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Budget-Friendly Ways to Upgrade Your Backyard

If you’re looking to give your yard a nice make-over, these three budget-friendly backyard tips are sure to make the difference.

Warm weather is our annual signal that it’s time to spend some time outside. Whether you’re gardening, relaxing on the ol’ hammock, gathering by a bonfire, or hosting a party, you can transform your outdoors into a real living space which people will enjoy–even with a limited budget. Here are three budget-friendly tips on how you can upgrade your backyard.

Set the Mood (Lighting)

Get a set of solar lights to hang on our trees or decorate the outside of your house or on a fence to provide ambiance. Clear glass globes are a classic look that provides plenty of overhead light while the ones that are enclosed emit a delicate light that seems too perfect for this world.

Filling it With Sound

Music livens any social gathering and sets the mood whether you’re having a barbecue, a raging backyard pool party, or just hanging out. Providing music for a backyard can be somewhat complicated because most surround sound speakers are indoors and require an auxiliary cable. By buying a Bluetooth speaker, you can remove unsightly wires. Even though most are small in size, these small speakers can really pack a punch and provide sound for the right event.

Make it Green

Take a trip to the garden center to pick up terra cotta or ceramic pots, potting soil and flowering plants to give your garden some color throughout the season. It’s not only relatively inexpensive, but pots don’t take up a lot of room!

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