If you have private house, you, undoubtedly, were fairly lucky. After all the house can be equipped at characteristic desires and opportunities.
And if inside everything is remarkable and beautiful, there is a stylish furniture, is pure and well-groomed, there is a wish that also the design of the yard of the private house was also faultless.
In article we will tell how to improve the territory of the yard of the private house by prime efforts.
It is optional to attract for this purpose venerable professionals, landscape designers who, of course, will help, but thus the yard of the private house will begin to reflect to some extent their characteristic ideas and vision.
And if you wish that all types in the yard of your house was individual and completely suited you, it is terminating, it is better to make out its landscape project self-contained, without any pressure and helps from outside.
On what it is necessary to concentrate correctly and ergonomically to issue the yard of the house:
If the site irregular, has holes, hills and other shortcomings of a landscape, it is necessary to level it if it is terminating, you do not want to give to the yard a type of the Alpine hills. If a site enough larger sizes, are possible, even it is necessary to use the help of the grader. But then you are expected by the smooth territory in which it is possible to show the design imagination somehow and to issue any landscape decor.
Think of a fence. Perhaps, you have a solid brick fence. However, such way to be fenced off from world around it becomes gradual the unpopular. Now even more often people decorate the yards with graceful green hedges, following an example of the developed western countries. Include such fence in the project and will see how it will decorate the yard.
The exact planning means existence on a site as solar zones for cheerful games with children and suntan on the sun in the summer, and shady secluded places where it is possible to plant shade-loving plants and even to put an arbor if the area of a site allows.
Surely think over good illumination of a site including resolve it an issue for a backyard.
Of course, once at projection climatic features considers the region where, actually, the house and is. If it is the hot South, it will be beautiful to look lanes, issued by a grapevine. And here in the north of such decor will be to anything.
Landscaping of the yard has to have something in common and correspond to design of the house.
Be not overzealous with decoration of the yard. Better the mash of the stylistic elements taken unclear from where there are less than details, but qualitative and thought over, than. Do not hurry if it is necessary — read books on design, look at the corresponding sites, estimate different ideas.
That it is necessary to find out before starting arrangement of the yard, the most important and important questions:
Solve, whether there will be on your house adjoining site a kitchen garden, or, perhaps, you want to plant the hands some fruit trees.
Whether placement on a bath site plans your landscaping. If yes, that, perhaps, want to break a pond near a bath or to establish a font. It needs to be thought over in advance. It will also be necessary to make and padding illumination of this zone.
the parking for a car will be necessary. As a rule, living in the private house, it is impossible to do without car therefore the small concrete platform is planned always.
If you have children or often there come grandsons, it is possible, the small playground will be necessary. The beautiful corner very much will be pleasant to children.
Surely plan a recreation area, even if also the small. There it is possible to build a brazier, to make nearby a summer kitchen, to put tables, benches, over time to break an arbor, to plant flowers.
Whether the pool on a site is planned.
In each case of requirement will be individual. Someone does not need a playground, and someone will quietly do and without bath. But the modern ideas of design and individual projects will easily solve any problem of planning.
Important nuances which will help to plan a landscape of the house adjoining territory better:
If conceived to do a playground, it has to be looked through from house windows. It will allow parents to keep an eye constantly on the children, controlling their safety. Also this zone will need padding irradiating and an interesting decor.
Recreation area it is ideal to arrange behind the house. It will hide the relaxing people from curious eyes of neighbors and will allow to make an outdoor recreation better.
The platform for a car too will be best of all to look on a backyard. The forefront of the yard — this person who has to be beautiful, well-groomed, presentable. And it is better to conduct all repair, dirty and other technical work far from eyes. Also think over that the platform for a car had good irradiating.
Between various zones of a site it is necessary to make qualitative solid paths. It is for this purpose especially good to use the modern qualitative gravel or filling brick. Do not forget to establish a border if paths bulk, it helps them not to collapse. If there is a desire, it is possible to improve the yard the asphalted footpaths.
In the depth of the yard, even small, it is possible to arrange a garden and the kitchen garden. Gardening and improvement — almost synonyms.
If you wish that from all directions the yard the house and the adjacent territory looked attractively and harmoniously, estimate the scale, a landscape and the opening prospect immediately, having looked at the house from all directions. Also look from a balcony, from a terrace, from a porch and t of. It will help to notice and eliminate shallow flaws which, perhaps, were invisible at direct survey.
Plants in the yard
By what rules it is necessary to be guided at a choice of suitable gardening of the yard:
Have no coniferous plants, even dwarfish on terraces and verandahs in tubs. Though the landscape with them also looks very decoratively and gracefully, but to you will bother to clean the hands every morning their needles. The internal covered yard is also not designed for that coniferous trees and bushes grew in it.
The best ideas of gardening include the unpretentious plants which are not demanding some superpersonal care.
About the pool, a pond and other decorative reservoirs it is better not to plant deciduous plants. Though picturesquely the weeping willow over a pond looks, but the fallen leaves will litter all pond. In this case small fishes if you part them can be lost even. The pond means a graceful decor and the corresponding irradiating.
It is good to decorate the site with plants in the form of a green hedge. Such decor perfectly looks and gives picturesquenesses. Use for this plant of average height. Low bushes will not provide a privacy, and too high will carelessly look, and behind them will difficult look after, cut.
If there is an opportunity and some design ideas and skills, it would be quite good to break bright flower beds on a site or to make picturesque beds with different flowers. And correctly chosen irradiating will make gardening even more picturesque.
If a site small, in this case designers recommend to take missing space “from air”. That is planning has to go up, doing by the hands of a hill, including Alpine, ledges, cascades etc. To apply the principle of vertical gardening. Such decoration of the yard besides very attractively and gracefully looks.
What decorative elements best of all will approach to make arrangement of the yard of the private house complete:
Sculptures. And than more your yard, especially unwieldy sculptures will suit it. To the contrary, in a small compact court yard the same graceful small sculptures will be best of all to look.
Decorative arches. Especially well they look in the summer. Usually they are twined an ivy or still any climber. Correctly the fitted irradiating will emphasize their decorative effect.
Decorative reservoirs. It can be small twigs, streams, even the falls. Surely consider this important point. About a reservoir it will be especially pleasant to be during a summer heat. And you will tell thanks to for a construction of such reservoir still more than once.
If the house is executed in rural style, for example, like the Ukrainian hut, logically and to decorate it with clay pots, a wattled fence and similar elements. That is it is important to adhere to the common style of a structure and to support him in all elements.
Very much it will be pleasant to children if you place on perimeter of a site of amusing gnomes, fairies, other fairy tale characters. With them it is possible to play, and they give a look to a site picturesque and a little magic.