Gardening is fun. It is a tedious task but also quite exciting especially when you get to see the fruits of your effort. It is not only fun also quite therapeutic and relaxing. You get away from your day to day routine tasks such as the stresses at work and so forth. It is also work out for those who have not time to go to the gym.
You can also make this activity even more exciting and garden flags are the perfect way to do this. Buying flags for your garden might not seem like such an important thing at first but the moment you install one, you will note a remarkable difference. There are a number of reasons why you may want to invest in this little piece of décor for your garden. Here are four reasons:
- Easy to access
Do you want to buy or make one? These flags are pretty easy to find. A quick trip to your local supermarket in the gardening section you will probably find some that you like. The other option is to make them. You will only need fabric, a rod and glue to put everything together. There is no need of reinventing the wheel. You can buy a ready-made garden flag online or locally.
- Cheap to maintain
This does not need much of an explanation. Garden flags do not require much to maintain them. By the time you need to clean or change the flag, it will have hang out there for a significant amount of time- months to be more precise. If you get one made from high quality fabric, it can hang in your garden for even more than a year without damage.
You probably have not time to make the flags yourself but you want a unique flag. There are places where you can purchase customizable flags. You simply have to decide on the design you want and even the finer elements that would like your flags to have. This factor alone is enough reason for many people to purchase multiple flags for their gardens.
- Multi-purpose use
Garden flags serve more than just the one purpose of beautifying the garden. They can be used to keep animals, bags and birds out of your garden. This of course depends on what you are planting. There are some birds that you may want to have visiting your garden frequently such as the hummingbirds for pollination purposes. Some individuals will spray insecticide on their garden flags and allow it to be flattered by the wind thus spraying the chemical on the plants and also keeping bigger animals away.
You can also use these flags to show direction at an event. For instance, if you are hosting a garden wedding on a large plot of garden space then you may need to show people direction. It will not only beautify the garden but also serve a functional purpose. These are just some of the reason you may want to invest in a garden flag.