard. It will provide you with the perfect place to rest and enjoy your garden while protecting you from the sun. You can also add draperies around it for that elegant and luxurious feel.

There are more to gardens than plants and flowers, and the garden accessories and furniture mentioned above can add an instant style and flair to your garden without costing you much.

 

 

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