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Budget Backyard Landscaping Ideas
September 15, 2018

Budget Backyard Landscaping Ideas

Landscaping your backyard isn t a simple task. Saving money on the project, however, can be. Saving money on landscaping doesn t always mean sacrificing on design, either. Using your materials wisely can result in a budget-friendly backyard escape. Patience is required, as saving money on your landscaping requires you to do much of the work and wait for good…

Japanese Backyard Landscaping Ideas
September 13, 2018

Japanese Backyard Landscaping Ideas

Many Americans think of Japanese gardens in terms of either the famed gardens of Kyoto or display gardens in parks or botanic gardens here in the United States. But in Japan, small residential gardens are also beloved and ubiquitous, especially in dense urban areas. One common style, the tsuboniwa , is an internal courtyard garden that first came into vogue in…

Backyard with Fire Pit Landscaping Ideas
September 1, 2018

Backyard with Fire Pit Landscaping Ideas

Planning An awesome backyard fire pit, outdoor fireplace, or any patio feature for that matter begins with a conversation. We strive to learn everything about what you want from your patio and landscape, not just how you want it to look, but how you’d like to enjoy it. It’s important to build something that matches the landscape as much as it matches you. Concepting…

IDEAS for Landscaping 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…

Backyard Hill Landscaping Ideas
July 25, 2018

Backyard Hill Landscaping Ideas

Lovable Backyard Hill Landscaping Ideas Singing Gardens San Diego

Fenced Backyard Landscaping Ideas
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…

Backyard Landscape Design Plans
July 13, 2018

Backyard Landscape Design Plans

Landscape Architecture: Preliminary Design ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS at the outset of a landscape design project is imperative to success. In the first meeting we ask a lot questions because we want to understand what you like, don’t like, and might like. That’s how we narrow down the endless possibilities for your landscape to arrive at a design plan that is…

Country Backyard Landscaping Ideas
June 25, 2018

Country Backyard Landscaping Ideas

A country cottage style garden can transport you to a place of beauty and tranquility, no matter where you actually live. They look natural, not overly manicured and trimmed. Country gardens are reminiscent of a carefree field of wildflowers with their lush, full blooms and quaint rustic details. The bountiful landscaping of a country cottage garden will instantly…

Backyard Landscaping Ideas San Diego
May 27, 2018

Backyard Landscaping Ideas San Diego

Recent Requests for Yard and Garden Landscaping Contractors in San Diego, California: Project Location: San Diego, CA 92102 Approximately how many square feet is the yard?: Medium Area (500 - 1 sq ft) Design Preparation: Have a basic idea of what I want Landscaping to be installed: Fencing What kind of location is this?: Home / Residence Request Stage: Planning…

Landscape Design Small Backyard
May 13, 2018

Landscape Design Small Backyard

Backyard Design – Sammamish Landscape Architects How do you turn a small backyard into a dog-friendly, low-maintenance, ready for guests no matter the weather outdoor living space? – phew- Alderwood landscape contractors pulled it off in this beautiful Sammamish private backyard escape. Before construction the grass was heavily damaged by energetic dogs and poor…

Backyard Trees Landscaping Ideas
May 1, 2018

Backyard Trees Landscaping Ideas

Fruit of the hawthorn. Every kind of cultivated tree has assets that suit it for some landscape use. Each also has certain requirements critical to its survival in the yard. Some are more cold-hardy than others, so check their Zone rating for hardiness. Many do best in rich, moist, woodsy soil that s on the acid side. Others prefer more alkaline soil that tends…

DIY Backyard Landscaping Design Ideas
April 13, 2018

DIY Backyard Landscaping Design Ideas

The award-winning Paradise Lot takes a behind-the-scenes look at how two plant geeks transformed a desolate urban backyard into a permaculture paradise. At the same time, the pair were hoping to each find their own Eve for this special garden adventure. They succeeded on both fronts–creating an urban, food-producing oasis on a tenth of an acre, and finding life…

Easy Landscaping Ideas Backyard
March 24, 2018

Easy Landscaping Ideas Backyard

Backyard Vegetable Garden Simple Maintenance: doing less, expecting more A backyard vegetable garden should be an asset, not a burden. Watering, weeding, fertilizing and similar chores can be kept to a minimum if the beds are properly prepared and well-mulched. Low-maintenance gardens are the only way to keep the fun in gardening, and low-maintenance techniques…

Ideas for Landscaping Backyard on a Budget
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…

Modern Landscaping Ideas for Small 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…

Backyard Ideas for Small Yards Landscaping
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…

Home Backyard Landscaping IDEAS
January 16, 2018

Home Backyard Landscaping IDEAS

Do you have a backyard? Then continue reading and you will find some amazing ideas for designing and constructing your own backyard water garden. It could make your home stunningly gorgeous. In addition to great looks, there are also other health and environmental benefits of having a backyard water garden. Keep reading to find out. If you have a backyard, you…

Backyard Landscaping Design Ideas on a Budget
January 8, 2018

Backyard Landscaping Design Ideas on a Budget

Home Backyard Design Backyard Landscape Designs on Budget If you are having a limited budget to bring a better appeal of your garden, be sure to follow these backyard landscape designs tips. There are many things that you can actually do regardless of the fact that your budget is limited. As long as you know what to do and how to do it, you will not have to spend…

Backyard Pictures Ideas Landscape
January 2, 2018

Backyard Pictures Ideas Landscape

1. Keep the water flowing. Fresh water, and plenty of it, is essential. Why not take this opportunity to add a water feature to your landscape that your dog can access? A splash fountain or stream is ideal, and you’ll enjoy it, too. A small pond or pool is another option, especially for water-loving dogs. But before you build or even allow access to an existing…

Ideas Backyard Landscaping
December 21, 2017

Ideas Backyard Landscaping

Individual Consultant at Ministry of Public Works and Housing The goal of landscaping a hillside successfully is not only to make the attractive, but to make the slope stable. Over time rain and There are a number of ideas you can use to landscape hillsides successfully. Out With Grass, In With Groundcovers If your slope has more than a barely noticeable incline…

Backyard Landscaping Ideas Along Fence
December 11, 2017

Backyard Landscaping Ideas Along Fence

Give your pooch an outdoor space you can both appreciate. Illustration by Shaina Lieberman/The HSUS by Ruthanne Johnson Look into any backyard and you can probably tell which one has a dog. Trampled pathways through grass and garden bear evidence of daily squirrel patrols. Muddy trails along fences underscore an intense curiosity about otherside happenings. And…

Desert Landscape Ideas for backyards
December 7, 2017

Desert Landscape Ideas for backyards

Here at Green Valley Landscaping, we have years of experience maintaining repairing lawns and landscapes. If you are looking for a dedicated, loyal company to manage the lawn maintenance of your residential community…look no further. We have a thorough background in this area and will work hard with your HOA to make sure the community is just the way you want…

Backyard Landscape Lighting Ideas
November 27, 2017

Backyard Landscape Lighting Ideas

Outdoor landscape lighting provides safety, drama and curb appeal. Landscape lighting should add visual interest to your landscape design while illuminating your outside space, making it safe to navigate while creating an inviting space to entertain and relax. Landscape lighting also creates drama by creating shapes and shadows at new angles that you can only…

Backyard Ideas Landscape
November 21, 2017

Backyard Ideas Landscape

Looking for landscape backyard ideas for that shady area on your property? Moss Acres has just what you are looking for - live, soft, and vibrant moss! From growing a moss path, to turning your entire backyard into a natural and soothing garden oasis, to even creating an peaceful Japanese rock garden, we can help. Landscape backyard ideas can be particularly…

Landscaping Design for Backyard
November 7, 2017

Landscaping Design for Backyard

Spring is here. The sky is blue. And before long, garden soirees, pool parties, and backyard barbeques will be consuming weekends and late summer nights, as warm weather revelers take to their lawns for some fun in the sun. For many homeowners and party hosts, the patio often becomes the de facto base of operations for backyard festivities, serving up food, drink…

Backyard Hillside Landscaping Ideas
November 5, 2017

Backyard Hillside Landscaping Ideas

Once we moved and settled into our home, we realized that the hill was actually one large Alabama sandstone rock loosely covered with a combination of weeds and grass. The dirt layer over the rock varied from a foot or so deep, to just several inches in some areas. Ultimately our solution, after considering many options, was to uncover the rock and embrace what…

Backyard Simple Landscaping Ideas
November 1, 2017

Backyard Simple Landscaping Ideas

Over the years I’ve landscape somewhere between 500 and 1, homes. I’ve done everything from simple, basic landscapes to extravagant landscapes for very expensive homes. Over the years I adopted a basic landscape design that I could apply to just about any house and actually repeat that scheme on different sides of the same house by switching out the plants…

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