How to Landscape a Front Yard
November 17th, 2015 | By: Mitchell Knapp | Blog
Our clients will often come to us looking for new and creative ways for how to landscape a front yard. While typically the backyard of a property is more utilized and spacious, there are still endless options and decisions to be made with how to landscape a front yard. Your front yard is what creates your curb appeal. To passersby, neighbors, family and friends, what people first notice about your home is your front landscape. A well maintained lawn increases your property value and resale value. Making sure your lawn is watered during spring and summer warmer months, leaves are collected in autumn, and pathways are shoveled through the winter are the basics. We take pride in customizing and creating innovative ways regarding how to landscape a front yard. Planter displays are a great option when it comes to how to landscape a front yard. Adding planters to entry piers and front steps are an easy way to add color and texture and depth to your front landscape. Planters are easily changed seasonally and equally easy to maintain. With planters, homeowners have control over the plant materials used, cost involved and how extravagant or low maintenance of planter’s they would like to display. Seasonal displays such as pumpkins, gourds, hay and mums this time of year are a popular example of how to landscape a front yard. Temporary seasonal displays are easily set up to create curb appeal, require minimal maintenance and make for easy clean up. Gardens are not limited to the backyard; many homeowners add garden areas to the front landscape as well. Planting beds alongside the home are areas where creative measures can be taken. Various specimens can be paired to create texture and color and add interest in how to landscape your front yard. For more ideas and assistance in designing the perfect front landscape for your home please feel free to reach out to us.