9 thoughts on “ A Landscape Of Its Own ”

  1. "A landscape is really a direct expression of a homeowner's tastes and attitudes, and it also can be a place that provides a thoughtful and deliberate spot for activities they wish to do," says Michael Miller, president of Walden Backyards.
  2. Whether it's a manicured front lawn, stone-paved pathway or intricate landscape design, landscapes benefit from the same attention to detail that the interior of your home does. Well-executed landscaping ideas can upgrade your home's entire aesthetic, and the right plants, flowers and shrubbery can greatly enhance your curb appeal by adding color, texture and even fragrance to your yard.
  3. A landscape all of its own James Fenton on the roof of Gaudí's masterpiece, La Pedrera Saturday 1 December The Guardian. I had the luck, the other day, to go up on the roof of Gaudí's.
  4. Think about what sort of people live in the landscape you have created, and how it affects them. Lancre, a mountain city-state in Terry Pratchett’s Discworld, is a great example of this. Its isolation fosters people with an insular view of their reality. They don’t know or understand much about the outside world.
  5. Get advice on the key factors to consider in your backyard plans, including drainage, sun exposure, traffic flow, privacy and maximizing views. When landscaping your home, it's crucial to get your design down on paper. Landscape plans do just that by turning ideas into visuals.
  6. In my own garden, I remember laying out an arbor, with its posts 10 feet high, and listening to trusted friends wondering whether it wasn’t “a little too tall.” Thankfully I stuck to my guns, and some 18 years later, wreathed in wisteria and anchored at the ground by clusters of pots, the arbor seems just right.
  7. Owning a lawn service is not for everyone. It takes a lot of inner drive and a certain amount of risk. However, if you are self-motivated and willing to take a leap then I will list some of the pros and cons for you to consider below. Pros of Owning a Lawn Service When you Continue reading "Owning Your Own Landscaping Business".
  8. In a recent landscape competition I had an image rejected as it showed St Pauls Cathedral in its own City landscape and the judge decided it was not a true landscape. He wanted to see fields and flowers. In an upcoming competition, 'Churches in the Landscape' again the rules have been stipulated that no urban/city landscapes are allowed.
  9. A landscape includes the physical elements of geophysically defined landforms such as (ice-capped) mountains, hills, water bodies such as rivers, lakes, ponds and the sea, living elements of land cover including indigenous vegetation, human elements including different forms of land use, buildings, and structures, and transitory elements such as lighting and weather conditions.

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