Narrow Garden Ideas: 14 Ways to Maximise Space

Narrow garden with seating, wood furniture and shrubbery
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Narrow garden ideas reach only as far as your imagination can convey them, and even though the amount of room may be at a premium, the potential for a cosy plot to feel bigger and brighter is still great.

When it comes to garden design, it is all about getting creative with the space you've got. A narrow garden may accommodate a lot more than you think if you are willing to think outside the box. 

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Rob Keal is the Content Editor at Homebuilding & Renovating. With a background in content marketing, he began his career back in 2016 as a freelancer, before honing his craft at various digital marketing agencies. Looking to specialise in DIY and homes, he joined the team in February 2022. 

Renovation has been part of his life since he was nine years old, when his parents bought a medieval cottage and completely revived it, introducing him to kitchen remodels, loft conversions, landscape gardening, and much more besides along the way. A bedroom extension and patio refurbishment are among his next planned projects. He is also passionate about interior design and landscape gardening.