Terris Little Haven

I've traded scrubs for relaxation as a retired nurse, soaking up the Southern charm in Georgia and living my ultimate life! With my furry friends by my side, I'm not just a tiny house dweller – I'm a tiny house enthusiast, blogging my heart out along the way!


Does Your Garden Need An Extra Something

If you are proud of your garden, but you want to be even more proud of it, you are not alone. For many people, the garden is the most important part of the house, especially in summer, and the truth is that it can often seem difficult to know what you should be doing to keep it in good condition. You might find that there are one or two things which your garden might need in order to be able to be at its best, and that is what we are going to look at today. As long as you are considering the following points, you will find that your garden is much more likely to be as fully enjoyable as you would hope and that you can expect it to look its absolute best as well.

Does Your Garden Need An Extra Something?

A Feature

In general, most gardens are vastly improved the moment they have a major feature to boast of some kind or another. This can really be anything you like, but so long as it is obvious and it works well in the space you’ll find that it really does make a difference of some kind. One of the most common examples is to have a water fountain, as fountains tend to be especially attractive in gardens of all styles. But you could just as easily choose to have a sculpture or whatever you like, a particular tree perhaps. Whatever your feature is, it will have the effect of providing a focal point, and it will mean that your garden is much more enjoyable to be in on the whole as well. Go out and find a feature which you enjoy and that you feel will work well with the outdoor space that you have in your home.

Extra Colour

The colours you have in your garden are amongst the most important part of the whole thing, and it is essential that you try to pay attention to them if you want the space to be as attractive as possible. By introducing some extra colourful elements here and there, you can really help to make a huge difference to how the garden appears on the whole, so this is something which you should seriously consider if you are hoping to make some kind of a big change to your garden space. You can introduce colour easily, and yet it will have a profound effect, so make sure that you consider this well if you feel it would work for you.

Does Your Garden Need An Extra Something?

More Variety

Having a variety of plants is always going to help as well, and this is something that you should think about long and hard if you are really going to complete the sense of the garden being there. It might be that you need more colour, as we have discussed, or it could just be a matter of wanting there to be more visual to look at. In either case, make sure that you are achieving that variety as best as you can and you will find that it really does make a difference to the overall effect of the space.