So you’ve got your beautiful new home, or you’re shopping for KB Homes in Tampa Florida and you are ready to plan out your backyard. If you have lots of space, then you have lots of options (and work) as well.
However, if you have more plans than you have space, you may want to consider how you can embellish the corner of your yard. Making the corner a focal point may help maximize the space of your yard and allow you to do more things.
Here are 10 great ideas for dressing up the corner of your yard:
1. Build a rock fire pit and bench
If you have tree’s, putting up a hammock really adds to the homey look. Now, just gather the family around!
2. Put up a lovely pergola
A lattice pergola is a nice way to define your corner area. Decorate with plants and flowers and plant vines to crawl up the lattice. This will grow into a lovely area of your yard.
3. How about a corner pool?
This is a nice way to maximize the space in your corner. Put in a pool.
4. Create a little pathway
You can add a little intrigue to your landscape by putting in a little rock pathway around your corner.
5. Make a fountain
Water is always intriguing and beautiful. You can make a fountain for the corner, or a pond, or even a bird bath. You can even build up some rocks and create a relaxing waterfall. Make it the focal point where you can add plants, lights, edging and other decor around it.
6. Grow a corner garden
Everyone needs their own secret garden to visit. You can grow your favorite things in yours! Flowers and a variety of plants, or even a vegetable garden. There are many plants and vegetables that grow year round.
7. A place to sit
A bench is a simple and fun way to dress up your yard. A corner wooden bench, or a pair of benches is an inviting invitation to come sit and relax. You can even consider a porch swing and add pathways to and around it for fun.
8. Corner deck
Veer away from the ordinary deck that is attached to the home and consider a deck in the corner of your yard. Great for an evening dinner or drinks or set up your telescope for some star gazing.
9. Corner Play house
Be the coolest parent on the block while still utilizing your yard by building or putting up a corner playhouse. This is so unique and just plain fun.
10. Swinging in the corner
For a simple and relaxing plan, put up a hammock in your corner. Maybe even cover it with a nice gazebo. You will feel like you are in your own oasis while you stretch out to read a book or sip on your favorite cooler.