Rethinking the Front Lawn

Posted on Jul 2, 2011

Rethinking the Front Lawn

A lawn space in front of this home was just that — a space.  Redefining the lawn with flagstone, a fence and softscape that moves in the breeze and offers year-round color, turned it into a private oasis that is used for relaxing and entertaining.




Before – Water Guzzling Lawn

A Clean Slate for the New Design

Enclosing the New Court Yard Space

Creating a Permeable “Floor”

The New “Floor” Is a Sitting Area

Another Corner of the Court Yard

Attention to Details

A Dutch Door Welcomes Visitors