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Out is in! In recent years, there's been a boom in building and refurbishing outdoor rooms and spaces.
Landscaping Ideas That Work is the most comprehensive resource of inspired design ideas and practical solutions for creating landscaping and outdoor living spaces that are comfortable, attractive, and usable. With professional design advice as well as over 350 innovative ideas and photographs, this is the only sourcebook you'll ever need for smart design, buying, and installation decisions for your outdoor digs. Landscaping Ideas That Work covers front, back, and side yards and provides strategies for combining elements and creating spaces that work with any home; innovative ideas for transforming all aspects of the yard into inviting outdoor spaces; and designs for more sustainable landscapes and gardens.

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Landscaping often involves the harmonious design of many disparate elements, which creates confusion and inertia for homeowners who are trying to decide not only what to do, but where to start. Landscaping Ideas that Work will cover front, back, and side yards and provide homeowners with design strategies for combining elements and creating spaces that work for them and their home; tips for working effectively with landscaping professionals; innovative ideas for transforming all aspects of their yard into inviting outdoor spaces; and strategies for designing more sustainable landscapes and gardens.

About the Author

Julie Moir Messervy is a distinguished landscape designer, author, lecturer, and principal of Julie Moir Messervy Design Studio. She designed the Toronto Music Garden in collaboration with cellist Yo-Yo Ma, as well as residential and institutional landscapes around the country. With her Home Outside® online design service and iPhone app, Julie and JMMDS are pioneering new ways to bring good landscape design to homeowners everywhere.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1: Designing Your Landscape

Chapter 2: Spaces That Work

Chapter 3: Open Air Rooms

Chapter 4: Fences, Walls and Hedges

Chapter 5: Paths and Walkways

Chapter 6: Plantings

Chapter 7: Details in the Landscape

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600857805
Author:
Messervy, Julie Moir
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Author:
, Julie Moir
Author:
Julie Moir
Subject:
Gardening-Landscape and Design
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
General Gardening
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
350 color photos, 20 illustrations
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
10.5 x 9 in

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Landscaping often involves the harmonious design of many disparate elements, which creates confusion and inertia for homeowners who are trying to decide not only what to do, but where to start. Landscaping Ideas that Work will cover front, back, and side yards and provide homeowners with design strategies for combining elements and creating spaces that work for them and their home; tips for working effectively with landscaping professionals; innovative ideas for transforming all aspects of their yard into inviting outdoor spaces; and strategies for designing more sustainable landscapes and gardens.
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