Perfect Garden Design Ideas in 2018

There are hundreds ways that you can do to improve your home’s appearance, ranging from the very simple upgrades up to meticulous landscaping project, such as outdoor decorating. The improvements here aim not only to replace your outdated fixtures but also able to add new function in your home as well as add curb appeal.


For the result, you will definitely have a great dramatic difference that you will enjoy and appreciate every time you spend your time in your house. One of the ways to put a beautiful outdoor decorating in your home is by adding curb appeal such as in the park.

Below are some ideas of outdoor decorating that can boost your home appearance:

a. Put outdoor lighting

Lights which put along in the entryway not only can be used for welcoming your guests at night but also can highlight the path so that it can increase their safety while walking. Plus, you can also add a soft exterior lighting effect that will add friendly nuance as well as make your home looks more inviting.

One of the recommended lights to be used for outdoor decorating is solar lights which really suits for path and sidewalks as they do not use an extension cords or require running electrical cable, easy to install where you can directly put them in the ground and they do not use any electricity from your house. A common usage of solar lights last for at least 6 hours. You can also improve efficiency for your outdoor decoration.

b. Planting flowers

Other ways that can boost an outdoor decorating in your house is by planting flowers in front of the house, along the sidewalk, or you can also use it to beautify your hanging baskets. It is considered as the most cost-effective ways as well as the easiest way to boost your curb appeal.

If you do not have idea on how to choose your outdoor decorating design with planting flowers, you can also ask for recommendation from the florists while you are buying the flowers.

c. Covering the dead spots

You might experience issue with robust trees in your house. Several problems that may happened with the robust trees are they might leave unseen dead spots in the ground, kill the surrounding grass or might need too much consumption by grabbing nutrients as well as water from the soil.

One of the successful ways to overcome this issue is by planting flowers around the base of tree instead of dealing with a never ending battle to restore the grass. You can boost your entire yard looks become healthier and calmer by covering the dead spots next to the tress.

You may need mulch in order to maintain the moisture of the roots, however, you should not apply it too thickly, or else it can provide a home for pests and suffocate the roots. In order to provide the cover as well as prevent the weeds, you may need around 2 inches of mulch.

d. Cut the trees or other planting that blocks your home looks

It might left useless to have an attractive house looks if it is blocked by tall trees or other planting which surround your house. If you experience the same case as above, then, it is a right time for you to consider cutting back the trees and bushes that makes your house looks dark and uninviting.

In addition, there are several points that may become the reasons why you should cut the trees. First, it may damage your siding. Next, it can also limit the amount of direct sun exposure through the window. If you want to get a warm natural nuance in your house, then having a direct sunlight can get a warm nuance in a natural way.

The next disadvantages of having a long tree with many branches is it can provide the mice, squirrels and other critters to get onto your roof. Thus, it is very beneficial to cut away anything touching your house or covering window that blocks the wonderful sides of your house. This way, you can also have a healthier atmosphere as well as show up the attractive sides of your home to public.

Those are all some recommended ideas of outdoor decorating that you can implement in order to beautify your home appearance.

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