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Post by shaneparker01 on Wed Jun 01, 2011 6:12 am

Just want to share with you some insights from the article that I’ve wrote…Helpful

Landscape Garden Designs
• Before implementing any landscape designs, have a look on the overall feature of your house. Examine clearly its size, shape as well as the style during the landscape design phase. So as to avoid distracting and dull outcomes, landscaping design should match with the feature of the house. Establishing similar design details, textures and smooth transitions with the house improve the look of the garden.

• Craft a step-by-step plan when opting for your garden landscape. Consider the total area as well as the width of the garden so that planting trees will not be an issue in the future.

• Determine the types that you are planning to place in your garden. Choose the appropriate types of soil necessary for the plants and trees that you want to grow in your garden. Moreover, the drainage system should also be look at.

Construct a future plan for your garden. Since the plants and trees continuously grow. As the plants mature, it may not receive the equally the same amount of sunlight, so design your own landscaping in accordance with the changes that may possibly occur to the plants.

• Lighting is other crucial elements involve in the landscape design help. Don't miss out your garden with ideal lighting sets. Lighting sets can either be natural or artificial.

• Apply the elements of contrast with your landscaping design. One way to do this is to make use of color. Contrasting radiant colors and dark colors creates a pleasing visual effect. You can arrange plants through contrasting the pale colored flowering plants with dark ones.

In this process, you need to utilize your optimum creativity so as to come up with the best results.

Next to colors, you can also contrast form. Combining both inorganic and geometric forms produce a large diversity and at the same time lure passers by.

• Set your focal point. Decide whether you want to set a tree or a plant for your focal point. This set out the overall appeal and impact for your garden.

• Have a clear picture of what you want your garden to look like. You can also add up curves with the garden design. This creates astonishing impact and appeal to your house and garden.


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Post by lorencarls on Tue May 07, 2013 7:43 am

Great sharing! When planting a slope, be it natural, cut or fill, select trees with a deep network of fine roots. My backyard was also sloppy, I took help from landscaping expert at Sprinklerman Cove Landscape, they did a great job.


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Post by ztrjim on Thu Nov 27, 2014 11:28 pm

Very nice info, thank you for sharing
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