The design and architecture of modern homes is very different from that of homes designed in the past and it is really not a good idea to carry over traditional front yard landscaping into your modern home. The following are some of the front yard landscaping ideas that you need to consider when moving into you’re your modern home.
Flower beds– There is no doubt that flower beds have existed for decades. Although creating flower beds to spruce up your front yard is in the same way as it used to happen decades back, how you arrange your flower beds makes the difference. How you plant and arrange different flowers will spruce up your front yard in a negative or positive way. The flower would add more beauty to the space though but they must be of different colors because autonomous tones would turn the entire area dull, boring and bland. Try spending some money on hanging flower baskets, they can be hung near the entrance or front patio, you decide what their best place be because it’s your home.
Arch – Creating an arch on your front yard is one of the best modern front yard landscaping ideas you can buy into. Consider integrating the arch with the design of the fence and plant climbing flowering plants on either side of the arch to make your front yard lively and colourful.
Pathway – Why not create a dedicated pathway in your front yard to save grass and other plants in the yard from stress caused by heavy human traffic? You can indeed create a pathway of stones or concrete in a very appealing design.
Porch – Creating a porch in your immediate front yard is no doubt a very modern way of transforming the look and appearance of your front yard in a very positive way. Create a front yard porch and plant climbing flowering plants around it to give your front yard a unique welcoming look.
Water feature – Why not create a water feature in your front yard to make the space unique? A water feature does not need to be something costly. You may choose to create a small pond in the front yard. Consider throwing in some water plants and other elements for decoration.
Modern front yard landscape idea does not need to be an expensive affair. You only need to be creative and think out of the box to come up with a less costly but practicable ways of transforming the look and appearance of your front yard.