Hoping to give your garden a mini makeover ahead of the warmer weather? These fab Argos garden buys can help you do just that, but on a budget. We’ve handpicked 16 lovely finds from the Argos garden section, for you to shop now before the warmer weather hits and you’re spending every waking minute outdoors. From coffee on your terrace to lunch al fresco and evenings spent chilling around your fire pit.
Whether you have a large garden, a small patio or a spacious balcony, these top buys below are all pretty adaptive, while some of them are also practical – we’re talking lighting and tabletop BBQs – and other bits are simply just pretty to look at. What more could you want?
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Keep scrolling for 16 lovely finds in the Argos garden section, that our Shopping Editor thinks you should buy now to wow your guests…
Argos garden buys – 16 lovely finds
1. Argos Home Industrial Style Wall Light – £25
Argos Home Industrial Style Wall Light | £25 at Argos
Not only will this wall light brighten up your outdoor space come nighttime, but it’ll also add some industrial chic vibes to your garden in the day. Perfect for popping by a front or back door, it has a lovely matte black finish. And, it’s a bargain.
2. Habitat Set of 6 Caged Stake Solar Lights – £24
Habitat Set of 6 Caged Stake Solar Lights | £24 at Argos
If you need some new garden lighting so that you and your guests can sit outside socialising all night long, and still be able to see each other, then what about these ones? You simply stick them into the ground (or stones) and they are solar-powered, so you needn’t turn them on or off. They come in a pack of six, while you can dot them around your garden to light up your entire space, or just in one area for effect. They are also great for front and back gardens. *adds to basket*
3. Lattice Wooden Garden Planter – £30
Lattice Wooden Garden Planter | £30 at Argos
This wooden planter is great for hiding things in your front or back garden, that you do not want to be seen by your guests. Think bins, storage furniture or the kids’ very brightly coloured toys. You’ll obviously want to plant some pretty flowers in the box, and it comes ready to be stained. We own one of these and it has been covering our bins in our front garden for a good while now – and doing a very good job at it.
4. Habitat Floor Cushion – £18
Habitat Floor Cushion | £18 at Argos
If you need an extra seat in your garden but you don’t have the space for something that’s permanent, then why not buy one (or more) of these floor cushions? They are comfortable, stylish, and they have a handle for easy carrying. You could also take them on picnics or to the beach, too. Versatile!
5. Argos Home Curated Living Leafy Wall Decoration – £25
Argos Home Curated Living Leafy Wall Decoration | £25 at Argos
If you are searching for something to spruce up an ordinary fence, a boring garden door or a plain wall, then let this be the buy you need – we love it. It’s quite large and needs to be drilled on, but it is made of metal and it’ll last and last. A statement, that’s for sure, and something your guests will definitely comment on come the 29th of March…
6. Argos Home Faux Cherry Blossom Tree – £50
Argos Home Faux Cherry Blossom Tree | £50 at Argos
This ought to make a statement and wow your guests, and it requires pretty much zero effort from you since it’s artificial. This faux blossom tree can add a well-needed pop of colour to your patio, and it can fill an otherwise empty corner at the same time. It’s obviously weatherproof, so will keep your outdoor space looking fancy year-round.
7. Argos Home 2m Garden Parasol – £30
Argos Home 2m Garden Parasol | £30 at Argos
If you need something to protect you from the sun, once it finally makes an appearance, then this cream parasol can do just that, while looking lovely in your outside space at the same time. It’s also a bargain at £30, and it’s easy to store since it’s lightweight.
8. Toomax 280L Wood Effect Garden Storage Box – £30
9. Argos Home 20 Ivy Solar String Lights – £15
Argos Home 20 Ivy Solar String Lights | £15 at Argos
These solar-powered lights are decorated with ivy so that you can easily spruce up an otherwise boring corner of your garden, whilst adding some light to that same space, too. In total, this lighting measures 400cm, while they emit a warm white glow that’s perfect for chilling under in the evenings.
10. Habitat Small Pallas Long Steel Planter – £25
Habitat Small Pallas Long Steel Planter | £25 at Argos
This lovely box planter is perfect for placing on a window ledge, on the floor to hide something unsightly or even around a vegetable bed to section it off in style. Use it for planting some wildflowers or even for your herbs, and rest assured it’ll catch the eye of your guests. It’s also made of galvanised steel – an ideal addition to a modern garden.
11. Habitat Warm White Parasol Solar String Lights – £15
Habitat Warm White Parasol Solar String Lights | £15 at Argos
What a fab idea! These parasol string lights can give light to your outdoor dining space come nighttime – and with style. Once fully charged, these lights can work for up to 6 hours. You can even make them flash if you’re lighting up a garden party…
12. Argos Home Table Top Oil Drum Charcoal BBQ – £30
Argos Home Table Top Oil Drum Charcoal BBQ | £30 at ArgosThis tabletop BBQ can save floor space while cooking up a storm for your family. It’s also a bargain, while it can be stored away in a shed or garage with ease. You can even adjust the temperature of the BBQ while cooking, thanks to the adjustable charcoal tray, while it features a warming rack, too.
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13. Argos Home Skandi Storage Table – £40
Argos Home Skandi Storage Table | £40 at Argos
This handy side table can hold everything from your drinks to your snacks while storing blankets or reading material in the bottom at the same time. It’s made of FSC-certified wood and is perfect for scandi-style or modern gardens. You can even use it indoors as well as out…
14. Argos Home Curated Balcony Planter – £15
Argos Home Curated Balcony Planter | £15 at Argos
Perfect for adding some life to a balcony without taking up any floor space, this planter has hooks for hanging and it’s finished in a soft green to add a pop of colour to your space. Use it for herbs, plants or the faux stuff – no one will ever know…
15. Argos Home Faux Eucalyptus Tree – £15
Argos Home Faux Eucalyptus Tree | £15 at Argos
For those who aren’t as green fingered as they would like to be, this faux eucalyptus tree is an easy – and cheap – way to add some greenery to a terrace, deck or patio. It’s realistic, it sits in a wooden planter and most of all it’s easy to move around your garden for when you fancy redecorating (or switching up your garden layout).
16. Argos Home Curated Living Bird Bath – £12
Argos Home Curated Living Bird Bath | £12 at Argos
A lovely feature to hang from a tree in your garden, this modern bird bath will attract wildlife to your outdoor space – and in style. Use it for water or bird food, either way you’ll be sure to see some new flying friends flapping around your garden.
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Will you be giving your garden a mini makeover in time for the warmer weather? We certainly will be.