Sep , So pay attention to the seven small things below getting these details right will create a thoughtful, finished front yard that says, Welcome Tip Put your address numbers on a front fence, stone entryway column, the side of your mailbox or even a large boulder or upright flat rock in your front yard.
Circles are fabulous at making small spaces look larger, and they also make you focus on the shape of the circle, not the shape of the garden you use any straight lines, then make sure they are at a ° angle to the house, and whatever you do don t follow the angle of the fence or wall as that will accentuate the problem.
Nov , The only real solution, though, is to surround your garden boundary (or veg patch) with post and wire fencing using small mesh wire netting, dug into a trench at least ft deep at the base This stops rabbits from burrowing underneath and, if the fence stands at least ft in above the ground, they can t get
Aug , The Hull City Council employees built the fence through Mike Scott s front garden which has prevented him from parking his car in his driveway the right type of fence up but with no gates to the driveway, leaving enough room to park in front of the fence but without being able to close the small gates on
May , window with small panes, roses and grape covered arbor was simply lovely climbing wisteria in Greece Almost all of the houses and apartments in Athens only had yards the depth of a car enough for a driveway on one end and a little square of front yard (always enclosed by some type of fence).
Jan , This despite the fact that the street is a cul de sac and has virtually no traffic to buffer against No wall, fence or hedge interrupts the Olmstedian pastoral aesthetic of the endless meadow (and would be very expensive to construct or plant at this scale, anyways) The backyard is much smaller than it might
Sep , Set Boundaries Minimalism in the garden should should start with boundaries Because minimalist design is about restriction, especially in the use of color within the overall design, the choice of what is used be it fencing, walls or hedges is vital to creating a successful scheme Neutral colors tend to
Our picket fence designs and ideas will make it easy to transform your yard into a curb appealing paradise For Mary and I, nothing is more welcoming than a picket fence, beautiful landscaping and a front porch Wish I lived where I had a white picket fence The movie It s a Wonderful Life A small Southern town.
May , Sometimes the front yard needs a fence to keep the dogs in or provide a barrier on a busy street What more welcoming feature to include than a white picket fence It s what sold Pete Whitehead and Krissy Brown on their house years ago, and it surely attracts the attention of those who pass by in the
Sep , Don t fence me in! Couple blocked into their own home after neighbour built a ft barrier across their gate and now they need a LADDER to use the front door Wendy Collins, from Brownhills, West Midlands, has been left unable to use her garden gate after her neighbour built a fence across it The move
Sep , Fences with a relatively short working life, such as hurdles, are useful as temporary shelter for new hedges, allowing them to establish and grow quickly Hedges Look around to see what hedging plants thrive in your area Hawthorn is good for country districts, while in southern seaside gardens, you ll want
May , Saving wood from the burn pile is so fun when you can make a sweet project like this picket fence garden shelf on the front, and the uglier weathered side on the back side picket fence shelf Here s a close up of how it all came together picket fence garden shelf small bench garden reclaimed fence
Nov , Late autumn, while your garden lies dormant, is the time to plant your hedge And if you are on a windy site hedges are better designed to cope with conditions fence panels will just blow over or break, while hedges particularly deciduous ones that have dropped their leaves before winter storms arrive
Jul , So having had the plan to put up a foot privacy fence around our new front yard garden sanctuary, we started brainstorming on how we could give our own new privacy fence a creative and unique, eclectic decorative flair Because It s a little smaller than we would have chosen but, still a lovely addition.
cottage garden with white fencing, pink Cecile Brunner roses, purple shrubby wallflower and A front fence neatens the look of sp ling plants and supports tall and rambling flower stems Even small landscapes can seem larger when broken into parts, says Moseley, adding variety and purpose to an everyday stroll.
Oct , A landscaping team installs a gabion wall, typically used as a retaining wall, to fence off a home s pool and side yard Fencing The rock wall, at the back of the photo, screens the pool area from the front yard A wood fence divides the But it s still small enough that it s not impractical to heat in the winter.