40,776 front yard Contemporary Home Design Photos

Gregory Davis & Associates
10 Reviews
Lawn Alternative
Ideabooks3,322
Questions3
The steps to front porch are wooden and open yuk
Front yard flagstone area leading to front door. Wider areas for bench near curb.
I like that there is a front path and 0 scaping
low maintenance front yard
Front yard curb appeal
front yard flagstone patio
Front yard...........ask elaine and fran.
yard continues beyond sidewalk
The front yard landscaping.
Front yard...front yard walkway...Love front yard...Side yard ?...Perfect front yard...Flagstone front...front yard
“front yard” — Nada Slim
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Grey Residence
Ideabooks4,328
Questions4
Inviting front walk. Trees shade sidewalk.
raised steps coming to front door, plants
Love the idea of a no grass front yard
Why can't my front yard look like this
YELLOW FLOWERS AND SHORT GRASSES... my front entry
Walled entry patio with bushes in front of wall (instead of grass)
house is matched with a Southwestern-style garden. The plants fit perfectly with the house style as well as with the gardening conditions. A typical front lawn would be less effective visually, plus a lot more work.
“I like the IDEA of a big impressive, tall porch add on” — Cindy Quinton
Kiesel Design - Landscape Architecture
3 Reviews
Jack Kiesel
Ideabooks1,436
Questions0
Yard space removed by adding plants.
this lovely front yard lawn conversion, filled with blue fescue and echeveria.
Lovely plantings in front yard, forego the
at this lovely front yard lawn conversion, filled with blue fescue and echeveria.
Maybe we could do something like this at the front, side of the house? Including stones or tan bark for mulch.
Interesting idea to replace a smaller front lawn with.
low water yard plant ideas ornamental grasses and succulents
garden’s biodiversity by swapping out sod for a native grass, shrinking the edges of the lawn or eliminating it entirely. Just look at this lovely front yard lawn conversion, filled with blue fescue and echeveria.See more: Get Along With Less Lawn — Ideas to Save Water and Effort
“drifts of planting for the front” — Charla Kaul
Northern VA Landscape Architect & Designer
Best of Houzz 2013 & 2014
Since 1999, we have worked with homeowners to develop truly unique and distinctive outdoor living spaces. We specialize in upscale poolscapes, hardscapes and landscapes.
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Samuel H. Williamson Associates
1 Review
shwa
Ideabooks2,565
Questions4
Hello. Please tell what the two trees in the front of the house? are
entry at different level than front yard yet entry itself is level
Mowable walkway. I wonder about using some ground covering to break up the yard and not have so much to mow. But I don't know anything about ground cover maintenance. - Rob
to Redo Your Front Yard 1. Circulation is not functioning well. The main purpose of the front yard is to provide an entrance to your home. A good design strategy includes:Planning for vehicle circulation and parkingCreating a welcoming walkway to the front door Highlighting the front entry
“front” — Margaret and Jason Totty
Portal Design Inc
1 Review
ottawa ave exterior
Ideabooks6,810
Questions10
Concrete to side of front door and framing the kitchen windows
stone wall; new paths; concrete planters - add structure to a yard
more simplified use of the elevated front step into a modern looking vegitation...
A front entryway, punched up by planters.
6. Do some hardscaping. Built-in concrete planters, a low stone wall or new paths are all great ways to add structure to your front yard that will last for many years to come.
new garden paths are all great ways to add structure to your front yard that will last for many years to come.
“style” — dtullio
Banyon Tree Design Studio
8 Reviews
'Spira Mirabilis'
Ideabooks2,835
Questions2
reds, and sporadic punches of gold and chartreuse make up the plant palette. While the steep backyard is loose and planted as a viewing garden, the front yard is clean looking and orderly. It's been less than a year since the plants have gone in, but already the couple is thrilled. So soon after installation
“Want” — lynch26
D'Urso Landscape Design
D'Urso Landscape Design
Ideabooks5,774
Questions3
What is the height of this fence and the picket sizes. I'm hoping to replicate the round top of the picket and the dip. We are enclosing our front yard for the new puppy.
cars that may be parked in the driveway, giving the yard a cohesive look. A mix of sun-loving plants softens the hardscape along its exterior.
be parked in the driveway, giving the yard a cohesive look. A mix of sun-loving plants softens the hardscape along its exterior.
Good dog yard as we can't go to back
3. Screen a driveway with white pickets. This curved picket fence mitigates unwanted views of cars that may be parked in the driveway, giving the yard a cohesive look. A mix of sun-loving plants softens the hardscape along its exterior.
“love it” — triplea504
Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group
10 Reviews
Kikuchi & Associates Landscape Architecture
Ideabooks20,980
Questions11
need help for a front entry porch
What kinds of flowers are in front of the retaining
I think this design would look great on the front of your house. You just need to be mindful of the porch area and make it ample enough for circular movement of wheelchair and perhaps others. I agree that you should incorporate the ramp behind the front right planter being mindful of the amount of
decorative tree in the front yard
planter bed for tree out front
large pads for pedestrians, walls w plantings combined with yard-level plantings, also the
draw your eye to the front door.
Marry the house to its landscape. The architects and designers we talked with are almost unanimous — landscaping is what makes the biggest difference in exterior appeal. Whether you're aiming for a quick freshening up or a complete front yard overhaul, take the time
“raised tree planters” — ryyanakhtar
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