As we enter a “new normal” wherein we are all encouraged to stay home, venture out only for essential errands, and practice social distancing, here are some fun ideas you can try to make your outdoor life more calming in the midst of this pandemic. So in this blog, we’re giving you 3 backyard design ideas which can transform your backyard from a simple yard to an exclusive stay-cation spot for you and your family.
Boardgames have been a staple family recreation activity since the 1960s and it’s definitely making a comeback during this pandemic. If playing in your living room has gone stale and stuffy, filled with bad moves and great losses, how about move out to your backyard transformed into an outdoor living room? There will be plenty of space to keep to yourself to help you strategize and more outdoor inspirations for clever moves from Mother Nature. Just make sure to keep your voices down when you rejoice or tease others.
As BBQ restaurants are still closed and doing takeaways or deliveries just feel incomplete, outdoor grilling gives you the whole experience of preparation, grilling, and eating with your family. Take this time to finally perfect that secret sauce you’re thinking of for your meats and cook your steak perfectly.
The virus is all over the news, and misinformation abounds. Your mental health is also at stake as this pandemic continues to force everyone to stay home most of the time. So why not turn your backyard into a safe space full of peace and solace? Choose a secluded nook where you can quietly sit and meditate, finding some comfort despite the eerie quality of the silence that surrounds you.
While the pandemic guidelines are still developing and stay-at-home orders are being modified as of writing, we hope you continue to keep a safe distance and refrain from going out unless necessary. In the meantime, look around your property and see how you can transform each square foot into a useful space for you and your family!