lush gardenThe “staycation” trend has evolved to “gardentainment” which is transforming outdoor spaces into private sanctuaries and/or an event space for family entertainment.

Previously, a swimming pool, sun deck, or fire pit would be a fun addition that increased a home’s value.  Now, families are sprucing up their yards to create a great place to hang out and relax – with no thought of resale.

Homeowners are creating everything from tranquil zen gardens to special spaces for entertainment.  Below are a few garden features gaining in popularity:

Beautiful Pathways

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Gathering Spaces

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 Peaceful Places

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Photos: Houzz