Do you have a wonderful looking garden, however, do not want to spend much over it? Rocks and Stones may be the perfect idea for you that can help you to decorate your garden. Rocks and stones are known to be natural gardening tools and thus you would not have to spend anything on them. Try them out.
Rocks and Stones are known to be excellent gardening decorative that are available everywhere and that also without any cost. You do not have to spend any money over this garden decorative. You also do not need to put any extra effort to find these items. These rocks and pebbles help your garden to look extra nice with no maintenance. All you need to do is find them and add some extra beauty to the stones and pebbles by coloring them artistically. Here is some great DIY garden decorating ideas that you can try out.
Different designed pebbles
Pebbles can be of different colors and sizes. You can choose between big round pebbles or small pebbles. You can also choose between the small nimble sizes or the pebbles that have uneven shape according to your requirements. These pebbles can be used as they are or can be used after polishing them well and coloring them with different kinds of colors. These pebbles can be then laid out in different styles and patterns on garden pave ways, on garden tables, or on the garden itself. You can try out from designs like butterflies, flowers, and bad various other kinds of thematic designs for your garden. Splash them with your creativity and skill.
Decorating with Boulders
If you are in the mood for something different, you can collect a number of boulders from the sides of the hills and mountains. These boulders can be placed one on top of the other for creating a boundary with designs. You can also try out a mix and match of round boulders and square stones that are available in various places. Decorate your garden with small boulders and big boulders and then again small boulders. You can also place a wooden stand in the middle and then again continue in a recurring manner. Plant some small shrubs and flower pots beside the boulders so that they look good.
Making a rock caterpillar
You can also create your own DIY rock caterpillar with different kinds of stones and colors. You can draw stripes, polka dots, or just plain colors to different stones sizes and then decorate it in front of plants, trees and shrubs. You can also draw eyes on the caterpillars so that they look real and good as well. The best option is that, they can be made easily and are not as all-expensive to make.
Small pebble mosaic designs
A pebble mosaic will give your garden a unique look. The materials, which are required, will be pretty basic that includes flat pebbles or cobbles from a stone yard, gravel, concrete mix, and stone dust. You can try out a spiral pattern mosaic, which can be scaled down depending on the size of the site and the stones that are selected. Lay down the stones on the edge for added strength and power and balance. Clean and stones with soap and water and rinse off the grim and the dirt before this.
Stone walled concept
The concept of the dry stone wall has evolved since a long time and it is one of the most effective ways of decorations because it doesn’t have any kind of side effect or does not affect the natural drainage of the site. They are low cost and need not be maintained. Stone walls can also be used as a form of natural beauty in either a landscape design or a garden design. It does not have to be very large. It can be used to decorate your flower bed, your fire pit or your garden table as well. You can make a number of designs depending on your imagination and thinking power. You can choose between small and big pebbles depending on the design that you would like to have.
Rocks and stones for your pavements
Rocks and stone pebbles can also be used as a stepping stone design. Decorate your garden with rocks and stones and you can also color them for a special effect. You can also use rocks and stones for decorating an artificially made DIY water fountain. It would look strikingly beautiful and nice as well and would be refreshing to the mind.