Garden articles, tips & information

​Great-looking gardens: Gardening in August

The changing of seasons is what adds to the excitement of gardening; however, when it’s that weird, peculiar time when one season hasn’t really ended, yet the following one has already started creeping up, that’s when gardening can become a bit…

17 August, 2018

​8 garden lighting ideas to shine up your outdoors

Just because the sun has set for the day doesn’t mean your social life has to. Here in the UK we are especially greedy whenever we are gifted with a fair-weathered day, so we do what we can to prolong those al fresco occasions.

02 August, 2018

​9 front garden ideas anybody can try

Not blessed with green fingers? Not all of us are, but fortunately you don’t need to be a professional with all things garden related (or hire a fancy landscape architect) to give your yard the style factor it needs.

01 August, 2018

​How to make small back gardens super stylish

Some call it a curse, others a blessing. We are, of course, talking about small back gardens, but in this category also falls other tiny outdoor spaces like small terraces, miniature balconies and petite patios.

17 July, 2018

​14 garden furniture ideas to lure you outside

The temperatures have become warmer, the skies bluer, and sunny days are much more frequent (well, as much as they can be here in the UK). But still, here on homify we love spending time outdoors, especially when said outdoors are just as comfortable…

06 July, 2018

​Beautiful patio ideas: What to consider

Who doesn’t love it when a beautifully designed patio flows from the main house into the garden? So much style; so much space; so much potential! And let’s not forget that the right patio can definitely influence your home’s value for the better.

​Great garden ideas for backyard entertainment

Regardless of how big or small your yard is, chances are that you’ve thought about using it to host a smashing soiree every now and again. The great thing is that most backyard spaces have the potential to become a setting for a party, even if it’s j…

18 June, 2018

​7 fresh patio landscaping ideas to try

If you’re lucky enough to have a patio, balcony, terrace, porch or any other outdoor space, chances are you’ll want to make the most of it. And fortunately there exists a myriad of tips: which patio floors to pick, how to choose the best outdoor furn…

27 May, 2018

​The best small garden ideas

When it comes to yards, bigger isn’t always better. Small outdoor spaces can be just as enjoyable for relaxing and entertaining as larger ones. And although most of us here in the UK have small gardens, we here at homify have decided to change that l…

22 May, 2018

​Dormant lawn? This is how you bring your garden back to life

Nobody likes the sight of a neglected garden, especially one that’s located in the front of a house (bad for kerb appeal and first impressions, you know!). But there’s a difference between not giving a hoot about your yard/garden and not knowing what…

21 May, 2018