Are you tired of your dull and lifeless yard? All you are seeing all day is a mixture of greens and browns indicating fresh and a few dry grasses? If so, then you are in need of some ideas that will spruce up your lawn and make it come to life.
Invest on Annuals
Annuals are the type of plants that last for one season. During the course of their life, they are capable of flowering abundantly. You can use annuals to add color to your lawn. Plant them on the borders for additional drama. It is advisable that you prepare the soil well so that these plants can achieve maximum growth. When they die, you can dig them up and turn into fertilizers.
Build a Patio
Survey the available area and look for the best spot to put up your patio. Make an outline of the desired area, dig the soil at about two to three inches deep and then add some pavers or stepping stones. After doing the basics, you can let your creativity flow and design the whole area with plants and outdoor furniture.
Create a Hidden Paradise
If you want to enjoy some alone time with your garden, you can build a hidden spot by putting up some fencing or placing tall plants around a selected corner. After covering the exposed area, you can now place some comfy chairs and tables.
With these ideas, you will be surprised that your old boring lawn is now a colorful and beautiful piece of nature. With your imagination, you can still add some frills to make your garden more alive. Just make sure to maintain the different elements to make the landscaped are last longer.