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15 easy ways to create the garden of your dreams!

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Gardens are a delight to behold when they've been planned and executed perfectly, exactly capturing your specific wants and aesthetic. 

The question is, what is it that constitutes your absolute dream outdoor space? Are you mad for wildflowers? Crazy for hut tubs? Or potty for pergolas? Any experienced landscape architect will be able to create the perfect garden for you as long as you have a decisive list of things you want to include.

In case you need a little inspiration to get your gardening wish list curated, we honed in on some of the most covetable garden additions out there. Why not take a look and make a little check list for your new space? 

Go on, treat yourself… you deserve it!

1. It's all about the lighting

Battersea Town House Modern garden by PAD ARCHITECTS Modern

Battersea Town House


So grab some solar-powered LEDs and go wild.

2. Add a fire pit

For a little year round warmth.

3. Try a vertical garden

Especially if space is tight and you have a free wall.

4. Don't forget to embrace an outdoor kitchen set up

For a sociable hot spot.

5. Outdoor seating is an absolute must

Moroccan style garden Mediterranean style garden by Gullaksen Architects Mediterranean
Gullaksen Architects

Moroccan style garden

Gullaksen Architects

Try to be inventive!

6. Build a spectacular deck to sit on

And use as a perfect vantage point for admiring your handiwork.

7. Accessorise well with unusual additions

Town House, Sussex. Classic style garden by CHALKSPACE Classic

Town House, Sussex.


Such as this hanging tree chair.

8. Try some hurricane lamps

Slim & Subtle Rear Garden Modern garden by homify Modern

Slim & Subtle Rear Garden


For romantic illumination and classy styling.

9. Build a perfect pergola

And use it to house a bistro dining set.

10. Really go to town adding plants and flowers

Include a wild section, if you can handle leaving the reigns in the hands of Mother Nature.

11. Try including a little serenity with a quiet zone

Complete with contemplative statutes. 

12. Maybe go all out with a hot tub

If luxury is your ultimate driving force.

13. Include a clever and unusual water feature

Dare to be bold!

14. Don't forget to include somewhere fun for the kids to play

Ensure it's safe and free of hazards.

15. Make the most of a natural sun trap

Summer house and Zen garden Modern garden by Martin Hall Design Modern
Martin Hall Design

Summer house and Zen garden

Martin Hall Design

By adding recliners!

For a little more garden inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: 20 cheap and easy garden DIY projects you can manage.

Which ideas would finish your garden to perfection?
Whitton Drive by GK Architects Ltd Modern

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