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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…

Unique Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
November 17, 2017

Unique Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

2. Exploit The Slope Homes on steep view lots can lack a powerful entry if the designer is not up to the challenge. All too often this kind of extreme slope is treated as an erosion control application, with ordinary highway planting schemes and hydroseeding. Here the slope is designed to be integral with the structure, serving as its visual foundation. Large…

Contemporary Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
October 28, 2017

Contemporary Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Before starting on your new landscape design, survey your area and make some notes; you cannot concretely consider certain landscape decorating ideas unless you identify what kind of climate you are living in, how much you are willing to spend and how much space you have to work with. Additionally, as you browse several contemporary landscape ideas and landscape…

Basic Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
October 14, 2017

Basic Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

This design uses some simple and basic methods of accenting the entry walkway of this home while creating flower bed areas on both sides of the walkway. It also creates a buffer from any lawn sprinkler over spray which is especially important if you have colored concrete or paving materials that may be discolored from hard water stains. The layout of this design…

Country Front Yard Landscaping Ideas
October 10, 2017

Country Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Get the cottage look with country landscaping ideas that work in any yard. Sometimes landscaping seems easier when it fits into a neat, postage-stamp-shaped yard on a suburban street in Anytown, USA. But for all the country mice, transitioning from wide-open spaces, adjoining farmland or forests can be more of a challenge. Even if you live in a city, you can…

Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard with Rocks
October 2, 2017

Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard with Rocks

You can create berms using granite boulders. Boulders on the property might pose a challenge for homeowners wanting to landscape an area. Deciding how to landscape granite boulders in the front yard can seem even more daunting. Whether you already have granite boulders or are looking for ideas that incorporate rock into the landscape, placing granite boulders…

Front Yard Tropical Landscaping Ideas
September 30, 2017

Front Yard Tropical Landscaping Ideas

Your front yard is the first impression many people will have of your house, so when planning your tropical garden design, think about kerb appeal above all else, and make sure it is consistent with the style of your home. A well-maintained fence and, in some cases, something to walk under, like a pergola, can add a sense of arrival; while a wide, easy-to-walk-on…

Front Yard Landscaping Ideas Pictures
September 26, 2017

Front Yard Landscaping Ideas Pictures

Hello all! Hoping to get some ideas for landscape in my front yard. I have reach out locally for someone to come look at my layout and I will order the plants from them, but I have been unable to get anyone interested in the job. A few highlights: -Location: Pittsburgh PA -Front of house faces East (Sun in the AM). -Left tree has been cut down in front yard(Furthest…

Low Maintenance Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard
September 20, 2017

Low Maintenance Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard

An elaborate backyard loses much of its appeal when you’re constantly elbow deep in its flower beds, maintaining asphalt driveways, or pulling weeds from paver patios. Utilize the following tips to avoid spending more time tending to your landscape than relaxing in it. Opt for fuss-free flora Perennial plants will continue to contribute their vibrance to your…

Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard Ranch House
September 18, 2017

Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard Ranch House

Of course, before you get carried away with planting, you have to take care of a couple of practical matters. And the first of those is to clearly identify the front door, so that when guests arrive, they know exactly where to go. When I visited Dublin, Ireland, I marveled at how homeowners distinguished their row houses by painting the front door a favorite…

Front Yard Landscaping IDEAS with Fountains
September 13, 2017

Front Yard Landscaping IDEAS with Fountains

2. Front Yard Limestone Fountain This California property looks more like it belongs in the South of France. When you arrive at the front of the home you are greeted by a large retaining wall with a limestone wall fountain placed at its highest point. The fountain has three metal spouts that spill water into the basin below. A combination of evergreens and regionally…

Fall Landscaping Ideas Front Yard
September 11, 2017

Fall Landscaping Ideas Front Yard

Within the huge family of Japanese maples, there are tons of possibilities for gorgeous fall foliage color, from lacy-leaf shrubs to statuesque trees. And when the foliage fireworks end, the beautiful limb structure of the Japanese maple takes center stage. The beautyberry bush produces long wands of purple berries that often have a metallic sheen, quite a sight…

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