During the coldest months of the year, gardens can end up looking a little sad. The vibrancy of flowers disappears, laws become a bit dreary, and the weather seems even more unpredictable. But that doesn’t mean you should surrender your garden to the winter period.
If you’ve got active kids/grandkids or pets that love to go outside, there are a few simple ways the brighten up your garden and make it a fun and relaxing place.
Here are 5 ways to brighten up your garden this winter.
1. Create a fire pit
We all know how cold the winter months can get, and a nice crackling fire can help keep you warm. If you’ve ever thought about creating a fire pit for your garden, now’s the time to do it. Not only does a fire pit offer practical benefits such as warmth and extra light for you and your visitors, but adds an eye-catching centre piece to your outside space too. By integrating this warm idea with a seating area, you can turn it into an area perfect for socialising – how does a drink round the fire sound?