Make a bench without hammers, nails or a drill! DIY Outdoor Bench - in less than an hour using cinder blocks and boards. Get cushions from a used furniture shop or an old couch being thrown away and cover with sheets (which you can just pin together).
Creative use of poured-in-place concrete pavers—such as off the living room, where they break up a low-maintenance lawn of June grass—give the irregularly shaped lot a sense of order. Foxtail ferns and blue chalk sticks, a succulent, lend dashes of color