Not every one of us is blessed with large lawns and gardens. But having a small garden is nothing to worry about because there are so many different ways in how to make it look big and spacious. So, ready to create that illusion to your small garden? Keep reading on because we have some easy and creative ideas for you.
The proper use of color
Color has a great impact in making a room look bigger than its scale. The key is to use the proper and matching colors. Not just for your interior but the same applies to your exterior as well.
Using colors to your garden can be done through plants, exterior wall colors, furniture and other types of décor you use. Go for cool colors like blue, green and purple. The reason is, it can make you feel far from the point, and this is exactly what you want to happen. The farer you feel the bigger will your garden look. Also go for dark colors when you are painting the exterior fences and walls.
How to choose furniture?
Furniture is expensive and this is why you want to take a lot of care before you make your purchase. Know the scale of your garden and then choose furniture that is neither too big nor small. Once it’s too big, your garden will look cramp-ish and when it’s too small, your garden will look doll-like.
Furniture will also depend on your desire of using it. If you want to take your dining experience outdoors, then check for a suitable dining table with chairs or you can go for a long table with benches. If you want to create a place to sit and relax in your garden, then a wooden bench, a lounge chair or even a daybed would be simply perfect, also check this best garden reticulation.
Don’t overcrowd the garden
It’s nice to use different plants of different sizes to create the illusion of heights and size, but when you have too many plants it will give your garden a cluttered look and also make the space look small. After you have out the space you want to mingle, to place furniture and other features, the rest can be divided for plants. Before you select plants check the fully grown size of them and then select the ones you can really accommodate. Try verticals plants if you want to save some space. Plants will help you to bring out the garden design and also add more value to your garden.
Pathways can be a great garden features and you can DIY it easily without further help of a professional. Before you start constructing one, check for the different materials you can use like gravel, cobblestones, wood, cricks, stones and much more. Collect inspirational ideas for small garden pathways. For an example curved paths can be a good idea to create the illusion you are looking for.