How can I improve my courtyard?
How to give your courtyard a makeoverChoose a feature colour. All rooms need a feature colour and the outdoor room is no exception. Disguise brick walls. Deck the floors. Choose the perfect water feature. Select pots. Create atmosphere with plants.
How do you soften a courtyard?
Hide the meeting place between the walls and floor as much as possible. Its one of the reasons courtyard gardens often look unwelcoming, seeing this join of the wall or fence and paving looks clinical and yard-like, so put something like containers around the edges to soften the area.