We all want that perfect landscape. We want a landscape that we can be proud of and that makes us feel at home. It all starts with a little bit of planning. You can’t just have an idea in your head. You must translate that vision into an actionable plan that you can follow throughout the landscaping process.
Further, a written plan will your landscape contractor turn your vision into a reality.
First, draw in permanent elements such as your house or any large trees or bushes. Also note hills, privacy issues, and lighting. Next, state your goals that you want to achieve with this landscaping project. For example, you may want to create an open area, an area for parties, a small patio, or a garden bed. These goals will lead your design. Start with large design fixtures such as decks, pergolas, and patios. After this, you can start adding in smaller elements such as benches, flowers, bushes, etc. During this process, keep in mind that your design choices should remain consistent across your existing home and the new landscape. There are many options available to you. For example, you may want to consider water features or stepping stone. However, you decide to design your landscape, a little planning can go a long way.