With summer right around the corner, it’s finally time for us to get outside and enjoy the nice weather. Fresh air and warm sunshine go a long way to chasing away those winter blahs.
Now that you can enjoy your front yard, backyard and patio, it’s time to start thinking about refreshing their look. Sprucing up your home exterior doesn’t have to break the bank! Here are some cheap and easy ways to instantly give your home a fresh new look for the summer season.
A fresh coat of paint in a vibrant colour can do wonders for your home’s entrance way. You don’t have to repaint the whole house to transform your look.
Your porch is a great spot to add little touches that make your home more inviting. A welcome mat, flower pots, or garden decorations are a great addition to any home’s front entrance way.
Flower Box Shutters
Boring exterior windows can be brought to life with a few colorful flower boxes. You can even get experimental and try planting small herbs for a pleasant savory scent.
A quick a fix for a fancy front entrance way? Simple landscaping! Mow the lawn, pick out the dandelions and other weeds and plant a few small bushes. It’s not difficult and will instantly add curb appeal.
Whether you choose annuals or perennials, you can add a pop of colour to your front yard with flowers. You can plant them in a small garden or simply place potted plants in strategic spots.
Line Flower Beds
Decorative stones or bricks can be used to line the flower bed and give your garden a professional look. This will also help protect the flowers when you mow the lawn.
Using small lights, lanterns, and solar powered lamps can really help brighten up the darkest porch! Not only does this bright a nice peaceful glow to your home’s entrance way, it also makes walking the path on dark nights much safer.