Contemporary Front Garden Design

The materials chosen here complement the modern style of the home and met the front garden legislation requirements to reduce the risk of flooding and gave sufficient space for three cars with turning, while allowing the clients a patio area to enjoy the morning sunshine.


Front garden with complex levels

Front gardens have to serve many purposes and this can be complicated by many changes of levels. This garden also had numerous routes around the property on this topsy-turvy house built into a slope. Planting beds divide and soften the space between the various necessary paths and driveway.

 


Small Front Garden Design

Front gardens have conflicting needs for parking, pedestrian access, complementing the home and, since 2008, front garden legislation to reduce flooding. This very small garden enables parking for two cars while the vertical planting on the house and trellis can be enjoyed when returning home and from the internal windows. The planting encourages birds and insects up close to the house.


Cottage Style Front Garden

This front garden design is a formal layout with plenty of space for the plantaholic owner to have lots of soft planting.