How To Create And Plant A Rooftop Garden

How To Create And Plant A Rooftop Garden
If you’re considering a rooftop garden, there are a couple of directions you could go in. Fully planted green roofs, where the roof is covered with soil and the plants are in the ground, make great environmental sense, but they are too difficult for homeowners to undertake on their own. The easiest and most personal... 
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Modern Outdoor Fire Pits By AK47 Design

Modern Outdoor Fire Pits By AK47 Design
Continuing the topic of outdoor fire pits, I’d like to share these designs by Ak47. We’re deep in the throes of winter and nothing feels cozier than a wood burning fire. Outdoor fire pits let you enjoy those times all year round keeping your warm while you circle around with friends and family. Ak47 offers... 
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Cool Garden Makeover For A Ranch-Style House

Cool Garden Makeover For A Ranch-Style House
This garden around a ranch-style house t was mostly concrete, located on a steep, sloping, narrow lot. It was completely changed by the owners; first, they mapped out pathways and flow with emphasis on focal points seen from the house and other viewpoints on the property. They used a simple palette of materials, including basalt... 
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Tiny Modern Garden Divided Into ‘Bonus Rooms’

Tiny Modern Garden Divided Into ‘Bonus Rooms’
In a small 375-square-foot backyard in the southern Netherlands city of Den Bosch, garden designer Carrie Preston of Studio Toop came up with a plan to create extra rooms of outdoor living space for a young couple who have a 1930s house with a terrace. Using semi-transparent mesh as “walls,” Preston subdivided the terrace into... 
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How To Make A Small Veggie Garden

How To Make A Small Veggie Garden
You don’t need a farm to grow fresh vegetables, herbs and fruits. You don’t really even need a garden. Plant breeders know that after taste, home gardeners want a high yield in a small space, so they’ve been developing more varieties that can grow in a small foot print or even live in containers all... 
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27 Stunning Modern Garden Designs To Get Inspired

27 Stunning Modern Garden Designs To Get Inspired
Modern outdoor décor is gorgeous – these are cool spaces that are really inviting and very stylish, where greenery and plants become a décor feature. Modern garden and just outdoor spaces look restraint, stylized, minimal and captivating. Water features can be also incorporated into modern garden décor but here they don’t look wild – here... 
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DIY Highly Productive Herb Spiral Garden

DIY Highly Productive Herb Spiral Garden
The herb spiral is a nature-inspired vertical garden design that is highly productive and energy efficient. It allows you to stack plants in a pyramid to maximize space – a practical and attractive solution. You’ll need cardboard, a long stake, organic matter, compost, rock minerals and organic fertilizer, mulch, herb seedlings; (optional) pond materials and... 
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9 Ideas To Steal From Suburban Gardens

9 Ideas To Steal From Suburban Gardens
Big or small, no matter whether a suburban garden is a postage-stamp plot or a gentle half-acre sprawl, the land gives people ideas. Here are some of our favorite garden ideas to steal from suburbia. Silver gazing balls. A hypnotizing front-yard staple since the Victorian era, mirrored gazing balls are especially mesmerizing when they’re grouped... 
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