Your yard doesn’t have to be large or perfectly landscaped to be a great place to relax after a long day. However, if you are looking to go above and beyond without breaking the bank, here are some upgrades to consider.
There are many different seating options you can choose from to personalize your outdoor space. Dining sets, outdoor sectionals, standalone chairs, and hammocks each have their benefits. Start by determining how many people you’d like to be able to seat in your yard and choose comfortable furniture that will also fit your needs.
A gazebo, pergola, or shade umbrella can make a big difference in temperature and ambiance. Consider adding one of these features if your home doesn’t already have a nicely shaded area.
A dedicated beverage area can help cut down on trips back into the house so that you can fully enjoy your time outdoors. A cooler stand, outdoor fridge, or just a bucket of ice can be a great addition.
As it starts getting dark earlier, you’ll find some outdoor lighting can make your space more pleasant. String lights, electric candles, or solar-powered torches placed along paths or decks can enhance the outdoor atmosphere and help you and your guests see where you’re going.
Be prepared for whatever your yard wants to throw at you by keeping essential supplies such as sunscreen, bug spray, and a first aid kit on hand.
Whether you’re buying a home, selling a home, or just looking for more ways to enjoy where you’re currently living, we’re here to help! Let us know if you have any questions or if someone you know is thinking about making a move, 307-635-0303!