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Create A Functional Home Landscape Design For Friends and Family

Create A Functional Home Landscape Design For Friends and Family

Understanding the central focus of your landscape project makes a significant difference in ending up with a well-designed garden that falls within your budget. 

Durable, safe, open spaces, play areas are important considerations when creating landscapes suitable for family and friends. Kids need space and open areas filled with fresh air to roam around but also suitable for social gatherings with family and friends. The following tips will prove helpful in creating your functional landscape.

Fence

Fence

If you have young kids, it’s highly important to consider fencing your whole perimeter for safety and security.

 

Play Areas

Play Areas

Kids like playing so try including sandpits or trampoline (make sure they are placed on level ground), a lawn area for sports (badminton or volleyball), space for bicycle rides, and a playground.

 

Backyard Farming

Backyard Farming

One of the memorable ways of introducing your kids to nature is by establishing a vegetable garden at home and teach them how to grow and take good care of their own produce, whether veggies or fruits.

 

Kitchen waste for composting (organic fertilizer)

Kitchen waste for composting (organic fertilizer)

Since you will be having a garden at home, it’s important to have a compost bin where all the kitchen waste is stored, which will eventually be used as an organic fertilizer. It is also a great lesson on sustainability.

 

Outdoor Shower

Outdoor Shower

After all the gardening and playing, kids need a shower, and an outdoor shower is essential in removing all the dirt, sand and mud without too much hustle.

 

Garden Lights

Garden Lights

A lighting plan is so essential for any well-planned garden for safety and a beautiful atmosphere.

 

Fruit Trees

Fruit Trees

Fruits are so nutritious, so by planting fruits, it provides the family with a fresh and healthy snack. Trees also preserve the land, provide shades, serenity, and privacy of the area.

 

Storage

Storage

If there is an extra space, whether it’s in a garage or somewhere else, it’s important to create a storage room for storing garden tools, bicycles, and some other miscellaneous items.

 

Lawns

Lawns

For a presentable home, here are simple things to consider: plant flowers, keep low maintenance lawns and install automatic irrigated systems.

 

Driveway

Driveway

A paved driveway is important as it adds up to a warm appeal of a home, as the landscaping and exterior beautification is finished. No matter how well the job is done on the lawns and sidings but if the driveway is cracked, stained, sandy or muddy, the house loses its appeal. Therefore, it is important to properly pave the driveways for a greater appeal of the house. Also with a clean driveway, it serves as a bicycle ride place for kids.

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