Making the most of a tiny backyard

Many people would like to transform a tiny garden into a great backyard, which can be decorated with a number of different kinds of DIY ideas. Make the most of a small backyard with these great space saving ideas.

Tiered planters

Tiered planters
Tiered planters

If you have very less space in the garden, then you can try out different tiered planters. You can try out between two Tiered and three tiered planters that will help to save ground space and will also help to decorate the tiny space in your garden. You can plant the plants in herb boxes as well as different flower pots.

A Vertical herb garden

A Vertical herb garden
A Vertical herb garden

You can plant various herbs and flowering plants with the help of vertical frames. Vertical wooden frames can be made at home easily. You can gather various ideas from the Internet as well. Plant the herbs and plants horizontally so that it saves the amount of space on the ground. Use a wooden trellis, tin cans and IKEA Pot hangers in order to embellish the garden. Make a wooden frame and then fix the flower pots with the help of a wire

Faux Grass Rugs

Faux Grass Rugs
Faux Grass Rugs

If you would like a green rug that looks good and Eco friendly then you can try an artificial green rug for yourself. A faux grass rug will help your outdoor patio to look luscious green spacious and Eco friendly. You can decorate with this green faux rug in your back door as well. They are available in all home décor stores.

Adding some depth to your tiny backyard

Adding some depth to your tiny backyard
Adding some depth to your tiny backyard

Though you may have a really small and tiny backyard, you can make it really look big and spacious than it is actually is by adding few designs and vintage mirrors on your fence so that they can reflect the surrounding greenery.

Succulent Wall Art

Succulent Wall Art
Succulent Wall Art

A succulent wall art would look really nice in your tiny garden. You can use some succulent plants like cactus and other plants so that it looks bright and green and can be maintained with very less effort as well. You can plant the succulent plants in a rectangular plastic tray divided into planting cells to display a great looking succulent garden. This kind of wall decoration can be seen in a variety of houses where they have a tiny backyard with very less space.

Coffee Can planters

Coffee Can planters
Coffee Can planters

Have you ever heard of Can planters? You can gather a number of aluminum and steel cans that you get after sipping a hot cup of coffee. Clean the cans well and you can also paint them well if required. Plant a variety of flowering plants and herbs inside the cans and then nail the cans or hang them on wooden frames that you can make at home. You can also hang these cans on the outer walls of the garden or balcony. You can also label these plants as required if you feel like you should name the plants. Now we actually don’t need to drink more coffee forcefully. It’s just that we would love to have it!

A Spiral herb planter

A Spiral herb planter
A Spiral herb planter

If you would like to enhance your garden, then you can try planting spiral herbs and utilize the small space that you have so that your plants look good along with your garden. This will not only help to save space, but also look good in your garden. You can plant them in wooden frames and make it move by attaching wheels to it.

Growing mushroom in an old laundry basket

Growing mushroom in an old laundry basket
Growing mushroom in an old laundry basket

If you do not have enough space in your garden, then you can grow mushrooms in your laundry basket. Oyster mushroom comprises of proteins and is a great dish that can be served with a variety of products. You just need to experiment with the same! So experiment growing mushrooms in your laundry bag if you are short of space. In your garden!

Making a small water feature in the garden

Making a small water feature in the garden
Making a small water feature in the garden

A water fountain is easy to build and is affordable as well. The fountain can be built with two glazed pots with a shallow bowl nested inside the larger pot, a small bucket and a pump for circulation. Here are the steps as to how you can build a water fountain in your own garden by yourself. It is easy to make, safe and affordable as well and the best option is that it can also be operated all through the day.

These are a few great ideas that can be incorporated in your tiny backyard so that it looks good big, spacious and beautiful as well. You can incorporate these ideas in your tiny backyard garden so that you can enjoy green along with a bit of beauty in a small space that is affordable as well.