It’s the unofficial start of the summer season, which means it’s time to get ready for fun in the sun – or under the stars, or even in the rain! With a great landscape you can have all of that, not just this summer but throughout all for seasons and for years to come.
Today we’re sharing six popular blogs with plenty of ideas and tips for creating a fun-worthy space, whether you’re planning to relax and rejuvenate, or bring on the party.
1. Combine Outdoor Audio And Lighting For Magical Evening Entertainment
Summer is time for outdoor fun, from relaxing solo to pool parties and family barbecues. Take your experience to the next level with the these tips and ideas for integrating great lighting and outdoor audio into your yard.
Sure you can choose either of these features alone! But combining them will help you create an exceptional evening entertainment experience. Enhance ambiance, set a mood, and enjoy the magic that living under the stars can bring.
2. Spotlight On: Hydrangea, Long-Lasting Summer Blooms
Are you ready to enjoy one of summer’s most beloved garden gems? They grow in containers, in the ground, and bloom all summer long in big puffs of pink, white, blue, purple and green.
Hydrangea’s captivating flowers and vibrant colors will bring a touch of elegance to any garden. And they make excellent dried flower arrangements that will last long after the season has ended. It’s hard to find a more versatile flower, and as an added bonus, they’re also a favorite of butterflies. Get tips for planting and caring for these beauties, and a little bit of fun trivia, too.
3. Get Your Back Yard Ready To Entertain This Summer
Planning a back yard party, reunion, or just some fun family time this summer? We’ve got lots for you to consider *before* you start buying, planting and preparing!
Thinking about everything from your personal style to the direction of the breeze will help you choose the features and functionality that will support and enhance your outdoor lifestyle. Feed your imagination and discover the path to a summer of outdoor fun with these questions and tips.
4. Patriotic Landscaping Ideas For Summer Celebrations
Break out the fireworks, the Fourth of July celebrations are right around the corner! As you plan your holiday, are you considering how your own back yard can play a role in your enjoyment?
We’re not talking about entertaining this time – we’re focusing on integrating a little bit of red-white-and-blue (literally and figuratively!) into your landscape. There are plenty of interesting, beautiful, and even subtle ways to pay homage to our country through landscape design. See which appeal to you.
5. 5 Ways To Turn Your Back Yard Into A Relaxing Oasis
Let your stress melt away the moment you step foot into your own back yard. This post was born out of quarantine (remember that? Or how could you forget!) but its design ideas are still relevant today. Everyone needs a space where they can go to be comforted and rejuvenated. Why not make that space available right outside your door?
From soothing water features and lush greenery to snuggle-worthy seating, we’ve got plenty of ideas for creating a personal retreat that you can enjoy this summer.
6. Planning And Designing The Perfect Swimming Pool For Your Outdoor Space
If you’ve always dreamed of a back yard pool where you could lounge, sun, swim, dive, or play, it’s a good time to think about how to make those dream come true. Planning a pool can take time, so if you want to enjoy one this summer, it’s time to put your thinking cap on and answer some questions!
Start here if you want the perfect pool for your space and lifestyle so you can enjoy it this summer – and for seasons to come.
With these ideas and some creative planning, you’ll be ready to enjoy whatever the summer has in store. If you’d like to talk about how your space can become an extension of your home, schedule a consultation with us. We’ll work with you to plan a space that suits your lifestyle and is even better than you can imagine.