The land is a gift of nature, but in many places, the cost of acquiring property is too much, or the nation is scared all together. Utilizing space in now crucial in our homes and the garden area should not be an exception to this, we must learn to use the space we can find in the best possible way. Some people have a tiny yard backing up their neighbor’s fence, others only have a balcony, no matter how small space you can afford, there is always a way to beautify it. A well-placed container can add personality and color to a small space. Make the most of it. To beautify or decorate your little garden; there are a few things you need to do.
Size up your space
· Measure the physically you have, like how much space do you have?
· You also need to consider the exposure to sunlight of your garden or backyard
· Are there things you need to be removed from the environment? Maybe a tree you don’t like or anything.
Conversely, are there things you will want to preserve? You have to put all these things into consideration.
· Next on your small garden decoration journey is to check if it has a soil if it does, does it support other plants? If not, import a favorable soil.
Figure out where water will come from
You have to decide where the water will come from to water the plants. You can use a watering can if your garden space is small or a self-coiling hose with a nozzle that will turn off the water.
Choose a purpose for your garden
In converting the small space you have to a garden, you must consider the use of the garden, are you going to plant herbs, or is it purely decorative? Are you going to be viewing the garden from inside your house or you want to stay in the garden itself? If the latter is your choice, then you have to throw in a chair or two to aid your decoration, it beautifies a garden.
Clear the clutter
Maybe your backyard is a storage area; your garden doesn’t need all that clutter, clear it. If this is the only place you can keep stuff, then you have to try as much as possible to minimize it, make it tidy, and look attractive
A simple trick to decorate your small garden is to place larger and bright specimens close to where you can view them. Use muted colors and flowers further away. This gives an illusion of an ample space
Disguise the boundaries
Also, you can design the edge of your building by disguising it. You can use flowers as your fence.
Make space for people
As earlier stated, you need to put in your garden space where people can either sit or stand or walkthrough.
Build a vertical garden, try a train a climber up a wall or fence. You could also use window boxes.