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Garden Furniture Design Ideas


Garden Furniture Design Ideas

Um, have you tried to buy outdoor furniture lately? It s expensive! So, rather than wait til the end-of-season sales roll around, take matters into your own hands. Here are seven awesome DIY ideas for you. There are LOTS of DIY pallet projects out there, but this one is my fave. Why? Because you can t see the dang pallets. Let s face it: they re ugly, people! Nina at Stylizmo just stacked two and added throws and pillows. Easy peasy. This certainly …

Garden layouts Designs


Garden layouts Designs

As with any other art form, there is no wrong herb garden design so choose the design that makes sense to you. Your herb garden design plans might include: herbs chosen just for their fragrance, a garden of medicinal herbs, herbs for potpourri, a dye garden, herbs for your religious ceremonies, or some of each. People have been planting herb gardens for centuries. As you read the ideas here, consider what elements you like best and would fit into …

Gardening Designs Ideas


Gardening Designs Ideas

Outdoor fireplaces create a relaxing and fun atmosphere for your family and your friends. Get toasty next to the flames as you roast marshmallows. Everyone would love to hang out next to a well-design Read More 1. Granite & Recycled Glass Engineered granite and recycled glass designed to fit over and bond directly with existing surfaces, these brilliantly conceived aggregate materials will add style and piz Read More Suburbs around the country …

Garden Irrigation Design


Garden Irrigation Design

Team Texas had a wildly productive weekend of garden preparation; buying plants, installing an irrigation system into our raised beds, and planting. We were all ready to go to Home Depot and design an irrigation system from scratch. Imagine our delight to find that someone has already done the work. The guys at the “Depot” introduced us to DIG Irrigation Products drip and micro sprinkler system ( not a sponsor, just love their stuff. ) DIG has created …

Formal English Garden Design


Formal English Garden Design

The roots of the Formal English Garden can actually be traced back to the early Roman times. Formal English Gardens as we know them today originated during the 18th Century, from about the 1740 s. These gardens represented a relaxation of the formal, symmetrical, and highly ordered gardens of the French Renaissance periods. In the later years of the 19th century there was a return to more formal, symmetrical and geometric shapes, and today s English …

Large rock garden Designs


Large rock garden Designs

A woodland rock garden ledge hosts hens-and-chicks( Sempervivum ) and low-growing bellflowers ( Campanula ). Gardens that team plants with stones take extra thought -- and muscle -- to create. At their best, provide a nurturing microclimate for plants among artfully placed stones. They can be a beautiful solution to landscaping problems such as eroding slopes, areas that are difficult to mow, and awkward grade changes. A rock garden should look like …

Water Garden Design Ideas


Water Garden Design Ideas

Kentfield, CA, Low Maintenance Garden with Fire Pit Ideabooks7, 807 Questions3 CA, Low Maintenance Garden with Fire Pit filled with low -water plants and a creative cauldron retrofitted into a gas fire pit. Photo: Eileen Kelly © Dig Your Garden Landscape Design Dig Your Garden Landscape Design previous water feature, this massive fire pit used as a central design element illustrates confident use of scale. Think about those flimsy, imported fire pits …

Garden Centre Design ideas


Garden Centre Design ideas

A Garden Designer will visit your home for a one hour on-site consultation. At the end of the meeting you will receive a “mud map” (hand sketch not-to-scale), a recommended plant and materials list, and a further appointment to walk-through the Garden Centre and review plant and design recommendations. The total package is approximately three hours. Additional time is charged at $99* per hour. * All prices quoted include GST and are based on front …