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Add A Little Color & Life To Your Garden Socializing Area
It’s not uncommon for homeowners to invest a great deal of time, effort, and actual financial investment in their garden. It’s not hard to see why. While gardens are far from easy to curate well, it can be a tremendously nourishing and enjoyable pastime to spend time tilling your green space, planting flowers you find beautiful, and landscaping as necessary. During the Covid-19 pandemic, it was reported that around 65% of homeowners lucky enough to own a garden were becoming more active in this green space.
It could be nice, then, to invite friends and family around to hang out in the social staging area of your garden once the world returns to normal and lockdown measures lift in your area. But first, just like our gardening exploits, it can be nice to add a little color and life to this garden social area, if only so our flowers are matched, or that we allow the summer to be celebrated in its full glory, a year on from a tough time we have suffered through together.
With that in mind, let’s consider some of the following advice:
Colorful Furniture & Decors
A little color furniture and decors geared to match your flower arrangements, the fixtures on your garden path, or even the colors your door and window trimmings are painted can make a huge aesthetic impact. By searching for the best ‘garden decor near me,’ you can more easily see just what creative options could work. Finding a couple of sets that could work in pursuit of each season can also help you entertain with a sense of real pride and vigor, totally proud of your creative efforts.
A beautiful centerpiece that your garden furniture can be oriented around is a great implement to have. This might be a chimenea (adequately distanced, of course), a simple, beautiful table, a pit for making nice campfires in your large back garden (this is great for the roasting of marshmallows), or perhaps just a water feature you find appealing. You don’t have to opt for a centerpiece, but it can be nice to have a focal point, even if that’s arranging your furniture to look at the beauty of your surrounding garden views.
Garden Socializing Area: A Clear Pathway
It’s nice to make sure that the garden path you have in your garden is not only usable but in good condition. This might mean trimming the hedges surrounding it, replacing the crack patio slabs, removing that entirely, and placing wood chips down a bordered path.
You can even invest even more in the way of decoration here, such as curating a wonderful overhead arch with hanging baskets and lighting placed in increments. This can be a good way of accessing wherever your garden a social area might occupy, really making the difference in how proud your garden seems.
With this advice, you’re sure to add a little color and life to your garden socializing area.