Mar , I created my front lawn in the late summer of , when my building was done but my living space was barely started I d started the wall when I put in the lawn, wanting to avoid sloping the grass right down to the driveway Setting border stones between the lawn and the space under the deck I want a
Watch this video to find out how to clean, prepare, plant, and landscape a steep hillside to prevent erosion Hill Greenhouses Nursery provided the manpower and shared his expertise with me on how to prepare the soil and plant the dozens of ornamental grasses and Landscape plans for Kuppersmith Project house.
, How they did it Homeowners create a plan, stick to it and keep the neighbors (and wildlife) in mind For years my wife and I talked about removing our front lawn and installing a garden Of course we were hesitant for many reasons, from The yard has a slight slope to it and faces north It s composed of
Mar , Here s how to build a pond in your yard and five things to consider along the way the ocean, sitting next to a waterfall, watching the sunset as a grass skirted man danced and sliced coconuts with a giant machete it was all so serene and charming Make sure you budget for rocks, plants or decking.
Danny Lipford So, for the front yard challenge, turn the beach back into a lawn and create an attractive parking solution So you think putting a paver patio, a little paver driveway right in here, a little transition walking in, a little grass out here would make a difference Billy Kavula Oh, that would be a big deal Yeah, we
, Ditch the mower and lower your water bill while creating a feast for the eyes with diverse plantings and gathering places Here are some ways to help you look at your landscape with fresh eyes and move beyond the lawn Traditional Landscape Get your lawn out of the deep shade or off the dry slope.
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, Ferns, hellebores, honesty, foxgloves and brunnera create the lower story of the woodland floor, with a mix of evergreen and deciduous shrubs giving height and depth to the space Reclaimed railroad ties bridge the gap between the new lawn and the raised deck and shed at the back of the yard.
, A splash of bright red and yellow in the seating area echoes the hue of the plantings, d ing the eye into the garden Contemporary k by Universal Developing Universal Developing Treehouse perch On a very steep lot, a deck extending from the house can provide a lovely spot from which to view