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We’re increasingly using our gardens as outdoor living spaces and ModernGardensMagazine.co.uk is here to give you all the help and inspiration you need to turn your plot into a leafy haven to relax, recharge and spend time with family and friends.

We’ll show you everything you need to make your outside space look great - quickly and easily. From easy-to-understand expert-led buying guides featuring carefully researched products, to step-by-step afternoon projects and affordable on-trend buys, as well as inspiring reader garden glow-ups and tips from the top designers identifying the best way to recreate the looks with selected best buys.

Fun ideas for al fresco entertaining ensure you’ll enjoy spending time in it, too. Modern Gardens speaks to a growing tide of consumers using their gardens as extensions of their homes and makes upgrading it super-quick and easy to achieve, whatever the size of your plot or budget.

Of course, to make a garden look stylish, modern and presentable you need plants, using expert advice from our sister sites Garden News and Garden Answers, we recommend the best indoor plants and outdoor plants that you can plant now to help you curate your ideal space and see it flourish.

Modern Gardens also covers garden furniture, decor, storage and cooking; how to keep your lawn and patio areas clean and tidy with garden maintenance recommendations on the best lawnmowers, best pressure washers, best garden vacuums and other helpful tools.

We have hundreds of articles on Modern Gardens but if you're looking to get started straight away on improving your garden, here are a few ideas of where to begin:

Outdoor living

The best hybrid BBQs under £500 | Best hanging egg chairs | Best garden pods | Best metal garden chairs | The best wheelie bin storage

Garden Maintenance

The best robot lawnmowers | The best hot pressure washer | Best garden vacuums | Best products to stop cats messing in your garden


The best gardening books for beginners | Best plants for bees | Best large outdoor plant pots | How to grow tomatoes

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Our affiliate partnerships do not impact the product choices we make or the reviews we write. There is no pressure on our editorial team to choose particular products or brands; we won’t recommend a product that we don’t believe in. The products will speak for themselves when you invest in them.

About Bauer Media UK

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