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GARDEN DESIGN IDEAS • TOPSHAM
Whatever size or shape of the garden. We are here to help. We have many years of experience designing gardens of all shapes and sizes. Including Contemporary, Traditional and Urban Zen Garden, in Topsham.
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CHOOSING YOUR TYPE OF GARDEN DESIGN • TOPSHAM
Is a good idea to choose the style of garden, for your design in Topsham.
GARDEN DESIGN STYLES • CONTEMPORARY • TRADITIONAL • URBAN ZEN • TROPICAL • PRAIRIE • URBAN ZEN GARDEN DESIGN • DESIGNER TOPSHAM
BEING SYMPATHETIC TO YOUR PROPERTY • GARDEN DESIGN · DESIGNER TOPSHAM
It’s a good idea to complement your property when designing your garden, Topsham.
Most styles of garden design will work with most types of properties. The key is to always use quality hard landscaping materials. When designing your garden. And avoid anything gimmicky. Which may date over time.
NATURAL STONE PAVING • GARDEN DESIGN • TOPSHAM
Natural stone paving will look great in any garden design setting. It works well in both contemporary and traditional gardens design, Topsham.
SANDSTONE PAVING • GARDEN DESIGN TOPSHAM • DESIGNER
Sandstone paving works well in most types of garden designs. It’s got a quality feel. With an unfussy appearance. Select mixed sizes for a traditional feel. Autumn brown works well for a traditional garden design.
For a more contemporary feel. Lay single-size stones. In an offset stretcher bond pattern. Kandula grey works well in a large single-sized stone. 900 x 600mm. Sandstone paving is great value for money. It’s easy to clean and hardwearing.
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Slate is rich in colour. With a luxurious feel. It looks great for the front of the house. For porches and pathways. It’s pretty stain resistant. And hardwearing. Make sure the stones are thicker exterior tiles. As the thinner tiles are prone to frost damage.
Granite has a contemporary feel. It’s available in a variety of shades. All of which have that granite sparkle. Opt for a slightly textured stone. As the smooth stone can be slippy in wet and frosty weather. It does benefit from sealing. To prevent staining from the top and bottom of the stones.
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Paving is functional and practical. Paving is great for creating a usable space for seating and dining. Paths are a great way of linking key areas in your garden design, topsham. Edging setts can be used as borders, And to break up large areas of paving. Edging can add definition to paths and can be used to edge lawns.
Natural stone is a perfect choice for coping stones. Great for walls and treads and risers for steps. Why not opt for treads made of thick sandstone with a bullnose edge.
Materials include ⋅ sandstone paving ⋅ granite paving ⋅ porcelain ⋅ Slate paving.
Decking is a great way to add a seating area to any garden design. It’s great for uneven areas. Or areas where there is a distinct change in level. They work well with bi-fold doors. Creating a seamless transition from – kitchen to the alfresco dining area. Decking is also useful for creating raised walkways. Creating that boardwalk feel.
Materials include softwood and luxurious hardwood decking. Composite decking boards and now available in a variety of finishes ⋅ natural ⋅ pre-colored ⋅ faux aged timber. They offer a durable and low-maintenance product.
Boards are available in both smooth and grooved finishes. Some boards have both! Fixings include stainless steel screws for hardwood decking and hidden screws systems. Maintenance includes cleaning with a decking cleaner and jet washing. Hardwood decking will also benefit from periodic oiling. Enhancing its color and sheen!
Fencing provides both privacy and security. Traditional fencing includes both feather edge and lap panels. Both offer great value. Feather edge is generally easier to install in uneven gardens. Slatted fences will give a contemporary feel to any garden design. Finishes include both softwood and hardwood boards. Cladding can also be used to masks unsightly areas. Or to clad garages and garden rooms.
Avoid the creosote and opt for better quality fence treatments. These include Sadolin and barn paint. Why not add extra height by adding trellis. And soften with climbers. Such as clematis and Trachyspermum.
Why not add an artificial lawned area to your garden design, topsham. Virtually maintenance-free and can be enjoyed all year round. Pet and child-friendly!
Extend the party well into the night by adding a fire pit and lighting into your garden design. Options include stone or metal pits. Lighting can be zoned and controlled by a wise box. Lighting options include LED spotlights, uplighters, and recessed decking & paving lights.
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Create an intimate space for entertaining friends and family. Create an outdoor room, using rendered walls and raised beds. Create a tropical paradise by combining bladed phormiums with palms and ferns. Add a splash of colour. Blue aliums, white agapanthus, and red crocosmia. Screen areas with evergreen bamboo and add carex grass for interest and movement.
Extend the party into the night by adding zoned LED lighting for you garden design topsham.
Add a classic traditional garden design, topsham. Opt for sandstone paving and herring bone brick paths. Soften your garden design with traditional planting. Box hedging & lavender hedges. Screen areas with white jasmine climbers or photina screens. Add box balls and topiary shapes to your garden design, topsham. Add some colour to your garden design. Pink and white Guara, heleniums and echinacea. Create sandstone paths to link areas of your garden design topsham. Adding contrast and breaking up your lawn area.
Deckings looks great in any garden design, Topsham. Decking is warm underfoot and a great way to link different areas. Especially with height changes. Hardwood is rich in colour and luxurious. Softwood is great value. Available in both smooth and grooved boards. Soften with planting. Phormiums, box balls and pittosporum. Add alliums and crocosmia for colour.
RETAINING WALLS ⋅ SLEEPER ⋅ RENDER ⋅ CLADDING
Retaining walls are a great way of adding interest to your garden design topsham. Great for terracing a garden design. Or adding interest around paving and beds. Oak sleepers look great in both contemporary and traditional garden designs topsham. And great for creating raised beds for planting. Sleeper retaining walls look great with tropical planting. Phormiums, tree ferns, Agapanthus and iris.
White rendered walls are a great additional to any contemporary garden design space. Add box balls, grasses and pittosporum tomb thumb. Add canna lilies for a splash of colour.
Contemporary slatted fencing is a great way to add interest to your contemporary garden design topsham. Contemporary slatted fencing will create a great back drop to any garden design planting scheme. Slatted fencing can be used to mask unsightly areas and updated tired fencing.
Finishes: hardwood, softwood and painted slats.
Artificial grass is not only low maintenance. But looks great 365 days of the year. Enabling you to enjoy your garden throughout the year! Whatever the weather.
Artificial grass is extremely realistic and natural in appearance. And will add interest to any type of garden design topsham. Great for a small, enclosed courtyard garden design. And will work well in both shady and damp garden areas. It can also be used in your front garden to great effect!
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