25 Ways to Create an Outdoor Oasis
Finished in a weekend or less, these fun, easy projects will help transform your backyard into a personal oasis.
Cool Down With Color
Enjoy your backyard and garden on a sweltering summer day by cooling off with color. Paint outdoor furniture and planters in cool blues, and top off arbors with light-colored wisteria. Light blue and white hydrangea plants will also make a balmy backyard feel breezy.
Get more cool, colorful backyard ideas from Southern Living’s Garden Editor, Rebecca Reed. Video: Cool off With Colors