Garden and Landscape Ideas
Ideas / February 20, 2018

Garden and Landscape Ideas

What the Home Visit Includes: The landscape design appointment (for areas up to 2, 500 square feet) includes walking your garden, discussing the project, a plant list and a hand-drawn planting diagram. The plant list and hand-drawn diagrams will be completed off-site and presented within 3-4 weeks. If your project involves items other than plants and the installation…

Landscaping IDEAS for Backyard on a Budget
Modern Landscaping / February 18, 2018

Landscaping IDEAS for Backyard on a Budget

Photo Credit: Sara Kathleen Hailed by planners and brides alike as the new ballroom backyard weddings are suddenly big news. (Most memorable so far: the in May 2012.) Here s how Kateri and Damion Waltermeyer found happiness and epic savings in their Philadelphia home sweet home. Take Stock of Your Network Do you know someone who knows a florist? Do you know someone…

Southern California Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
Front Yard / February 16, 2018

Southern California Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Beckie Brown hated wasting water to keep the grass green, despised paying a gardener to mow and blow, just wanted to get rid of the turf. Today, she sees nothing but native shrubs in her yard – courtesy of water district rebates. “It just was ridiculous to me that the norm is for people to have green lawns when we live in a desert, ” Brown said. “I think we need to…

Ideas for Landscaping Backyard on a Budget
Backyard / February 14, 2018

Ideas for Landscaping Backyard on a Budget

Tailoring the design of your home’s exterior is a technique to make an area that reflects your temperament. There square measure several low-cost garden concepts you ll tackle on your own that square measure high impact while not a high tag. Creating a replacement, the lovely yard doesn t price plenty. In fact, the attractive, million dollars up to date gardens within…

Tuscan Backyard Landscaping IDEAS
Modern Landscaping / February 12, 2018

Tuscan Backyard Landscaping IDEAS

Beyond the flora endemic to the region, most plants that are from other areas with hot, dry summers and cool winters are good candidates. These represent the opposite end of the spectrum from tropical-looking plants. Their leaves tend to be small and often have a grayish cast - two traits that help them conserve moisture in their arid environs. A few examples are…

Landscaping Lighting Ideas for Front Yard
Front Yard / February 10, 2018

Landscaping Lighting Ideas for Front Yard

Outdoor living before the sun goes down is lovely. But add a little landscape lighting and moonlight to the mix and you’ve got an enchanting backdrop for all your outside celebrations! If you’d like to add some DIY landscape lighting to your outdoor living area, I’d love to show you how we did ours! Adding DIY Landscaping Lights First, decide on a plan- Consider what…

Tropical Landscaping IDEAS for Backyard
Modern Landscaping / February 8, 2018

Tropical Landscaping IDEAS for Backyard

Posted by plantpro 0 Comments Tropical backyard gardens help the mind and the body to relax. Adding modern tropical plants can update the look of any garden, giving it a unique appeal. Planting tropical trees, flowers and fruits allows a garden to stay green all year round, especially in South Florida. With the right steps, it’s easy to turn a humble garden into a…

Modern Landscaping Ideas for Small Backyard
Backyard / February 5, 2018

Modern Landscaping Ideas for Small Backyard

When thinking backyard design, I first think theme. There are many themes you can achieve in your landscape. Whether you want the feel of a tropical paradise or the rustic look of a Tuscan landscape, you will need to know what plants to use. Here are a couple of my favorite themes and the plants I use in them. A Tuscan backyard design will create the feel of the old…

Formal Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
Front Yard / February 3, 2018

Formal Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Boxwood & Herb Parterre One of the main principles of formal landscape design is symmetry. Essentially, one side of the garden is a perfect image of the other half. For this historic home in Tennessee, an imaginary central axis extends out from the back of the home and anchors the herb garden and summer house in the distance. Boxwood parterres create a strong…

Spa Pool Landscaping IDEAS
Pool Landscaping / February 1, 2018

Spa Pool Landscaping IDEAS

Built entirely of redwood, this gorgeous deck makes a bold backyard statement. To add interest and depth in this monochromatic space, the deck is terraced to feature a built-in hot tub above and a fire pit with surround seating below. Modern Hot Tub With Concrete Surround Not only does this modern home boast a gorgeous natural landscape and a 75-foot infinity pool…

Hawaii Landscape Design
Landscape Design / January 30, 2018

Hawaii Landscape Design

Landscape Design, Gardening, Landscaping, Consulting, Installation, Workshops and Education History Established in 2007. Based in Windward O ahu, Hawaii Ecological Landscape Design is a collaborative effort coordinated by Gerrit Evensen. With a diverse range of experience, we provide our clients with intelligent design solutions to create comfortable, relaxing, beautiful…

Croton Landscape Ideas
Ideas / January 28, 2018

Croton Landscape Ideas

Crotons are popular in all types of tropical landscaping, but are they right for your garden, flowerbeds or containers? Understanding more about these plants can help you use them in the very best way to ensure they not only thrive in your landscape, but that they become a beautiful focal point for you to enjoy. About Crotons Crotons ( Codaeum variegatum ), also called…

Landscape Design Examples
Landscape Design / January 26, 2018

Landscape Design Examples

Time / 05:49 Get advice on the key factors to consider in your backyard plans, including drainage, sun exposure, traffic flow, privacy and maximizing views. When landscaping your home, it s crucial to get your design down on paper. Landscape plans do just that by turning ideas into visuals. Landscape designers and architects are skilled at analyzing your needs and…

Backyard Ideas for Small Yards Landscaping
Backyard / January 24, 2018

Backyard Ideas for Small Yards Landscaping

During hot Bergen County summers, a backyard swimming pool provides the perfect way to cool down. Whether you enjoy relaxing on the pool deck, pool parties with friends or splashing around with the kids, a backyard pool offers years of outdoor enjoyment for your home. With proper planning and creative NJ pool designs, you can turn your small backyard into an outdoor…

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