Category Archives: Landscaping design

Integration of SuDS planters in the design of landscaping

Landscaping can offer a multitude of benefits, including the value it can add to a home. With the desired aesthetic in mind, landscapers should be careful to balance a project’s appearance with its practicality and sustainability – this includes its water management solutions. Rainwater harvesting is a encouraged practice in the UK, with many tips […]

Landscaping Design Principles You Should Know – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: Forbes Advisor may earn a commission on sales made from partner links on this page, but this does not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Landscape architects and designers use a variety of guidelines and tools to create attractive and functional outdoor living spaces. While most owners and weekend warriors may […]

11 landscaping design principles you should know

Landscape architects and designers use a variety of guidelines and tools to create attractive and functional outdoor living spaces. While most owners and weekend warriors may not have experience with advanced professional training, the concepts followed by the pros aren’t entirely out of reach. The principles of landscaping – proportion, order, repetition, and unity – […]

How COVID-19 will change the design of landscaping

Our world is changing in unexpected ways as we battle the global pandemic and begin to imagine life beyond. One of these changes concerns our revaluation of nature: staying indoors for weeks has increased our appreciation and desire for outdoor spaces that are both safe and invigorating. Matt Coggan, director of Turf Design Studio and […]

The benefits of landscaping design software technology

Landscaping software can help provide vision to clients.Photo: Patrick DuChène There are two sides to every story and to follow up on our original article on the relationship landscapers have with landscape software, today we take a look at the positive side of design software. While some landscape architects in the previous story considered the […]

What’s new at Hyde Park Village? Shops, restaurants, landscaping, design

A new Boston-based owner is hoping to bring one of Tampa’s oldest and trendiest shopping areas back to life. The scene is Hyde Park Village, where one of the greatest things it has to do is what it isn’t: a mall. It is a relatively peaceful location for commercial development, about six blocks tucked away […]

XScape Landscaping Design and Construction builds new backyard for woman battling brain cancer

A GENEROUS act of kindness has created a beautiful new backyard for the family of a Northwest Melbourne woman who has battled brain cancer. A GENEROUS act of kindness has created a beautiful new backyard for the Taylors Lakes family of Ben and Lisa Knabe, a mother who has battled brain cancer. Ms Knabe underwent […]

Lawnscapes Virtual Approach Gives Homeowners a Different View of Landscaping | Local News

Armstrong had previously worked with Wendy Walker on creating a design for the entire family backyard through a 3D landscaping program. Along with a young girl, Armstrong said it was important that the design did not feature high-maintenance plantings. “I need something very low maintenance,” Armstrong said. “I don’t want to spend my weekends in […]

Sewell Landscaping Design Company Ledden Palimeno wins Best of Show at Singapore Garden Festival

Photo providedJoe Palimeno sits in his award-winning Best of Show exhibit at the Singapore Garden Festival. Joe Palimeno of Ledden Palimeno Design / Build Landscape Company almost turned down what turned out to be one of the most memorable and successful opportunities of his life. After many successful years at the Philadelphia International Flower Show, […]

Residents are happy with decision to scrap Queens Plaza’s landscaping design – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNew York) – Last month, CBS 2 exhibited pedestrian landscaping, featuring shredded concrete in Queens Plaza, which many considered unsafe. Today, concrete change wins applause from pedestrians, but raises questions about how the city is spending the money. READ MORE: State Assembly committee to meet on deteriorating conditions and deaths on Rikers Island […]