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The Balcony Bartender Shares 3 Refreshing Cocktail Recipes to Get Your Weekend Started
Get mixing this weekend with the Balcony Bartender
How to Set Up Your Balcony for Autumn
September is the beginning of Autumn and the perfect time to decorate your balcony for the season. It is the perfect time to enjoy the chilly weather outdoors and maximise the use of your balcony. Here are some tips for setting up an ideal cosy autumn balcony:
Plants to Grow in September on Your Balcony
With the beginning of September, the weather starts getting chilly and the peak growing season starts winding down. But this is also an excellent time to plant certain perennials, shrubs, flowering and edible plants. Planting them in September gives ample time for their root system to develop before the ground freezes over. Now if you're wondering what plants to grow in September read on to find out...
The Ultimate Guide to Juliet Balconies or Small Balconies
Named after the famous balcony scene from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Juliet balconies can be found all over Europe. These balconies are compact, stylish and trendy. Since you cannot sometimes step out on these balconies, they are also commonly known as false balconies or balconets. These false balconies are best described as a decorative feature that helps fortify large glass windows.
Balcony Trends to Inspire Your Balcony Style in 2020
Balconies are the windows to the world outside, and if anything, 2020 has highlighted their importance further. With the pandemic lockdown and need for self-isolation, balconies have become the leading space in many homes around the globe
Must-Have Balcony Planters For Your Outdoor Space!
Having a balcony garden has various benefits and requires just a few elements to set up. So if you're looking to start a new balcony garden outdoors, or just start small with a plant or two outdoors, you will require some nice, aesthetically pleasing balcony planters to get you started.
DIY Cleaning Products for Your Balcony Space
Balconies can be a fun place for you to relax and entertain. Especially if designed well, these spaces can easily be turned into your comfort zone at home. But unfortunately, these spaces also tend to get dirty too soon owing to the various environmental factors. Outdoor furniture, flooring and decking can end up looking dead and old after a few months of being out in the sun if not maintained well. The space requires timely cleaning like every other space in your home. But unlike every other space in your home, cleaning your balcony may seem like a challenge as different kinds of stains and grease needs to be treated differently. There are various cleaning products that you can make at home that will help you deal with different dirt outdoors. Read on to find out about various easy and effective DIY cleaning products for balconies.
Beginners Guide to Balcony Plant Propagation
Nurturing plants and caring for them can be extremely therapeutic. Besides that, just surrounding yourself with greenery is excellent for the body, mind and the soul. Cultivating a garden on your balcony can instantly help you feel closer to nature. They are also a great way to add character to your outdoor space without being heavy on the pocket. With the pandemic lockdown resulting in people staying at home and an increase in stress levels, many have turned to balcony gardening.
How to Set up an Instagrammable Balcony
With summer coming to an end soon , you may want to be spending more time outdoors. And what better place to do that at, than at your very own balcony! Before you do so, though, you may want to set it up to look like one of those Instagram perfect outdoor spaces. And if you've seen those picture-perfect Instagrammable balconies, you obviously know what we are talking about!
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