This time of year, the weather is growing perfect for entertaining outside. The sultry days of summer will soon be behind us, and we’ll be left with mild fall days that allow us to actually enjoy the Midwest. Take a few extra steps to prepare for your next barbeque or round of croquet, and the event will go even more smoothly. Whether you perform insect control or install proper lighting, here are easy tips you can follow to have a successful event.
Secure natural lighting
As the sun begins to set earlier and earlier, remember to prepare for dark evenings with plenty of light. Consider a fire pit, solar lights (which are affordable and can be easily removed), or even more permanent measures, such as motion lights. Each of these steps can work to ensure ongoing outdoor lighting, no matter how dark the party might become.