Spring has officially arrived with its gorgeous flowers, fresh greens, and soothing winds. Spring invites us to enjoy long, refreshing evenings outdoors, and cherish the season in all its glory.
Spring is also a great opportunity to give a refresh to your outdoor space. With beautiful outdoor decor, you can give a remarkable first impression to your visitors this season. If you’re looking to spruce up for Spring, here’s eight spring design ideas for your outdoors.
Give Your Front Yard a Flowery Touch
Whether you plant straight into the ground or choose raised garden beds, a flower bed makes for an exceptional front garden path divider. There’s no better way to set the boundary of your walkway. These flower beds will continue to sprout throughout the season, offering a plethora of fragrances and colors.
A colorful flower bed provides a great first impression to the neighbors, boosting your curb appeal. For maximum effect, choose colors that will balance well with the color scheme of your facade. With the right variety of flowers, your yard will be veradent in no time.
Deck Up Your Area With Light Colors
Your exterior decor should be an extension of your home. From seating to outdoor cushion and pillow covers, a color-coordinated aesthetic can do wonders to elevating your design. If you want a seasonal refresh, utilizing accessories with light tones of color will push your yard into springtime bliss.
For added springtime charm, add accessories with plant-based materials such as baskets, linens, and jute. Bright, natural colors like tans and greens will provide a perfect balance with fresh green grass. To tie it all together, add some strategic pops of color with waterproof cushions to finish your spring refresh.
Indulge in an Alfresco Dining
Want to set the scene for memorable lunches and dinners with your friends and family? Try adding a beautiful outdoor dining area to your porch or patio. There’s nothing more satisfying than soaking in some springtime sun accompanied by your favorite meal.
Even on a budget, you can incorporate some simple changes to bring alfresco entertainment to your home. For seating, revive your old furniture with a fresh and bright coat of paint, such as a pastel pink. If you don’t want to invest in building a bar, a simple bar cart beside your dining table is enough for a successful spring party.
Install a Swing Set
Do you have an outdoor space that is not being utilized to its full potential? That means you have a perfect spot for a porch swing. When you add a swing set, you transform your space into a sanctuary – a corner for relaxing with the breeze.
If you choose to add a porch swing this spring, consider picking a palette of white and blue. These coastal colors will give a refined, but relaxed aesthetic. Make sure you select an attractive swing seat, providing beauty to your yard while you take in the spring breeze. Try these tips for keeping your porch swing swinging.
Add a Fresh Coat of Paint
One of the fastest ways to elevate your home’s curb appeal is by some quick repaints. Instead of tackling the whole house, consider the small areas that leave maximum impact. A front door paint job is a one-day project that can instantly freshen up your home. A new coat of paint for an old piece of furniture is all it takes to make it look new.
If you want a quick way to re-color your furniture without a full paint job, consider a new set of custom covers, like a set of chair covers with adorable prints!
Amaze With an Accent Wall
While we’re talking paint jobs, if you want to make an impact to your outdoor living area, consider transforming a wall into an accent wall. An accent wall can serve as the focal point of your outdoor living area, giving a clear draw to the eyes of your visitors.
Traditionally, accent walls utilize a coat in a vibrant and bold hue to splash against the home. However, an accent wall can also be a neutral but off-palette color for a more harmonious and cohesive feel. Accent walls are great places for art pieces, so adorn your wall with varying colors and decor for full impact.
Set Up a Garden Gate
If you want to add an element of intrigue to your yard, a garden gate makes a perfect addition. A garden gate provides a clear focal point for guests wandering through your yard, along with a functional aesthetic accessory. A gate can also create a partition between two garden areas, allowing you to space out some perfect garden designs.
Simply stroll through your yard to find those perfect paths to separate. Garden gates come in a variety of aesthetics and materials, so select the gate that best matches with your decor.
Bring in Some Accessories & Essentials
Finally, complete your patio with a few simple accessories. Here’s some ideas to get you started:
- A hot tub covers the dead space that comes with having too little going on in your backyard.
- A small underfoot rug nearby outdoor seating.
- A set of large, round mirrors with vibrant frames.
- Table lamps with patterned print shades.
- A set of custom pergola covers for your backyard shade nessle.