Published at 11 June 2016. by Leanne Augustin
The dull looking backyard can be transformed into a paradise if you apply the elegant remodeling ideas. You can turn it into a wonderful lush evergreen forest by focusing on the installation of garden water features, flowering plants, outdoor furniture ideas and ground covering. Make a simple plan before you start the backyard renovation. Determine the budget to spend for this project. It will prevent any regret in the future if you can set the available budget for effective and efficient landscaping project.
The first item on the list is the ground covering the for the elegant backyard design. You can choose the decorative materials like stepping stones, pebbles, tiles and natural stones. If you interesting look to evoke the fresh feeling, cover the ground with grasses. It will be perfect if you have the combination of grass and stones. The ground is covered with grass, while the pathway is from irregular grey colored flagstones. The backyard will look dull and stark if you have no colorful tone. You can infuse it by using the colorful flowering plants on the garden bed. Plant them at the corner space if you have a classic concrete fountain in the middle of the backyard.
It is recommended for the people to purchase the small shrubs or plant sapling since the mature ones are more expensive. The flowering plants can be used as the focal point by having them at the center spot. Decorate the border with small green shrubs. A water feature in the backyard is elegant. You can build the relaxing mood with a wall mounted fountain. If the backyard is very large, you can set a small swimming pool. It can be in ground or above ground one.
A backyard should be accessible for all people. Therefore, you need to have a seating area here. Install a wooden deck and set a wooden bench with several chairs. The people can hang out on the area in the dark hours without feeling cold if you install an outdoor stone fireplace or fire pit. Pick the attractive one which can enhance the beauty of the backyard.