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Decorating Your Home Garden without Spending a Fortune
12 October
2016
Published by: Tammy Crighton-Buck

Decorating Your Home Garden without Spending a Fortune

Home Garden - A Place to Relax

A home garden is a place for you and your family or friends to relax and forget the hustle and bustle of a noisy day. Finding ways to decorate your home garden without spending a lot is a good idea.

Since your home garden is a broader part of home decor, you might want to consider home decor options that include decorating your garden without spending a fortune on it. Hence, let’s examine some of the ways through which you can convert an ordinary space for your Cayman home into a beautiful and relaxing place for your family without the need of a large budget:

  1. Spare Benches: If you have a couple of spare easy chairs and benches, then you can easily place them in the space you would like to convert into your home garden. Thus, you save on buying extra chairs and benches in case you are on a tight budget. I’m sure you will have a wide beach or golf umbrella in the closet, so you can now bring it out now. So, this will help you improve your garden’s aesthetics while providing adequate shade on a sunny day.
  2. Vases and spare tables: You also might have a couple of vases or a spare table which you can beautifully arrange in your garden. Next, bring out some colourful cushions in shades of red, orange, green, or yellow.
  3. Old Trunks: Why not bring out an old trunk from the loft or attic and utilize it as a coffee table for your home garden! You can easily convert small crates into seats or even use some wire-work chairs for seating. You can easily scourge the flea markets for all that you don’t want to buy at expensive rates but still want something that suits your garden plans completely.
  4. Wicker Furniture: Alternatively, don’t discard any wicker furniture in your possession. It can serve as a good accessory for your home garden project. Design a fire pit and bring out your portable griller to make a fine barbeque stand! Also, if you feel that privacy is an issue, you can get a taller wooden fence installed around your backyard so that you have the privacy you desire.
  5. Landscaping: If you are worried about landscaping, then who said you need an expensive landscape designer! Go for a small water fountain in your home garden or create a small garden pool where you can populate it with your favourite fish.
  6. Plants and Flowers: The importance of plants and flowers in your own home garden cannot be denied. You can easily grow annual flowering plants such as primrose and begonia in the shade, or pansies and geraniums in spring or fall in partial sun. Moreover, marigold and sunflower can grow easily in the full sun. If you are looking for perennials, then, you can grow tulips, iris, and even phlox and bleeding heart. Perhaps one of the best perennials is rose, which is almost everyone’s favourite.
  7. Bird Feeders and Baths: Finally, no garden is complete without birds of various colours and hues feeding and bathing in the morning. Convert some old tin containers into bird baths and some discarded plates or wide bowls into bird feeders. If you can afford to spend a little more, you can choose bird feeders and baths of various styles, colours, and sizes that are commercially available.

To summarize, you need not spend a fortune to decorate your home garden in Cayman. Try saving money by utilizing the spare objects described in the preceding paragraphs. Let’s hope you get your garden in good shape utilizing the tips provided.