For privacy and security that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg, why not build your own rustic pallet fence? With a coat of paint, and some added plants, no one will ever know it was a DIY job.
For a small investment, outdoor string lighting can be used in a multitude of ways to upgrade your garden. Illuminate pathways, light up the porch, add an intimate feel to al fresco dining, or jazz up plain fencing.
Fountains bring soothing sounds and mesmerizing movement to a garden. Although a full-size fountain may be out of your price-range, there’s nothing stopping you building your own small-scale version. This one simply requires a pump, tubing, gravel and two waterproof pots.