The weather is slowly getting warmer and sunnier. You can already smell it – the scent of summer, barbecue get-togethers, fresh flowers and fruity cocktails. This also means that you can finally enjoy your outdoor space, so it’s time to give it some attention.
Find the perfect furniture.
As Ula Maria, an award-winning garden designer and landscape architect, says in this article on the Independent, “Comfortable furniture prolongs time spent in the garden immensely and will not only enhance your visitor’s experience, but it can change the way you use your garden on a daily basis yourself.”
Finding the perfect garden furniture is, therefore, paramount. Don’t compromise on style or comfort. When spending time with our loved ones is more important than ever, making sure everyone is comfortable and your garden looks its best is essential. Garden furniture from Elements Home & Garden is the ideal choice for any garden. Elements stock a variety of high-quality garden furniture that will make any garden stand out.
Savoring a sumptuous feast with family and friends in your garden can be an ideal way to spend the summer. This can be the time you can dedicate to yourself, too, as you take your much-deserved rest and relaxation, even in the comfort of your home. And a piece of perfect furniture can help you achieve that.
You can add an outdoor kitchen so that it can function the same as an indoor kitchen. This way you will find yourself in the middle of a party, even while you’re cooking.
One can never go wrong with trendy pieces of outdoor furniture. So, why not add mid century modern dining tables? They can be a classy addition to your outdoor space, as the presence of this timeless piece in your garden or backyard can ensure your guests will have something comfortable to lounge on while enjoying summer drinks and burgers or barbecue in the afternoon or cocktails and wine with steak in the evening.
Let there be light.
As this article on Home Building mentions, “the key to a cosy garden in the evening is your lighting scheme.” Make sure your outdoors are beautifully lit for the perfect ambient lighting. Home Building also recommends “adding safety lighting around paths and water features to ensure your guests can safely navigate your garden in the darker hours.”
And with that, consider adorning your garden or outdoor space with fairy lights. This can be a fantastic way to add charm to the beautiful surroundings at night. There’s always something magical with fairy lights, and it can give an ethereal ambiance to a garden, something that will make you feel like you’re inside a fairytale book. It would also be nice to add a few embellishments your kids crafted, like garden lights in a mason jar.
Don’t forget to tidy up.
Before you start putting up all your furniture, give your garden a good clean-up. House Beautiful recommends tidying up the garden by “mowing and feeding the lawn and mulching the flower beds to cover up weeds. If you haven’t got time to mow, use a strimmer to make sure the edges are tidy. It will give your garden a quick, neat look.”
While you are at it, why not give your garden shed some love too? Declutter everything you have there, make three piles – one for charity, another to sell and the last one for things that are only good for the bin. A clean and tidy space can add to the outdoor aesthetics you’re after. Once this is done, give your garden shed a new lick of paint!
Get your garden party ready.
Real Homes shared more than twenty garden party ideas to transform any garden into an inviting space for entertaining, no matter the time of the year or the size of the outdoor space. So, if you are looking for some easy and cheap ways of decorating your outdoors, check out that article.