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10 Ways to Make Your Small Garden Feel Bigger
"turn your small yard into a green and inviting oasis... to make small spaces feel much larger and more welcoming.... Small, shaded, lacking in privacy, surrounded by high walls – if that sounds like... connections in small outdoor spaces so that house and garden read as one large area. In this... in a small space, but in this courtyard garden climbers beautify the walls with... relatively small space it works very well with the curved form of the paving echoed in..."
How to Choose The Best Plants for a Small Garden
Just because your garden is size-restricted, it doesn't mean it can't be filled with gorgeous plants. Here's how
"centimetre of outdoor space. It makes sense, therefore, to select plants that can fully... A small garden is like a stage set, everything is on show – walls, paving, overhead... option for small outdoor spaces, with colourful, flowering perennials used in the lower... pots if space is very limited. Consider small varieties of flowering cherries, crabapple... that in a small space without building high, imposing walls? The answer is to plant..."
Small Garden Strategy: Built-In Seating
"give a small space a cozy advantage... petite outdoor space. Keep in mind that your small space has advantages! Outdoor... smaller space. One of my favorite design tricks for small spaces is built-in seating... Outdoor living spaces should have a coziness factor, which is much easier to create in... depth in a small space. Chartreuse, white, variegation, with smaller or more sculptural... bring the space up closer, while darker green, purple or "black" foliage recedes and..."
Porch Life: 11 Inspirational Small Porches
"entry spaces don't have to mean scrimping on style, views or being neighborly... covered outdoor space you'll enjoy from spring through fall. Here's a look at some... livable space. More in this series: Wraparound porches | Sleeping porches | Screened-in... why I live in a Craftsman style home myself. It's lovely all year around. It's funny... porches small. Onetier - :) I suppose it's all relative to the other porches I've been..."
Timeless Design Ideas for Small Spaces
Classic to inventive, these design moves use intelligence in the battle to live comfortably in a compact space
"battle to live comfortably in a compact space... solutions for living in small spaces. Some techniques Brown discusses are: • Horizontality... y, so small spaces feel larger • Lighting, color and pattern, to make small spaces... Taking small spaces seriously, so every bit of space is considered important • Compactness... whether you live in a small space or not.... titled Small Spaces, recently republished as a new paperback edition. It was written..."
Get Wise to Size: How to Furnish an Outdoor Room, Small to Spacious
Put your garden slice or grand patio on the best-dressed list with furniture and features best suited to its square footage
"ideas for outdoor spaces 6 by 6 feet to 16 feet square and more.... build an outdoor dream room or dress up an existing patio, plan ahead. A design with... worry if space planning seems daunting at first — that's normal. But with the right... great outdoor dining space or another living space for your home to sit around with... idea of outdoor rooms and thinking of them as intimate living spaces to enjoy! We created..."
Beat Winter's Chill With an Indoor Picnic
"lighthearted outdoor dining to your living room... to head outdoors with a basket and blanket. It's still possible, however, to enjoy... dining space. Get inspired by this indoor picnic spread.... 1. the living space (living room+dining room+ kitchen all in one) and 2. The host... on our living room floors. Years later I found out, that all of it was to disguise... in her living room and she would disappear for half an hour or so and return with..."
11 Design Ideas for Splendid Small Living Rooms
Boost a tiny living room's social skills with an appropriate furniture layout — and the right mind-set
"a tiny living room's social skills with an appropriate furniture layout — and the... room in a living room. A living room is for socializing, for gazing at the fire or for... not need space to do yoga in the living room. In fact, as long as you can walk around... making a small living room work is all about choosing a focus and arranging the right... well as small spaces out west. I still love a small space so much more! There is..."
Give Your Compact Patio Some Major Style
"take your outdoor room from snoozefest to stellar... if your outdoor space is smaller than average, it is possible to create a stylish,... welcoming outdoor room you’ll love to spend time in. From creating privacy and adding... how much space you have available. Well designed and thought through outdoor spaces... in our small patio. So many good ideas I put way too much crap on my small patio.... My small courtyard. I had a little help from Scenic View Landscape. Small patio..."
Houzz Tours: Tips for Small Space Living and Renovation
"because she lived in the house during most of the time the work was being completed. She... now she lives right across the street from Long Island Sound in a cozy and beautiful... used to live in this neighborhood. Love the house! I'd love to live across the street... large to a small space. Marie, you must miss it, it's such a little gem of a neighborhood... decorating small spaces that Ihave seen in a long time. Most of the books and TV shows..."
Make the Most of a Small Garden
"home, small gardens have a charm all their own... type of space. Here are average living spaces with gardens that are anything but average... are not small gardens for me either :)) There's a small space between my house and... smaller spaces...less weeding - more chances for "abundance" -- lots of ways to hide... crannies. Small gardens are so lovely - can't get enough! To me these are large gardens... acre. Small, cozy, and fun is what my landscaping is all about now! Thanks for the..."
Small Decks Hold Loads of Potential
Small slices of deck leave more room for a garden, a hot tub or a view. See how these small and even tiny decks make the most of their size
"Small slices of deck leave more room for a garden, a hot tub or a view. See how these... these small and even tiny decks make the most of their size... squeeze in a small one. If you're working with a limited outdoor space or would prefer to... complete outdoor kitchen and large parties on it, we can't imagine it's worth building... other outdoor features, don't give up on including a deck in your design. See if... how much space you'll need to add one...."
8 Ways to Rev Up Your Garden Color With More Than Just Plants
Bring energy and excitement to your outdoor space by going bold with color, from small touches to big changes
"to your outdoor space by going bold with color, from small touches to big changes... and will live/thrive anywhere. Great indoor plants even with limited light. Though... Gorgeous space designed by Sandy Koepke. I checked out her other projects and they... keep your outdoor space modern, try repetition. Stick with a limited color palette, then... tile used outdoors, or bold Moroccan courtyards for beautiful geometric tiles. See the..."
Climbing Plants Suit Small Gardens
Use climbing foliage and flora to blur garden planes, hide unsightly features and soften imposing landscape boundaries
"inch of outdoor space is precious. Through the use of climbers and wall shrubs, we... in the small garden. They soften hard edges, camouflage unsightly structures and even... indoor or outdoor, and it seems easier to manage than Woolly Pockets. They have a variety... kits from small to larger walls. I haven't planted it yet, but I will give it a go this... boundaries of small, enclosed spaces can be overpowering, and through the use of plants we..."
Give Your Small Garden Some Room
Make your small garden feel more like a room in your home with these time-proven ideas for landscape design
"your small garden feel more like a room in your home with these time-proven ideas... Treating a small garden or parts of a larger garden as a room did not just occur in the... at some small gardens that use compartmentalizing and other ideas of the past to create... have a small garden/deck area and find all these ideas very inspiring! Would love... ideas for small gardens. Great article ! Very nice, these gardens really pull you out..."