Maintaining a home garden is a rewarding experience though it can get a bit costly if you fail to follow certain basic cost cuttingpractices. This article seeks to look at 4 easy ways to keep your garden costs down.
Here we go!
1 Have a simple layout
It’s much easier and cheaper to maintain your garden if it has a simple layout. Provided you can easily access all the edges, then taking care of the garden should not be a challenge.
2 Limit the variety of plants
The more the variety of plants on your garden, the higher the cost of taking care of them will be. It’s therefore advisable to limit the variety of plants on the garden to about 3 or 4 so that the work of taking care of them becomes easier and cheaper.
3 Reduce the size of your lawn
Your lawn will always take up your time and money as the grass will always require cutting and watering on a regular basis. You can cut down these costs by either replacing the real grass with artificial grass, or removing the grass and putting up something in its place such as a courtyard.
4 Create a space for storage
When setting up home gardens, many people will forget about creating space for storage and this at times ends up becoming costly because as you tidy up, you don’t have a place to store things, as well as a space to put pruned off plants and other weeds or dead flowers. Have a space for this in your garden will save you so much hustle.
You realize that these cost cutting measures are simple practices that are easy to implement in your garden as they don’t require much effort just an alteration in the way you do things.
We trust that this has been a helpful piece of gardening insight.