Season 11, Episode 4

Fixing an Artist's Ugly Landscape With Stainless Steel, Paint and Plants

Jason Cameron brings his Desperate Landscapes crew to an artist's ugly front yard. The artist's home features funky and fun artwork inside, but the front of the house is hidden by a huge six-foot wall and overgrown trees. Jason uses a concrete saw to cut the wall in half and a chainsaw to take down a tree. Once the landscape is opened up, Jason adds stainless steel planters to some unused arches. He adds a Pennsylvania Quartzite cap to the smaller wall and adds a custom-built stainless steel awning over the front door. If that weren't enough, there are custom-built stainless steel planters that fit over the front stoop, and homeowner Jason Hargis's artistic skills are put to the test by painting some funky planters for the entry way. The look is completed with a fresh coat of paint for the house and front door and some new furniture for the patio.
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After Picture Of Front Yard Makeover

A colonial home boasts a newly manicured front yard after a landscaping makeover.

Big And Bold Front Yard Landscaping Design After Makeover

An unused sunporch was removed, opening up space for a new planting bed and Bermuda shutter.

After Picture Of Landscaped Front Yard

This after picture shows a newly landscaped front yard with plants, shrubbery and a shade tree.

After Picture Of Front Yard Landscaping Outside Brick Home

View of front yard with blue wood box planters holding plants and flowers outside a brick exterior home.

Leaf Shaped Stepping Stones After Landscaping Makeover

This landscaping makeover features leaf shaped stepping stones and a walkway leading to a patio.

Front Yard After Landscaping Makeover

The landscaping makeover for this home included work to widen the front steps, opening up the entrance.

Post Landscaping Makeover Front Yard

Large front yard after being landscaped with new plants, trees, grass, and mulch.

Dark Wicker Furniture

Gray wicker furniture in a backyard is shown, as seen on DIY Network's Desperate Landscapes.

Black, Square Fire Pit

A black, square fire pit on a patio, as shown on DIY Network's Desperate

Tropical Patio and Cover

A tropical-inspired patio with a wood cover is shown, as seen on DIY Network's Desperate Landscapes.

Photo By: Gary Payne/Getty Images

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