Ever wanted to make your backyard feel like an oasis or a tropical resort? In this article, we try to move out of the dire topics such as the Canadian economy and focus more on the lighter side of things.
Consider this a preparation for the coming summer.
Ever heard of interlocking pavers?
This seemingly simple item can add long lasting charm to your backyard. The market is filled with a wide array of elegant designs so you will surely enjoy the freedom of customization.
You can install these in your patios, driveways and even walkways to provided that much needed touch of personality to an otherwise dull and boring yard.
Adding a water feature in your yard will create eye-catching focal points for you and your visitors to marvel. Water provides a sense of peacefulness, which is a very much needed in today’s economic environment.
There are tons of things you can add; pool, stream, waterfall or a small pond.
Do take note these water features may take a bit of maintenance so be prepared.
Create a fancy spot to relax outdoor by placing lounge chairs. Because of the crazy weather in Edmonton, you may need to find the right type of chair for the climate.
Maybe something like this?
or like this?
Installing a small fire pit will produce a huge impact in beautifying your yard. It serves as a meeting point for your friends and family to gather around and is excellent for those breezy evenings.
Last but not least, why not create an outdoor kitchen? This ordinary indoor feature will create an extra-ordinary outdoor piece. Socializing in the backyard would be effortless if and when all that you need is located right there.
Of course, don’t forget the bar. Never forget the bar.
You do not need to settle with a mediocre backyard. It’s 2016! It’s time make things fun and exciting! Good luck!
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