Simple Landscape Design: Peculiarities and Fresh Ideas

First of all, we should say that nice, picturesque, but simple garden designs require preparation. There are different stages of this process. In the beginning the area must be divided into zones which are a garden, flowerbeds, rest zone, area for children, and place for utility supplies. At the second stage a drawing should be made where paths, plant areas are marked. At the same time greening plan must be made, since it is an […]

Lights Will Make Your Garden Cozy

During a long time landscape lighting is considered to be less significant than interior lighting. But now everyone who has a garden understands that it is nice not only to admire beautiful trees and flowers during the day, but also to see how effective a garden looks at night. Landscape lighting design is an important part of work with any garden. Garden lighting can be either functional or decorative. The task of functional lighting is […]

“Idle” Gardens for Minimum Efforts

What is a low maintenance garden? First, we should say that it has nothing to do with a garden full of weeds or a neglected garden. Any garden must be maintained. Every person has his or her vision of low maintenance landscaping: someone does not like to cut a lawn, and someone considers it to be a real pleasure. The same can be said about watering and other garden works. So, this is a matter […]

Create Your Kind of Landscape near Your Cottage

If you have a cottage or just a country house, you surely have space for embodiment of your creative ideas. Cottage landscaping ideas mean most often that you can decorate your garden with flowers of different kinds and colors. You can find a lot of pictures reflecting interesting ways of decorating the area near a house. You have a chance to play with colors, forms, and height of the plants. The only thing you must […]