Slope Landscaping IDEAS for Backyard
Modern Landscaping / August 16, 2018

Slope Landscaping IDEAS for Backyard

The job of hillside landscaping is a problem with more homes built on sites which have major changes in elevation and steep slopes. This gardening trend is likely to continue in cities and suburban areas across the nation as most of the “level sites” are in short supply. Homeowners have a growing awareness of the dramatic value of hillside locations. The popularity…

Landscape and Pool Design
Pool Landscaping / August 14, 2018

Landscape and Pool Design

Interactive 3D Create an unprecedentedly vivid experience for your clients. With the unique interactive presentations of the best 3D pool and landscaping design software, give your clients a clear understanding of their project in extraordinary detail. You can lead them as they walk or even fly through their future space, exploring the personalized features, transitioning…

Quality by Design Landscaping
Landscape Design / August 12, 2018

Quality by Design Landscaping

UPCOMING PROGRAM DATES: June 13-15, 2017 Application of Quality by Design (Q-b-D) methodology for product commercialization is increasingly becoming the standard business practice at Pharma and Biotech companies. It is also much sought after by US and EU regulators as an approach presented in regulatory dossier to demonstrate that product will be safe and effective…

Outdoor Landscaping IDEAS Small Yards
Ideas / August 10, 2018

Outdoor Landscaping IDEAS Small Yards

If your yard feels cramped, dull or otherwise in need of of a pick-me-up, don t worry! You don t have to dig up the backyard and start from scratch to make it feel homey and new. Just make some small investments. Your focus should be the patio area, so start there. Here are some inexpensive patio ideas to help spruce up your small yard: #1 Add a path of pavers. If…

IDEAS for Landscaping Backyard
Backyard / August 8, 2018

IDEAS for Landscaping Backyard

Roll the clock back a few months and you’ll find Kwantes and the Caledonia, MI homeowner, flipping through a Rosetta Hardscapes catalog. According to Kwantes, “I showed it to him and he said, ‘this is what I want to use.’” The 15-year-veteran contractor had never installed Outcropping before. But the unique design of the house and the scenic lakefront setting, along…

Florida Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
Front Yard / August 6, 2018

Florida Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

This year, Hermine Ricketts front-yard garden was filled with plants and fruits — but no vegetables. She s suing to change that. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption toggle caption Greg Allen/NPR This year, Hermine Ricketts front-yard garden was filled with plants and fruits — but no vegetables. She s suing to change that. Greg Allen/NPR In tropical South Florida, it s growing…

Landscaping IDEAS for Hillside Backyard
Modern Landscaping / August 4, 2018

Landscaping IDEAS for Hillside Backyard

Angie’s List member Tim Kelly of Huntersville, N.C., and his family own a home on a severely sloping golf course lot. Due to the slope, their backyard was, unfortunately, virtually useless. “After living here for several years, we decided to invest in making the backyard functional, ” he says. Beginning in early 2012, the Kelly family started seriously considering…

Landscaping Ideas for Shaded Area
Ideas / August 2, 2018

Landscaping Ideas for Shaded Area

Shady spaces present their own set of unique challenges but can become a sanctuary in a garden with the right design and plants. Shade grows moss, it makes a yard cold and dreary, darkens interior rooms and omits sun loving flowers. Solving an existing shade condition is not easy, and options are few. But there are ways you and your designer can use plants to make…

Grass Ideas Landscaping
Ideas / July 31, 2018

Grass Ideas Landscaping

Every homeowner dreams of an outdoor space with lush, green grass. But the reality is that for many of us, that doesn’t exist. Maybe you haven’t quite found time for proper lawn care maintenance or there’s a patch of grass you can’t bring back to life. Dead grass reduces curb appeal and can simply be a reason not to spend time in your yard. The good news is that there…

Above Pool Landscaping IDEAS
Pool Landscaping / July 29, 2018

Above Pool Landscaping IDEAS

Share Email We will show you 40 modern garden swimming pool design ideas and will focus your attention on above ground pool decks. Many homeowners opt for above ground pools and search for above ground pool deck ideas as they offer a quicker installation, they save the digging and the mess in the backyard and are very reliable in addition to the striking look. We…

Landscaping IDEAS for Sloped Backyard
Modern Landscaping / July 27, 2018

Landscaping IDEAS for Sloped Backyard

Problem: Long, narrow yard Solution: Divide and conquer with zones You can play around with furniture placement, lay down an outdoor rug or introduce contrasting flooring, and strategically position built-ins and garden beds around the space. Problem: Curved edges and odd angles Solution: Fake it till you make it Does the backyard boast curves or lots of odd angles?…

Backyard Hill Landscaping Ideas
Backyard / July 25, 2018

Backyard Hill Landscaping Ideas

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Outdoor Seating Ideas Landscaping
Ideas / July 23, 2018

Outdoor Seating Ideas Landscaping

For her own front yard, designer Margie Grace of Grace Design Associates Inc. matched the hardscape to her home s architectural syle for a cozy cottage garden. To keep the yard low maintenance she laid a large patio using Arizona flagstones, then filled the rest of the space with lush flower beds. A reclaimed concrete bowl is transformed into a water feature that…

Fenced Backyard Landscaping Ideas
Backyard / July 21, 2018

Fenced Backyard Landscaping Ideas

Zones in your back yard help draw attention away from the fence. Fences serve practical purposes, such as keeping children and pets safe and giving your back yard privacy, but they aren t always attractive. Soften the look of the fence with plants and draw attention away from the fence with creative landscape design. Use the privacy offered by your fence to develop…

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