How to arrange the garden yourself without having to seek the intervention of a specialist? There are some rules to follow if you want to get a satisfactory result to create a harmonious outer space and pleasant to contemplate throughout the year.
Start as a professional: make a plan of your garden. If you want the best results, it will make four versions of the plan. First you will realize an initial plan to get an idea what size and design possibilities of your garden. Then you should perform a basic plan that mentions the measures, the terrain of your garden and the traffic routes. This plan is the basis of the other two following plans. The creative plan or landscape plan is the one on which you place in the imagination all the new and old elements that make up your outdoor space: walkways, pergolas, terraces, garden paths, hedges etc. Then a planting plan is necessary with which you position and list the plant species. You must take into account the climate in your area. It is according to this that you can choose plants that will adapt better to the weather and the location of your garden plot. It is important to identify the shaded areas and sunny areas to determine how best to allocate your plants. This plan can be done on graph paper or on a lawn software online and free. Once your blueprints locate what is the common thread in this new arrangement to make your outdoor space homogeneous.
Once the foundations for adjustments are made, think about the configuration of your field. You can choose to install a terrace. It’s a good idea to start areas for relaxation and games. Remember that the access to water is essential as you need it for your plants? If you want to install a small outdoor kitchen, would you easily access to water? It is crucial for the maintenance and development of the garden. We advise you to be creative in the development process. Imagine your dream garden, make a sketch of your yard and think if your dreams can get closer to the reality!
A large field will allow you to install more things, but it also requires more investment in terms of money and time. Why not dedicate a space for children with slides, games and swings. You can also make a summer kitchen area with barbecue. The pergola is perfect for open spaces. It is important to create active areas and relaxation zones. A garden comfortably be widely enjoyed by the whole family and friends.
If you have a small space it is not very useful to divide it into zones. Concentrate more on the selection of trees and plants. Preferably, do not put large trees that may be too big. Have a preference for small shrubs that are undemanding in terms of space. The floor covering is the subject of special care. The materials vary: tiles, stones, gravel, wood and others. The choice will be based on terrain and usage.