In this episode Rachel and the Successful Garden Design team look at how to create a stunning roof terrace garden. How to choose the right plants and how to correctly plan a small space garden. To visit Casa Aire de Lecrin guest house the episode was filmed in go to: http://www.casa-aire-de-lecrin.com Small Garden Secrets Video Series To get access to the Small Garden … [Read more...] about [DESIGN SHOW 17] – Roof Terrace and Small Garden Ideas
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Now, before you accuse me of unfairly knocking landscapers, I'm not. If I am knocking anything, it is what happens when there is no clear design process involved with creating a garden. Something that people often don't take into consideration, is the part a good design plays in creating a stunning garden. A lot of people incorrectly assume that if they call in a … [Read more...] about Garden Design SOS – Design rescue, AFTER the landscaper had finished…
Last week, we looked at how to know if your garden needs a pergola, and if so, how to place one correctly, so that it looks good. This week, we're going to take a closer look at the details of styling option available, of which there are many... The material types and sizes you choose for your garden pergola will have an enormous impact on how it will look. It's really, … [Read more...] about Garden Pergolas pt 2 – Styles and materials: What should you choose for your garden?
Having a pergola in the garden can be a very nice feature as it adds height and year round interest. However, it is critical that they are correctly situated otherwise it could end up looking out of place and a bit of an eyesore! As wonderful as a pergola can look, they certainly don't suit every type of garden, so how can you tell if it will work well in … [Read more...] about Garden Pergolas pt 1 – How to know if your garden needs one?