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Landscape Design Ideas & Pictures

The Essentials of Landscape Design

landscape design

Use a step-by-step approach to keep your landscaping projects manageable.

Step 1: Start in the Front Yard

Put the right plant in the Right Place

Gardening tips and tricks

Factor in sun, shade and soil to set up ideal growing conditions.

Thriving Flower Beds

Garden Styles

Hardscape Design

Paths + Walkways

outdoor walkway, sidewalks and pathways

Stroll through these designs

Landscape Lighting

exterior lighting

Shed new light on your yard.

Water Features

outdoor water features

Ponds, fountains + gardens

Plans for Conquering a Slope

Backyard Landscaping

Learn how to build balance and height in an uneven yard.

Create a Shade-Loving Landscape

landscape a shady yard

Find ideas for making a lush landscape under a canopy.


Lawn Care

lawn care

Learn how to grow healthy, green grass that the neighbors are sure to envy.

Get a Lawn You'll Flip Over

Outdoor Retreats

backyard pergolas and fire pit

Get ideas and instructions for creating backyard escapes and front yard retreats.

Pergolas, Porches + Fire Pits