Custom backyards

Get your green thumb on

Get Your Green Thumb On: Ideas To Shake Up Your Garden

At this time of year, it’s only natural that you’re going to be thinking about all of the changes you want to make to your garden. Spring is well and truly in the air, and before long, summer will be here. So you’re always going to want to make sure that your garden feels summer ready. But what are the best ways to do that? Right now, you may not want to undergo a complete transformation. Because when it comes to redoing your landscaping, you’re likely to find that this takes time. And if you want to be using your garden right away, this isn’t always an option that you have. So, instead, you’re going to need to find some options to help you really shake things up.

 

  1. Go Wild

One of the quickest ways to get your garden into shape is to add in new flowers. First, you may want to think about ripping out anything too old and having a good old tidy up. Then, you can introduce some beautiful new flowers. But don’t overthink this. If you want think to look very prim and proper, you’re going to have to have a big investment. So why not think about going for something a lot more natural? Wild flower is a perfect option here, and it’s also relatively low maintenance too.

 

  1. Get Growing

As a step on from that, you’re also going to want to think about what you can grow. If you have children or grandchildren, then it’s often a nice idea to be able to plant some fruits and vegetables at this time of year. And be quick. As they’ll need to start growing soon. It can really add a new dimension to your garden when you have something delicious growing. And, of course, you also get to enjoy the benefit of the produce too.

 

  1. Start Collecting

If you really want to go a step further, then you should start to think about how you can be a bit more economical with your gardening choices. To do this, think about collecting water with something like the Devan Plastics Ltd water tank. When you’ve gathered up rain water, you can use it to water your plants so that you’re recycling and not using tap water.

 

  1. Work On The Lawn

But while you’re focusing on everything round the edges, make sure that you’re not neglecting the lawn. Because it’s easy for your lawn to get dried out. So think about the different lawn care measures that you can put in place to keep this looking great throughout the summer.

 

  1. Add In A Water Feature

Finally, if you want to make sure that you’re adding a relaxing measure to your garden, then why not think about adding in a water feature? This can be the one ‘big job’ that you look to do, as it doesn’t have to impact on the rest of the garden. Instead, you can just focus on choosing the right feature, or even a style of pond, and then install it. Then, with your water feature added in, you’ll find that you have a more therapeutic feel to your garden.

 

Comments are closed.