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How to Decorate your Backyard for Entertaining

Wednesday, July 25, 2018   /   by Kimette Hughes

How to Decorate your Backyard for Entertaining

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To have a car that is running smoothly, you need to perform regular check-ups. Check the oil, get the tires inspected, and make sure all the spark plugs are working. One of the great things about owning a home is the opportunity to host a party or entertain during the holidays. You will want to make sure your yard is in tip-top shape to delight. Some simple changes can change your yard from simple to spectacular. Follow these tips to get your yard ready for the show.


Lighting


One of the most important things to get people out to the yard is proper and mood setting lights. When the fun times go from day to night, the lighting will provide a smooth transition. The lighting will create an atmosphere of fun and relaxation and encourage visiting in a comfortable environment. Some exciting ways to add lighting like stringing lights up on your deck or some trees in the backyard. There are also some temporary lighting options like candles in paper bags to give just enough light for a backyard party.


Greenery


In addition to keeping your grass, trees and plants green, you can add a little color to your yard with some different colored flowers. Pull those weeds, freshen up your yard with planter boxes, or add some red by growing some tomatoes or strawberries. Guests will appreciate the time you took to landscape your yard and will want to come back again and again.


Privacy


One of the best parts of having a home and beautiful yard is the ability to have a private party that your guests can enjoy. If you don’t already have a private fence, consider getting one, or updating a chain link fence by getting some privacy slats to give your guests a more intimate setting.


Seating


As fun as it is to sit on the grass or a blanket in the backyard, most guests will feel more comfortable sitting in comfortable chairs. Having comfortable chairs gives them a chance to visit and eat, and also watch kids that may be playing. There are a lot of relatively inexpensive options for seating, such as club chairs, lounge chairs, hammocks, patio bar stools, or even patio rocking chairs. Find the option that works best for you and your space. Your guests will love the many exciting opportunities you have created.


Fire Pit


If you have space, a fire pit is an impressive focal point for people to sit around. It will give you the camping vibe without having to leave your backyard. It is a great way to slow down and relax on a long summer day.


When thinking about hosting a party, make sure you have a backyard that is as ready as the rest of your home, and your home will be a place where people will want to gather.


 


 


https://www.homes.com/blog/2015/06/backyard/


https://www.wayfair.com/outdoor/cat/patio-chairs-seating-c215135.html
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