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Beautiful Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
October 23, 2018

Beautiful Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Let your landscaping complement your life. The utilitarian purpose of any yard should be surpassed only by its beauty. Beautiful landscaping can turn an ordinary yard into a purposeful work of art that will attract lots of welcome attention from your visitors, neighbors and passersby. A well thought-out and properly executed landscape design idea is not only…

Raised Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
October 17, 2018

Raised Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Use square-foot gardening techniques to create a beautiful urban garden When I started working at Gardener s Supply in the 1990s, my Vermont backyard was pretty green—with grass. Today, there s just a tiny bit of the original lawn left. Most of the available space has given way to trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals and stonework. Watch a slideshow of my garden…

Easy Landscaping Ideas Front Yard
October 15, 2018

Easy Landscaping Ideas Front Yard

Adding edibles to the front landscape is a wonderful way to get more out of an urban or suburban lot. But not all neighbors are totally understanding of these less-than-common planting schemes. If you want to add fresh vegetables and fruit to your front yard while staying in your neighbors’ good graces, these 10 tips should help. 1. Grow Gorgeous Veggies Deep…

Low Maintenance Front Yard Landscape Ideas
October 11, 2018

Low Maintenance Front Yard Landscape Ideas

Front Yard Landscape Design Sacramento Most homeowners spend the majority of their time in their backyard. The backyard has privacy, more space for playing, and a quality landscape can be a great way to make your house more functional for your needs. But it’s your front yard that actually has some of the greatest impact. Your front yard is the last thing you…

Front Yard Landscape Ideas Pictures
August 20, 2018

Front Yard Landscape Ideas Pictures

Valdes 47 photos After my clients purchased their coastal home in Solana Beach, the garden needed an update! They desired a garden that matched their modern vibrant style and had several challenges to overcome in regards to clear navigation through the space. The garden did not have a consistent theme or use of consistent materials. New pathways, steps and walls…

Florida Landscaping Ideas for 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…

Urban Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
July 3, 2018

Urban Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

In order to understand the management dynamics of urban residential vegetation at local scales, we studied nonvegetated areas and the vegetation composition, distribution and structure of front yards in 17 successive residential street sections of Hochelaga–Maisonneuve District, Montréal. We systematically sampled 646 front yards. A total of 250 descriptors were…

Landscaping Ideas for Large Front Yards
June 23, 2018

Landscaping Ideas for Large Front Yards

In this design by Barbara Paul, a diverse collection of trees, shrubs and perennials fill this large corner lot with color and help nestle the home into the landscape. Before: Whether it s weeds or out-of-control groundcover, the front yard is a jungle. After: Low-maintenance plantings and the sharp, clean lines of the new wall tie in with a bright new paint…

Sloping Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
June 19, 2018

Sloping Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

If your front or backyard includes a hill or hillside space, you need a landscape design plan that allows for maximum beauty with minimal maintenance. For a cleared steep incline behind a retaining wall, consider groundcover plants. There are many varieties of flowers and shrubs that thrive on slopes. If your steep hill gets full sun and doesn’t encounter an…

Modern Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
June 8, 2018

Modern Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

This recurring feature in Pool & Spa News may be called Backyard Spotlight, but this time around, we re turning things on its head with a look at a minimal, clean and beachy front yard project. Recently, San Diego-based Sage Outdoor Designs principal, Kate Wiseman, was invited back to a home in the prominent area of La Jolla where she previously designed…

Front Yard Desert Landscaping Ideas
June 6, 2018

Front Yard Desert Landscaping Ideas

Ok, so my problem is that I live in a neighborhood of south-facing front lawnswhich have a gentle slope downward, conveniently inviting the sun s rays to be their MOST direct. Great for a sunny front yard, terrible for a thirsty lawn. Especially during the summer months. Of course, once the City of San Diego started more serious water restrictions this year…

Small House Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
May 17, 2018

Small House Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Selling your home? Make sure to landscape When selling your home, landscaping determines whether your home feels inviting from the outside. Curb appeal is important to 71 percent of homebuyers when choosing their abode, according to a 2013 National Association of Realtors survey. Landscaping is a large part of that curb appeal, says Frank J. Lucco, managing director…

How to Design Front Yard Landscape?
May 3, 2018

How to Design Front Yard Landscape?

When your business needs professional landscaping, you can always turn to the professionals at KG Landscape. Since 2003, we have been offering landscape services to our valued customers. Front Yard Landscaping in Minneapolis Front yard landscaping can greatly increase the curb appeal of your home or business. We can help give your yard a refreshing look and show…

Landscaping Ideas with Rocks Front Yard
April 27, 2018

Landscaping Ideas with Rocks Front Yard

Lavender is wonderful as a landscaping plant. It combines well with so many other plants in the landscape. It is easy to grow, draught resistant when established, and repellent to insects and deer. With its silvery green leaves, it is lovely even when it is not in bloom. As an added bonus it produces fragrant purple lavender flowers and is useful for crafting…

Japanese Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
April 21, 2018

Japanese Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

The Japanese garden appears so calm, so removed from its origins as a heart-racing, chance-taking, Google-fueled labor of amateur love. Its creators, Marlon Reynosa and Maureen Reynosa-Braak, are proof that you don’t have to know all the Latin names if you have enough enthusiasm. “People walking by always ask, ‘Did you go to school to learn this?’ ” Reynosa-Braak…

Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard Flower Beds
April 19, 2018

Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard Flower Beds

Upon arriving at the entrance of this residence, you are met with the unsightly view of electrical controls of the next-door neighbor’s gate. On the opposite side of the driveway, a woodland, although promising, was filled with briars and poison ivy. In the shaded front-yard bed, sun-loving plants had died and those left were not thriving in soil that had become…

Cottage Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
April 17, 2018

Cottage Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

A naturalistic pond is planted with aquatic plants to give the property an authentic cottage garden feel. Lush Green Outdoor Garden with Bronze Statues A trio of bronze girl statues stand in an idyllic garden where trees, ornamental shrubs, grasses, and white flowering plants are abundantly growing. String Lights and Lanterns Illuminate Garden String up lights…

Modern Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
April 9, 2018

Modern Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

1. Plan for the future with properly positioned young trees. Once trees reach groundwater, they can thrive with little to no assistance. And in a mostly dry yard, trees provide greenery and shade. Just be sure to consult with knowledgeable staff at a local nursery (or call an arborist) to find out which trees will do well in your region. Also consider the mature…

Front Yard Landscaping Ideas with Mulch
March 26, 2018

Front Yard Landscaping Ideas with Mulch

Grass is tough. Because it s brown most of the year and seemingly barely making it, that it would be easy to kill. Maybe put some mulch on top, and then some new plants. Well, you re wrong. St. Augustine grass, which made up my front lawn, is a fearsome foe. Just throwing mulch on top of it will make it come back stronger next spring. So I needed to get tough…

Landscaping Ideas for Sloping Front Yard
March 22, 2018

Landscaping Ideas for Sloping Front Yard

Creative design tips and planting ideas for problem yards on small slopes and hillsides This Narrow front yard idea uses some real simple methods and principles to get its successful combination of different elements. While the design does address and provide solutions for landscaping a slope or hillside, a lot of it is created to add curb appeal and to simply…

Rock Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
February 28, 2018

Rock Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

Recent Requests for Yard and Garden Landscaping Contractors in Round Rock, Texas: Project Location: Round Rock, TX 78664 Landscaping to be installed: Trees/Shrubs Areas to be Landscaped: Front yard Request Stage: Ready to Hire Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible Historical Work: No Property Owner: Yes Comment: Our house has a porch that wraps around the…

Southern California Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
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…

Landscaping Lighting Ideas for 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…

Formal Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
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…

Front Yard Landscape Design Ideas
January 20, 2018

Front Yard Landscape Design Ideas

(510) 558-4069 Sarah Herman designed the new landscaping in my front yard earlier this year. It consisted of double rock walls, low-water plants, and irrigation. It was an excellent design whose expert installation was performed by Christian Ehrhorn of Misty Morning Gardens. As one neighbour put it, my new front yard is an asset to the community. It was indeed…

DIY Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
December 31, 2017

DIY Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

If your lawn is brown and your grass appears to be dying, then it could be that the dirt in your front yard doesn’t have the proper nutrients in it. However, if you go to the Hickory NC equipment rental company, then you can rent yard equipment and use it to till and enrich the soil. That is just one of the killer tips you can use to boost your front yard’s curb…

Front Yard Walkway Landscaping Ideas
December 29, 2017

Front Yard Walkway Landscaping Ideas

Adding a walkway to your front yard may take some time and effort, but it is not a demanding job that requires any special skills. It can be a nice project for the whole family to become involved in and can help to increase everyone’s pride in their home. Where many people go wrong is in underestimating the amount of time and labor that will be required. Talk…

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