A sun-drenched garden is extra charming thanks to various groupings of potted plants, scattered across the front steps and patio. Plant evergreen fillers, then add in annuals that will bloom across the seasons.
A good pressure wash is a great way to give your home’s exterior a quick and easy makeover. You can rent a pressure washer and most hardware or home improvement stores.
Even if you don’t have a coastal cottage, you can create the same vibe with a wooden picket fence. Or, if you have a more stately home, opt for a wrought iron fence.
Skip the lawn in favor of the environment (and cut down on the amount of yard work you need to do).
Nothing shows off your laid-back vibes better than a porch swing filled with cozy cushions. A wicker chair or wooden rockers do the trick, too.