Outdoor | Tips for Lawns and Gardens

Outdoor Living | Quick Tips for Lawns and Gardens by Ty Pennington

Getting the old yard ready for an outdoor party can take some planning. But, what if, let’s say your brother ran off and got married in Vegas. He just called, and wants you to throw a huge bash at your house. Tomorrow!

Well, it sounds like its time for a little instant gardening to transform your home landscaping from boring to beautiful. And the first thing you do, mulch it! Seriously, spreading new mulch on your flowerbeds is one of the easiest and least expensive ways to make your yard look better.

Outdoor Living | Quick Tips for Lawns and Gardens by Ty Pennington Outdoor Living | Quick Tips for Lawns and Gardens by Ty Pennington

Next, add some quick color. Get flowering plants like roses or hydrangeas at the garden center and put them into decorative containers. You can even repurpose things like wash bins, cans, furniture, shoes, etc. to use as planters, so get creative!

Outdoor Living | Quick Tips for Lawns and Gardens by Ty Pennington

And lastly, give all of the flowers and shrubs a good soaking so everything will look it’s best come party time. Try these instant gardening tips a try and your yard will look so good that your brother will probably cry. Especially when the honeymoon hangover wears off!

Outdoor Living | Quick Tips for Lawns and Gardens by Ty Pennington

Do you have any tips for sprucing up your garden or lawn? Leave your ideas in the comments below. 

 

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