Fresh, Easy, Step-by- Step Landscaping Ideas for the DIY Landscaper or Gardener
Everyone’s searching for landscaping ideas. Spring, summer, or fall, that elusive, magical combination of ideas, opportunity, and inspiration waits in the distance. You’re not alone; like many, your white picket fence dreams of garden nirvana and magazine curb appeal seem just beyond your grasp. Maybe you’re thinking about waiting one more year, or perhaps you’re thinking you’ll just settle for what you have.
Maybe, you’re hoping you’ll stumble upon that one, perfect friend-of-a-friend landscaper who’ll intuitively know exactly what you want. He or she will magically manifest the landscape of your dreams out of fresh, thin air. Or, like many do-it-yourselfers, you’re afraid it can’t be done to your satisfaction. It’s simply too much to expect: to have a career, a family, real-life responsibilities and a perfectly manicured landscape. Relax, you’ve come to the right place; your landscaping wishes are about to come true without pain, struggle, or breaking the bank. You won’t have to dip into the kids’ college fund.
In this article and subsequent page links, I invite you to find your true garden personality, your own unique landscape vision, and the inspiration to create a viable, practical wish list that will inspire and keep you on the fast track to landscaping success. We’ll focus on the front yard, backyard, or any outdoor space you want to transform. In these pages, you’ll find landscape design basics, free, easy step-by-step plans, and proven landscaping ideas and methods to keep you focused and supported until your landscaping goals are achieved. So, grab a pencil, some paper, your favorite beverage, and let’s get to work. We’ll begin with the front yard.