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Houzz Tours: 5-Day Outdoor Makeover
"Front-Yard Outdoor Room Goes from Beige to Brilliant... of her yard to extend her living and entertaining space. Coco uses this outdoor room... doing my yard this summer and I was just thinking of a deck/patio combination but wasn't... furniture and deck sanded, treated and stained in that period too. I had my upholsterer make... gorgeous yard here for us to swoon over! And I am LOVING your pillows! Those patterns..."
Patio of the Week: Water and Fire Mingle in a Canadian Front Yard
If the illuminated moat winding through this Ontario patio doesn't dazzle you, the 8-foot-wide fireplace will
"their front patio a modern makeover. "He has an amazing sense of balance and style... space is decks and stone pavers surrounded by a lazy moat; fires, fountains and a dazzling... their front yard, open to all 24 hours a day. They seem happy with drop-in strangers... is the FRONT yard! Beautiful and unique. A great alternative to lawn! I'm inspired... stolen from yard! I have seen this front patio so many times just passing by! Looks amazing..."
Take Back Your Front Yard: 8 Ways to Make It Social
If only trees and squirrels gather in your front yard, you're missing out on valuable socializing space. Here's how to remedy that
"in your front yard, you're missing out on valuable socializing space. Here's how to... your front yard is an opportunity waiting to happen. While backyards offer more... privacy, front yards are more public, with opportunities to welcome neighbors and connect... make your front yard social by adding a swing. We just installed our sandbox in the front... front yard, too. The privacy screen added for the last two pictures look awesome..."
Meet a Front Yard Designed for Gathering
Hanging out with neighbors comes naturally in front of a Southern California home, thanks to comfortable zones and beautiful plantings
"naturally in front of a Southern California home, thanks to comfortable zones and beautiful... turn your front yard into a gathering spot. That was the thinking of Sacha McCrae, homeowner... “The front is where friends and neighbors gather. The back of the house is a more... on that front yard. "...Echeveria and fescue are tucked between the hot tub and the... plan (front OR back yard). Maybe they ended up taking out the apricot tree? No snow..."
Book It: Bring a Mini Library to Your Front Yard
Take a book, leave a book. An ingenious lending-library idea is sweeping the nation — see if it's right for your neighborhood
"in my front yard. I have a Facebook page: www.facebook.com/LittleFreeLibrary4918... their front gate. This idea for a lending library in one's yard is wonderful. This... our side yard is stolen - a large cactus was the first to disappear. I hope it stuck... one in front of my office in Berkeley, California I think a bigger pic to look at... near the front entry. I love this. We had a lending library in my apartment building..."
A Family-Friendly California Yard Wises Up About Water
"Size: Yard: 6,000 square feet; deck: 25 feet deep, 15 feet wide and 7 feet high Year... American yards, this one in Menlo Park, California, spent much of its life as a lawn... lose the yard’s function as her kids’ running-around space. Landscape architect Brennan... blocks on decks and in their yards.. turns the area into a whole other room, plus also... under the decking hooked up to downpipes would have been even better. Nice yard though..."
A Front Yard Regrows in Brooklyn
Hurricane Sandy ravaged this New York City plot, but two landscape designers have rebuilt it to be better and stronger than ever
"50-foot front yard, which had all but drowned in the storm. The clients wanted a space... the back yard. Most Brooklyn homes like this don't have much of a front yard. Very... it the front or back yard? M That is a pretty space, I have to show to my friends... its the front yard... Very pretty outdoor room. What a great space. The designers achieved... This yard is beautiful. I especially love the combination of the 'meandering' flagstone..."
How to Design a Great Garden on a Sloped Lot
"hillside yard into the beautiful garden you’ve been dreaming of... of that front yard space for a cool stone patio with a fire pit right where there is... in the front yard since the land slopes down from the road. "tsudhonimh" makes a good... back to front seems easier than the reverse. What to do when the back yard slopes away... slope My front is on the down slope off of the road and only 30 feet to the front door..."
12 Ways to Prep the Porch for Summer
"was a front porch. And the ceiling is blue. Haint Blue, to be precise. Google it... of the front porch as a very American element, why not take it across the pond? ;)... meant for decks so it could really stand up to the elements. These photos are so classic... to your front door welcoming. Consider painting the door an accent color, making your..."
8 Ways to Create a Neighborly Front Yard
"up your front porch, paths and yard for social interaction... sidewalk, the front yard and walk, and the front porch, here are some ideas to help foster... throughout front yards in Minneapolis, and it's incredibly charming. A lot of people get... garage-at-the-front; in our area some people screen in the front of the garage and set up... in the front yard and neighbours will stop and chat. Hope this helps. Free Libraries..."
8 Effective, Beautiful Lighting Types for Front Yards
Increase safety and security while highlighting plants and other landscape features, using the right mix of outdoor lights
"in the front yard. Lights in your front yard not only direct visitors to your front... in the front yard is the same, right? Yes and no. While the technology is the same... featuring my front porch design as picture number one. Great article. Good lighting is so... outlying yard. String lights illuminate a front-yard patio in Mill Valley, California... someone's front yard steps at night and almost taken your life in your own hands? Don't..."
7 Finishing Touches for a Thoughtful Front Yard
"about the front of your house, it's even more important. The front yard is what everyone... finished front yard that says, "Welcome."... of my front yard, the pumphouse is always a landscaping eyesore. Mine is 8 ft tall... Speaking of front yards, does anyone have any recommendations for trees that won't tear... for the front yard in order to facilitate conversation among the people who walk by... of the front. I've tried birdhouses in my yard, but the birds fight over them and..."
7 Great Structures for an Attractive Front Yard
"Your front yard is the transition from the rest of your neighborhood to the inside... how a front yard is organized and laid out, so give them some thought for an entry... their own yards, what passersby look at when they drive by and, most important, the first... in the front yard and not just some boring foundation plants! Install a couple of... For the front I would follow the lines of the outside of the house. Then to expand..."
Upgrade Your Front Yard for Curb Appeal and More
New project for a new year: Revamp lackluster landscaping for resale value, water savings and everyday enjoyment
"the new front yard? Before beginning your project, you’ll want to consider all the... for our yard (front & back). Since we did the installation ourselves, we saved over... to the front. We keep a seasonal big pot on the front steps with annuals. Watch that... in my yard anyway. I would start a landscape with a scale drawing of the yard, noting... of some front yard makeovers that we have done: Agree with #3 re; reducing watering..."
Where Front Yards Collide: Property Lines in Pictures
Some could be twins; others channel the Odd Couple. You may never look at property boundaries the same way again
"we have yards, we trim the hedges and plant the garden. We also know our neighbors’... their yard go, it makes our front yard look bad. @Terri Reid - The only things guaranteed... landscaped his yard in a way that only gives him mower access to his front yard through my... road front and lake front, either way they are entering through the front door.... in the front yard. We sold our house in hours; "beautifully maintained and the yard..."