There are so many ideas that you can follow to make your small backyard beautiful even with a low budget. So much can be done with a little ingenuity and inventiveness. Check out these 10 affordable small backyard landscaping ideas below to inspire your own backyard.
1. Decorate a Wall with an Espaliered Tree
This espaliered tree is an interesting technique that is so easy to do. It create a living fence and can also be used to add visual interest and texture to a blank wall of your backyard.
2. DIY a Seating Area
Buying a furniture for your backyard is can be an expensive investment. Instead of it, try to DIY a seating area with low-cost concrete blocks, dry-stacked and covered with a foam pad.
3. Drape Overhead Spaces with Lights
Adding a good lighting in your backyard can be a good idea. They are celebratory and fun. You can use them to wrap a tree or drape them down a table for a twinkling centerpiece.
4. Soften the Edges with Vintage or Handmade Finds
Sweeping fabric shade to your backyard can add elegance and beauty for your backyard patio space. It can be used to shield from intense rays at key times of the day.
5. Make Your Own Accents
There are plenty of decorative garden projects that you can create. This DIY ideas can enhance your backyard space; your DIY stepping-stones.
6. Display a Collection
Gather your plant and display it in miniature container that can be a focal point of your backyard. This cheap and easy backyard idea adds a fun pop of color to your outdoor space.
7. Use Remnant Stone for Hardscaping
Placed together the stones in a dry stacks will give your backyard a pretty elements that looks natural.
8. Use Off-the-Shelf Materials
Ordinary blocks elevate lengths of decking for a bar-meets-cooking-meets-seating backyard ideas. This project is easy to make and of course, budget friendly. The same materials in a different configuration can also be used to create an outdoor dining table, coffee table or even side table.
9. Go Vertical with Your Gardening
In small backyard, this vertical garden is a great idea. Use this simple boxes to plant your succulents or low-growing vegetables. Just hang the boxes with hooks and your vertical garden can be serve as your backyard focal point.
10. Choose a Simple Plant Palette
Keep the plant selection simple. Divide the plants and covering more ground with growing materials.