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The existing garden was dominated by high retaining brick walls

The existing garden was dominated by high retaining brick walls









This new build family back garden was designed with minimal maintenance in mind. With a combination of deck and paved … | Miesta, ktoré chcem navštíviť ...

Garden on Dramatic Levels. The existing garden was dominated by very high retaining brick walls ...

56 Garden Edging Ideas With Bricks and Rocks That May be All You Need


The Tasman™ retaining wall system is the premium retaining wall product for near vertical and very high retaining walls. Its natural rock face finish and ...

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Pavestone Anchor Windsor Stone Retaining Wall - Natural Stone, Pavers and Landscaping Supplies



Family Townhouse Back Garden

Garden on Dramatic Levels. The existing garden was dominated by very high retaining brick walls ...

Raised red brick retaining wall, garden bed border

Austin Bell


15 Beautiful Ideas For Decorating The Landscape Around The Trees


Raised Garden Beds Design on Curved Raised Bed Made Of Reclaimed Brick

Natural Stone Retaining Wall in Twin Lakes Wisconsin

For additional fire elements, tiki torches are placed around the backyard to add a festive design element that coordinates with the “fire” design scheme.

Outdoor spaces can be elevated through the use of garden walls and edging, such as the Baines Masonry Gardenstone Garden Wall System.

Garden on Dramatic Levels. The existing garden was dominated by very high retaining brick walls ...



006 Small & Simple Rock Landscaping, Landscaping Retaining Walls, Landscaping Around Trees, Planter

Eclectic Landscape by Louise Lakier


... sunken garden 02 - Woodrow Wilson House - Washington DC - 2013-09-15

A close up of a potato fork stuck in the dirt in a garden setting.

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Green Roof

Yard Inspiration

black and white timbered cottage in an English country village

Versailles, Palace of: gardens


The design followed the existing slope, so it didn't require extensive grading. Still, the project required the Van Zelst masons and installers to cut out ...

1 Bare walls make the garden seem boxy and hemmed in 2 Lack of planting means there's no seasonal interest or colour 3 Absence of trees and tall plants ...

It seems that May is the month for yard work around here. Last year, we busted our butts clearing out overgrown brush ( and even filled a

Dead or Alive

What to do in the garden this month:


Natural Brick

Home with foundation planting

Garden Room uses a soft white brick in the slim sections of wall between precast concrete portal framing and the roof. The brick is laid in stretcher bond ...

Limestone Blocks

The linear pattern and rough-hewn texture of the Highland Stone® landscape columns and seat walls provide a visually interesting contrast to the ...


This home is situated inside the switchback of two streets in a hillside neighborhood first laid out by the Olmstead Brothers in Burlington's southern hill ...

Arroyo Seco Construction's design team, through the design build process can generate multiple visual variations to ensure our highest design principles are ...

blown render on a white wall with exposed brickwork

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Why Is It Important To Use High Quality Fittings With My Glass Pool Fence?

Hillside Front Yard Update We decided to create a small flat terrace outside the front of the house. This area, unlike any other on the property, ...

Singapore Botanic Gardens: gazebo

Stacked stones of a low retaining wall can provide not only a beautiful back drop but assurances that your slop is secured.

Habit Trumps Judgment

Garden Edging

farming destroyed

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Suburban fence panels have fallen down, making the boundary unclear.

Our clients desired a landscape that complimented their contemporary, energy-efficient dream house. Reflecting the existing landscape, we added a large ...

Landscape Design Principles

Photo: SB Garden Design

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Randomly shaped natural stone boulders act as focal points for this eclectic fire pit patio design. Tandem® Wall was used to build out the fire pit and ...


Picture of a garden showing its downward slope

Compass 2015

This vertical plane is defined by the two brick building facades. With a clearly defined path, this space can be called an outdoor hallway.

Dame's rocket in the purple border (L), Euphorbia myrsinities growing in a stone sink (C), and Joe-pye weed (R).

3. Gate Guidelines. Gates should be tubular steel, wrought iron or wood. Wood gates are required to screen equipment areas. Gates may not be installed along ...

ageing brickwork with crumbling and walling

We first met with our clients when the foundation hole had just been excavated on a steeply sloping lot half way up the side of a cherished local mountain.


Installing a paver path can be a lot of work but is totally worth every sore

Actually, we both hated this part (it was definitely the most difficult and dirtiest part—a huge mess, as you can see).

Picture of an enclosed yard making a microclimate.

The following should be limited, used selectively, and not dominate the hardscape:

25 Ideas to Perk Up Your Side Yard

large garden room

An example of low-quality precast concrete with exposed dowels, connectors, indications of cracks, and malformations, even during its installation.

Brick offers a great advantage for home facades: It typically needs no repainting or restaining. But most brick homes still have spots that require paint ...

If they had painted the whole wall blue it would have dominated and made the space feel smaller. The contrast with the dusky pink, however, works well.


Yes and No

Photo: Outhouse Design

a wall in need of repointing repair work

Glen Iris garden. Picture: Jim Fogarty.

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