Some people don't like their existing home and yearn to change it, or even move to another house. They sometimes don't even understand what's causing their dislike of their current home. Understanding what's causing the problems with your current home often means that the issue can be fixed, and sometimes without lots of money or effort.
In our previous articles we looked at some Simple home improvement tips and we discussed How to make your home feel bigger and Simple Ways to Improve Your House Part 1 - Creating More Space and Creating more space in your home with extra storage
In this article we look at improving the outside of your home and easy ways to improve your garden.
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"Does your garden need help? Small changes can make a big difference."
Improving gardens can make a difference to your property. This could range from a tidy-up and minimal cost, to a full-on landscape done by experts. Initial easy steps could be:
"It’s amazing how covering garden beds with wood chips or bark can refresh the garden."
"Make your garden easy care. Most people do not want to be cutting lawn every weekend!"
"A compost heap is an environmental solution to get rid of kitchen waste and garden cuttings, that will create compost for your garden."
"The whole household will enjoy the garden after a good makeover."
Improving the outdoor living area could add immensely to your family’s enjoyment as well as adding value to your property. This could include:
"You do not need a large garden to make a welcoming and enjoyable space."
A new garden creates a new home
You do not need a large garden to make a welcoming and enjoyable space. Nor do you have to spend lots of money or expend huge amounts of energy. Garden projects can even be undertaken in phases as time and money is available.
Decide what needs improving. Start with a good clean up and trim back of overgrown vegetation. Plan what you would like. Look for garden ideas in magazines. Visit your local garden centre who will happily give you ideas and suggest plants you could use.
Gardening can be enjoyable and rewarding and it does not have to take hours of your weekend. Be sensible and use simple ideas and easy care solutions. Ask advice from experts, or at an extra cost get the experts in to do a complete garden makeover for you.
Make more use of your outdoor area. Add value to your home with a great outdoor living area and garden.
This is an extract from the author's book 'An Introduction to Building and Renovating Houses: Volume 2 - Finding Your Ideal Property and Designing Your Dream Home'
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