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Spring Backyard Updates You Have to Try

Spring weather means a lot more time outdoors enjoying the warmer weather, but all that time outdoors may make you notice that your backyard could use some updating. Sometimes backyards can feel bland or drab to homeowners because they feel that it could use some sprucing up to help make it shine again, but it can be hard to decide what exactly their backyard needs. We are here to share some easy backyard updates you can try to help bring some life into that backyard!

Landscape Lighting

Do you know how good lighting can turn even a face only a mother could love into the belle of the ball? The same can apply to your outdoor space, which is why landscape lighting can spruce up your backyard! With proper lighting, you can make your backyard space light up at night so that the party does not have to end when the sun goes down, and you can have mood lighting to make your house feel like a home.

With our services, we can offer subtle lighting out of the way and help enhance the features of your home, so it serves both form and function. You can turn your backyard space that can look flat with simple lights, have a depth with well-placed LED tape and different colored lights, and even introduce an element of safety to highlight steps when it gets dark out.

Even if you do not want to get landscape lighting, we can suggest string lights! Yep, even simple, well-placed string lights can make your backyard space look more lively, especially at night.

New Tub And Pool

What can we say about pools and hot tubs that haven’t been said already? It can be hard to resist the fun of diving into a pool in the warm weather, and who can blame anyone for wanting to cool off after a long day. A new pool can make your backyard space feel more fun; it can become an excellent place for parties and conversations when guests are over.

Let us also not forget about hot tubs, since not only can they be installed to work with your backyard space, but they can become perfect for relaxing after a long day. Mixed with proper lighting, you can turn your pool or hot tub into the ideal vibe enhancer.

Splurge On Decor

When was the last time you got new outdoor furniture? While we can always respect saving money when you can, if you have been good year-round, why not take the time to spend a little on updating your furniture outdoors. If you are going to spend time in your backyard, something as simple as a new chair and even a table can liven up your space. You can turn your backyard from looking like a drab meeting space into a zen garden with proper arrangement.

Plants Galore

You will be outdoors in nature in your backyard, so why not embrace the greenery and get some plants around your space. Hanging pot fixtures to hang plants around the railing or just a simple potted plant can give your backyard space more personality. Are you worried about not having a green thumb? There are thankfully many low-maintenance plants that even those of us with a history of killing plants can easily keep alive.

Making a house into a home can take a lot of work, and sometimes after a long time of seeing the same scenery, we could use a change. At Hutton Power & Light, LLC we can help you make your home look even better with expert lighting work. Not only does our work look nice, but we always make sure the electrical work is safe! So when you call (757) 600-6605 we are happily waiting to help with your lighting and electrical needs!