2018 LANDSCAPE RESOLUTIONS
The idea behind a new year’s resolution is to accomplish a new goal, or change a certain aspect to improve your life . Many of us tend to fall off our new year’s resolutions as quickly as we start them. The reasons may vary from being too busy, not having the motivation to do so, or simply just not knowing where to start.
When it comes to our homes landscape, many of us have a picture of exactly what we want in our heads. But as always, it is easier said than done. Transforming your home may not have been a new year’s resolution you had in mind, but is not too late to add it to the list! Let us help gear you towards making the landscape of your dreams a reality.
By investing into your home’s landscape, you will be creating a beautiful outdoor oasis for you and your family to enjoy, not to mention increasing the value of your home in the process! We have made a list of ideas for you to explore, in hopes that it will light the spark towards bringing your home into 2018.
1.Adding curb appeal
Even though you may spend most of your outdoor time in the backyard, it is important not to neglect the front. You might want to spend more of your budget toward the backyard and that is understandable, since it is the area that you and yours will enjoying more frequently. But make sure to set aside a budget for the front yard! Your front yard makes the first impression, it should be welcoming and in sync with the rest the home. You want everyone to be talking about your home, but not in a bad way!
2. Entertaining Space
Having a space to entertain your guests is ideal for those fourth of July parties and late night get togethers with a drink in your hand. Adding an outdoor kitchen and pavilion with complimenting furniture is the perfect outdoor retreat for relaxing and entertaining. We can turn your outdoor space into the perfect place to entertain while simultaneously increasing your property’s value!
This pavilion majored in reflecting and patterning details of the home, complete with a built-in outdoor kitchen and adorned with a french-inspired cupola. Designed by Lanson B. Jones & Co.
Not only can an outdoor fireplace blend in beautifully with the rest of your home’s architecture, it can also evoke that intimate warm feeling you are used to feeling inside, to your outdoor space. We all love those cold nights where we can sit by the fireplace all cozied up drinking a cup of hot cocoa or those summer breezy nights prepping s’mores with the kids. Remember, an outdoor fireplace can be utilized year-round, not just when the temperature drops!
Whether is a swimming pool or a fountain, a water a feature is a major key to relaxation. There is something about cascading water in the background that soothes our souls and puts our minds at ease for the moment. It is not just a beautiful grand focal point in your yard, is also a beneficial feature for wildlife. As soon as you install a water feature, you will notice birds and other wildlife begin to roam around your property. You will have a gorgeous water feature for both you and your newfound animal pals!
As for a swimming pool, you will be enjoying your own private oasis right in the comfort of your backyard. Perfect for those hot summer days to cool off and soak up the sun.