It’s now officially summer. The season of cookouts, family, and being outdoors. With all of this extra time spent in your yard, you are starting to notice it does not look the way you want it to.
If you are not proud of your yard, you are not alone. With work, kids, and trying to get enough sleep, it seems like there is not enough time to make your yard come to life. Luckily, there are some super simple things you can do to bring your yard to life, and all you need to do is decorate your fence.
If you can find a few hours of spare time, and some basic needed supplies, you too can have a beautifully decorated fence. Best of all, you don’t need to hire any additional help. These designs are easy, fun, and require a few things you can easily find in your house or at a thrift store.
This list compiles my top 12 favorite fence decoration ideas. Just by implementing a few of these designs, you can have a yard that is ready to impress company.
1. Write a Quote On Your Fence
You can write an inspiring quote on your fence to give your yard a personal touch of you!
2. Recycle and Hang Old Metal
You can find old metal in your basement or garage and hang them up between fence panels to give your garden a unique vintage look.
3. Make Rainboot Flower Pots
Have your kids grown out of their rainboots? You can turn them into unique flower pots to hang on your fence.
4. Make Crock Flower Pots
Or, you can do the same with those old crocks! Fill them up with a plant of your choice and hang them on your fence to add liveliness to your yard.
5. Hang Empty Picture Frames
This is a popular interior design idea, but it will also look great in your yard! You just need a few old picture frames. You can also paint the frames any color you like!
6. Hang Old Plates
Have some old decorative plates around the house? They will make a beautiful addition to your yard or garden. Choose plates that have different designs and sizes for a unique look.
7. Paint and Hang Old Clay Pots
By choosing some bright and fun colors, you can decorate your fence with these beautiful DIY clay pot designs!
8. Make Wheel Flowers
Take some old hubcaps and paint them your favorite colors. This makes a fun and easy fence design! A great project for the kids.
9. Hang Up Colorful Bags
Turn colorful bags into a beautiful DIY garden accessory! Just take some old colorful bags and add soil to them. If you don’t have any bags, you can pick up some cheap ones at any thrift store.
10. Use Wooden Crates
Take some old wooden crates and turn them into beautiful flower pot shelves! Works great in hot, dry areas as the shelves can give them some shade.
11. Decorate Your Fence With Flowers
After grabbing a few things from hobby lobby, you too can create these beautiful flowers that add a fun and exciting look to your fence.
12. DIY Butterflies
This one is my favorite. Making custom butterflies may be a bit of a challenge, but for you crafty folks it is no problem. Really brings life to your yard!