Tips For Falling In Love With Your Garden Again

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The garden is a space that often gets neglected, depending on where you live and how much nice weather you get. However, regardless of the weather, it is still a space that should be enjoyed whether you go out in it or you look at it from your window. Here are some tips for falling in love with your garden again.

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Get It Landscaped

Landscaping is something that not everyone does because the cost can be quite high depending on what you want to do and how big your garden is. However, the benefits of landscape design are that you are going to have a blank canvas to do whatever you want with it.

So if you have been frustrated with your garden and the layout and nothing you do is helping, then it is definitely worth giving it another go by starting from scratch. With that being said, bring in a landscaper whether it is an individual or company so that you can bring whatever vision you have to life. Alternatively, it might be a collaborative process that involves both you and the landscaper in question.

Plant The Things You Like & Love

When it comes to your garden, you are the one that has to see it every day and you are the one who will go out and enjoy it as and when the weather permits you too. And with that being said, you should be planting things that you like and love the look of. Whether that is lilies or tulips, it is important to plant things that visually bring you a lot of joy and that you perhaps love the look of or the smell of.

Make sure you are considering yourself first amongst others when it comes to designing your garden. It is important for you to be happy with your garden ultimately since you will be the one spending the most time there. This is a great way of falling in love with your garden again.

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Light It Up 

Lighting it up in the right way is going to make it look more inviting. You may want to be strategic in how you place your flowers or shrubs but it can be really beneficial to the space to light it up in a specific way. You may want to use spotlights or you may want to incorporate different styles of lighting in different areas. Experiment with what works in the space and do not be afraid to test new styles of lights and even colors that you have not tried before.

The nicer it appears to look with lighting, the more time you will spend out there and the more you will be falling in love with your garden again. Lighting options vary and there are many different styles to choose from. Check with Amazon for some great lighting options for your garden.

Get Rid Of Broken Or Rusty Furniture

And finally, when re-designing your garden or giving it a refresh, make sure you get rid of any broken or rusty furniture. It is an eyesore for you and your guests to look at and if it is broken, there is no point in holding onto it if you can not fix it. It is just like throwing rubbish onto the floor and leaving it there. It does not make your garden look clean or attractive. And it will not help you to start falling in love with your garden again either.

Here are some great tips for falling in love with your garden again. Make your backyard a place you love to spend time in.

Final Thoughts on Falling in Love With Your Garden

Falling in love with your garden again is important and it is a space that needs as much love and attention as the interior of your home needs. Use these tips to make your garden look better.

What have you done to start falling in love with your garden again? Share your comments below.

About the author

I'm a mama to four and grandma to six. Yankee born with a love of the south. I love old-fashioned ways with modern thinking. I'm a homesteader, gardener, blogger. I enjoy “from scratch” cooking, consider myself a crafty do-it-yourselfer, and animal rescuer.

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