Summer is slowly fading and, before long, the seasons will change. Now’s the perfect time to think about landscaping your property for the upcoming fall entertaining season. If you enjoy autumn nights by the fire pit and backyard socializing underneath soft lights, you can’t afford to be without a functional, fun outdoor space that’ll wow your family and friends. If you’ve always wanted to upgrade your landscaping, do it now so you can enjoy it for the entire fall season.
Perhaps a new landscaped backyard has been on your bucket list for a while, but you’re not sure what you want or how to start the process. No sweat. We can help. Our professionals have 12 great landscaping ideas to guide you in your quest for the perfect outdoor space.
As you consider your options, remember this: Your backyard is an expression of your personality as well as an extension of the style inside your home. Fortunately, our landscape designers are experts in taking your ideas and transforming them into reality.
Here are 12 popular ways to enhance your outdoor look:
1. Courtyard patios
Turn troublesome areas where grass won’t grow into a gorgeous patio. Make it special by adding a gazebo or creating a courtyard feel.
2. Vegetable gardens
This option is win-win. Pick a sunny spot where veggies will grow and create your own vegetable garden. Enjoy fresh salads all season long.
3. Retaining wall with a garden bed
Let us build you a stone retaining wall with a garden bed on top! We can plant green foliage, colorful flowers or even vegetables.
4. Flower gardens
There’s nothing more inviting then splashes of bright color. Create wonderful flower gardens in lawn areas that were once dull and unused.
5. Paver walkways
Enhance the pathway that leads to your backyard with a paver walkway. Include these gorgeous walkways along garden beds and direct your guests to your back patio.
6. Brick pizza ovens
Jazz up your patio by adding an outdoor brick pizza oven. This fun addition is super popular and will have your neighbors filled with envy.
7. Landscape lighting
Landscape lighting is the perfect option. It allows for better safety and security and certainly brings a stunning ambience to any outdoor space.
8. Plant trees
Plant trees to bring added shade to your backyard area.
9. Garden family rooms
Create an extension of your indoor space by opening your sliding glass doors onto an outdoor patio surrounded by gardens. Create a picturesque outdoor garden family room with beautiful pavers and professionally created garden beds.
10. Water features
Add a fountain, pond or welcoming birdbath to your yard.
11. Privacy nook
Do you enjoy solo time in nature? We can create a privacy nook surrounded by foliage and flower beds—complete with your own sitting area.
12. Privacy fence
Fences are one of our specialties. When you need a “picture frame” for your property, call us to install your perfect fence. The ideal fence can show off your personal style, offer a sense of security and enhance your curb appeal.
Ready to create your own outdoor nirvana? Our landscape architects are ready and willing to help. We have years of experience installing landscapes, hardscapes and lighting projects that have improved outdoor living for hundreds of clients. We welcome the opportunity to sit and discuss your ideas with you and create a landscaping plan that will fulfill your wishes. Call or reach out to us online today!