Is your garden looking a little worse for wear after a long winter?

As spring arrives and the weather gets warmer, now is the perfect time to spruce up your outdoor space. Read our top tips for reviving your garden this spring.

Get rid of the weeds

If your garden has been a little neglected, the first step is to clean up and tidy your green spaces.

Pull out weeds or dead flowers, trim overgrown bushes and mow the lawn. Sweep up any fallen leaves and scrub down your patio or decking.

Afterwards, you’ll have the perfect base to create a beautiful outdoor setting.

Set up a sociable seating space

No garden is complete without some stylish seating. A well-planned seating area will create a social space for barbecues and garden parties as well as providing a comfy retreat where you can sit back, relax and soak up the sun.

Palmera Garden Lounge Set

Get ready for the arrival of spring and summer by updating your outdoor furniture. Whether you’re chilling or entertaining, a comfy lounge set or outdoor sofa is perfect for any garden.

Think about outdoor lighting

Outdoor lighting will create a lovely ambiance and allow you to enjoy your garden after dark. LED lights and fairy lights can be strung along fences to create a relaxed and romantic feel.

For a quick and easy lighting solution, lanterns are a great choice for the garden. Dot a few around your patio or place one in the centre of a dining table for a soft glow.

Create an al fresco dining area

As well as a relaxing seating area, you may want to consider a space where you and guests can eat al fresco.

Tropea Outdoor Dining Set

Tropea Outdoor Dining Set

Update your outdoor space with a contemporary garden dining set. A bistro table is perfect for small patios and creates a stylish setting for sun-drenched lunches and dinners. If you love to host parties, consider a larger set-up with six to eight chairs that will seat the whole family.

Freshen up your flower beds

Your shrubs may not be blossoming just yet, but you can add a pop of colour to your outdoor space by planting some spring flowers. Even a patio or small outdoor space can benefit from some pots of brightly coloured blooms.

Crocuses, daffodils and tulips are all great choices for this time of year.

Add a few stylish accessories

Inject a little personality into your garden with a some stylish accessories. A statement side table will liven up your patio or decking as well as providing a handy place to put drinks during a get-together.

Amazon Cushion Merle Lantern Ruscha Side Table Recycled Vase

Cushions are an easy way to add colour and pattern to an outdoor space and can be brought indoors when the weather takes a turn for the worse.

Finally, a rustic recycled glass vase will make a stylish centrepiece for an outdoor dining table.

With our tips for updating your garden, you’ll be ready to relax when the British summer arrives.