Have you made the most of your garden this summer? If not, there is no need to worry as you still have plenty of time to do so. Sprucing up your front garden is the perfect way to make your home feel welcoming and there are lots of little things that you can do which will instantly make your home inviting. Carry on reading for more of our front garden top tips!
Get A Lovely Gate
One of the first things that you can do when sprucing up your front gardening to make it feel more welcoming is to add a lovely, rustic gate. Choosing a unique design is a great way to add individuality to your garden and a material such as Greenwood is great as this is natural wood where the shape has not been changed and looks very organic. The most frequently used garden gates tend to be oak and chestnut. If you don’t want to spend the money on a new gate, you can instead bring life back to your gate with a coat of paint.
Get An Arch
If your garden is big enough, then why not think about getting a beautiful archway? You can place an arch over a pathway and this is something that people will always feel drawn to walk under. You can purchase this ready-made or you could even buy the arch without the plants and then choose the plants that you want to train to form the perfect arch for your garden.
While adding flowers to your garden is lovely, it still won’t feel as welcoming and inviting as it could be if there Is pavement drainage work badly needing to be carried out. This can cause pavement structures to be weakened by the water beneath them and when you remove this, it will improve the pavement performance. You can easily find manufacturers of pavement drainage channels who can provide you with tested and quality solutions that will improve performance and also reduce environmental impact.
Add Potted Plants
An easy way to extend your garden and bring It right up to your doorstep is to include lots of potted plants. These will provide color exactly where you want them to and lovely rustic baskets are fantastic also for growing herbs in too.
Climbers are one of the easiest ways to add warmth to your home and they are fantastic for those areas in which space is slightly limited. For example, if you live in a small cottage, why not get the iconic rose climbers which enhance the pretty features of the property. There are lots of different climbers that you can use for the different seasons such as sweetly scented wisteria flowers in the summer, Boston climbers in the autumn for their gorgeous color or a crimson glory vine.
Now you can implement our top tips that will help to make your front garden feel more inviting and friendlier.