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Landscaping ideas with 14 gardening and DIY tips

Amy Buxton Amy Buxton
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If you're always on the lookout for a new and exciting way to bring some extra style into your garden, we have some amazing ideas for you.

From simple planters through to eye-catching gazebos and tasty pizza ovens, the impact that a new addition can make is incredible. Best of all, you don't need to be a landscape architect to plan and complete them! 

Take a look and see what your gardening and DIY skills could stretch to…

1. Fencing with integral solar lighting will give you a terrace that can be enjoyed day or night

modern Garden by Deck-linéa
Deck-linéa

Palissade IdéAl—Deck-linéa

Deck-linéa

2. Concrete borders can be extended to include mini ponds that will really up your garden's style

Contemporary Garden Design by London Based Garden Designer Josh Ward: modern Garden by Josh Ward Garden Design
Josh Ward Garden Design

Contemporary Garden Design by London Based Garden Designer Josh Ward

Josh Ward Garden Design

3. Low-level patio furniture will instantly create a luxurious, relaxing outdoor area

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Lautrefabrique

Maison de Village

Lautrefabrique

4. Lay and maintain a shaped lawn to get the most from your outdoor space. Turf would be a great and quick way to achieve this look

5. Add a porch or awning to an existing garden outbuilding to add a little extra shade

6. A summerhouse installation will add extra storage potential to your garden and look great!

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homify

Abri de jardin KUBHOME

homify

7. Pallet furniture is a fantastic DIY project and the materials are so cheap

8. For al fresco dining whatever the weather, a covered terrace is ideal. You can achieve this in many ways; with awnings, a gazebo or even a bricks and mortar build

modern Garden by BRADSTONE
BRADSTONE

Ambiance Contemporaine—Dallage Lyas Bradstone

BRADSTONE

9. A bamboo wall will naturally add some calming vibes to your garden, as well as extra privacy

10. A simple shingled patio is the perfect spot for a bistro dining set. We love these colourful chairs!

modern Garden by Studio HAUS
Studio HAUS

Patio esterno

Studio HAUS

11. For something a little different, why not build a brick pizza oven? Everybody loves pizza!

patio with raised sitting area and suspended brick barbecue : modern Garden by Progressive Design London
Progressive Design London

patio with raised sitting area and suspended brick barbecue

Progressive Design London

12. If you're feeling adventurous, a treehouse will definitely earn you some parent points

13. A small garden can still be a stylish one when you add a myriad of planters and pots with lovely topiary

14. A courtyard space can still feel like a green haven with a living wall installation. Trellis and creepers make this so simple to complete

For more garden inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: 14 Of The Best (And Worst) Garden Investments.

Are you feeling inspired to change up your garden?
Whitton Drive:  Terrace house by GK Architects Ltd

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