3 Ways To Make Your Yard Look Awesome
Plant. Some yards are merely patches of lawn with perhaps a path or patio area, and nothing more.
Fence It Off. Your yard might look more attractive if you fenced off certain areas and used them for different things.
Pull Weeds. The addition of weeds can ruin the most beautiful of yards.
How can I make my yard look better?
Add rock features.
Upgrade a bed border.
Plant ground cover to hide unsightly areas.
Plant perennial shrubs in front of your house.
Make a garden bed around your mailbox.
Haul out old mulch and refresh.
Build a flower bed around a tree.
How do I make my yard look natural?
Turn to natural materials, such as local stone, gravel and recycled wood, for walls, walkways and fences. Keep the presence of human-made structures to a minimum, choosing hardscape designs that keep with the natural landscape. via
How do I make my yard landscape like a professional?
Create a Low-Maintenance Lawn.
Add Definition and Impact.
Nourish Your Garden.
Narrow Your Palette.
Plant a Heritage Tree.
How can I make my front yard look more expensive?
Mow Your Lawn.
Pick A Decor Style.
Create Distinct Areas.
Make a Grand Entrance.
How can I make my front yard more appealing?
Trim your shrubs.
Put out planters.
Plan on pressure washing.
Add color to the front door.
Redo your walkway.
Paint the house.
Upgrade your front porch light.
Don't be afraid to go bold.
How can I decorate my yard?
Use Ornaments as Finishings. Photo by Jennifer Cheung.
Design for Outdoor Rooms.
Dress Up Garden Entrances.
Tie Furnishings Into the Overall Scheme.
Choose Decor Suited for The Outdoors.
Take Lighting to Another Level.
Showcase Plant Collections.
Embrace Unusual Displays.
How do I make my lawn thick and green?
Mow Your Lawn Correctly.
Water Grass Properly.
Fertilize Grass Adequately.
The Importance of a Lawn Soil Test.
Control Lawn Weeds, Insects, & Diseases.
Aerate and Overseed Your Lawn When Needed.
Deal With the Shady Spots in Your Lawn.
How can I decorate my lawn without plants?
Choose your hardscape carefully.
Choose non-living ground covers for texture, color and visual appeal.
Use landscaping fabric.
Bring in a water feature.
Include functional features.
How can I make my yard work faster?
Mulch Grass Instead of Bagging.
Make Sure Your Tools Are Sharp.
Use a Leaf Blower to Clean Your Gutters.
Wear a Tool Belt.
Rake into Rows Instead of Piles.
Bungee Grasses Before Cutting.
Rake onto Tarps.
Carry a Five-Gallon Bucket.
How do I make my large yard low maintenance?
Install a large patio.
Install multiple decks and patios.
Create multiple outdoor living areas.
Install an artificial grass lawn.
Cover the area with gravel, wood chips or bark.
Opt for xeriscaping.
Lay out a labyrinth.
What is the first thing to do when landscaping?
Start with a Clean Slate (Quite Literally)
So unless you're planning on preserving the existing landscape, one of the first big landscaping tips for beginners is to start over. Rip out the existing plants, kill the weeds, and even consider whether you want to keep any paved or brick spaces. via
How can I make my backyard beautiful on a low budget?
10 Cheap Landscaping Ideas for the Backyard.
Use Mulch Alternatives.
Repurpose Old Tires.
Go Vertical With Your Gardening.
Add a Splash of Color.
Plant Useful Plants.
Opt for Natural Perennial Ground Covers.
Build an Outdoor Fire Pit.
How can I make the front of my house look better?
Easy ways to smarten the entrance to your home. First impressions count.
Drives, paths and gates.
Tackle vegetation and lawns.
Clear the cracks between paving.
Refresh gravelled areas.
Make room for storage.
Refresh door hardware.
Add potted plants or trees.
How do I maintain my front yard?
Prune in Winter and Early Spring.
Clean Up Leaves—Go Easy.
Address Aggressive Weeds—Early!
Seeding Bare Patches—Carefully.
Rake Away Thatch—Not 'Til Dry.
Do Not Fertilize Too Early.
Loosen the Soil—If It's Compacted.
Redraw Beds—With a Garden Hose.