It is very important to have the front of the home to look stylish and beautiful, as it is the first thing the guests witness when they visit your house. Ugly and untidy front of the house can create a bad impression in the minds of the visitors. In order to make the front of your house look attractive, you should make sure that your yard looks amazing and welcoming. Creating a good looking yard in a low budget is a challenge in itself, but still it is possible to achieve it successfully. A little knowledge about gardening, creativity, willingness and good planning can make sure that you have an attractive yard. Here are five ideas for front design of the house
Firstly, you will have to take the photos of your yard, this will help you to recognize which are the problem spots. Make rough plans about your existing yard and take a close look to the overall dimension of the front of the house and find which part is not properly set up, make a list of problems that are to be solved and of the assets that are the part of your yard. This will give you an idea about what is missing in your yard and what is at inappropriate place in your yard.
Collect all the resources that are available for free
Assemble all the free devices and materials that you can use for decorating your yard. Check what types of resources are available in the community. You can use bricks; outdoor lumbers and pavers recycled from the previous job in order to make your yard look attractive.
Reduce the size of the lawn
Reduce the size of the lawn by covering it paving, ground cover or attractive stones that are used for decorative purposes, you can also use easy to manage plant bedding. This will reduce the time required in the maintenance of the lawn, but will also save money, which you would spend on fertilizers and water.
Smartly save your time
Applying paving on the reduced portion of the lawn produces a long lasting area that requires very low maintenance, in fact just need occasional sweeping and dusting. Various other stone and gravels can save your time that you would spend in watering the whole lawn and cut the unwanted weed that may grow in the lawn.
Opt for Perennial plants
It is economical to choose perennial plants in plants in place of annual plants as annual plants blossom only for one year, on the other hand, perennial plants will provide beauty for more than one year.