August 10, 2011 Off

Small Backyard? No Problem

By in Landscaping

If your backyard is a bit smaller than you’d like it to be, but aren’t sure what to do in order to maximize your backyard’s landscaping capability.

Any Greenville landscaper can tell you, no matter what the size of the backyard, there is always something that can be done to get the most out of it.

One way to make your backyard feel better is the strategically position any outdoor sitting areas. If you design your backyard so that the areas where people congregate are capturing the widest view, your backyard will feel a lot larger than the alternative.

Adding an elevation change can also make your backyard feel larger than it is. Adding steps or platforms on different elevations can very unnoticeably make your backyard feel bigger. A landscaper in Greenville can help you design the perfect steps and platforms to get the most of your yard.

Using smaller-scaled furniture is another good idea. Pieces of furniture that are smaller tend the make the surroundings feel larger. Also using furniture that can maximize functionality while minimizing used space is something to look for.

Though it is nice, especially in the summer, to have a covered patio, a small backyard will open up much more if it is left uncovered. You also wont want to have any retaining walls or otherwise, as they will simply take up space.

There are a lot of things that can be done to maximize space. If you need any help on way to do this, contact a local Greenville landscaper to help you.

Written by Rich Regan - Blue Dot Landscaping - Visit Website

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