Courtyard Garden Design Manicured foliage and a meandering walkway break up the yard, creating a gracious courtyard garden in front of this ranch-style home. Treated concrete on the front walkway contributes an earthy, rustic texture that complements the home's older stone elements. Gardens Ideas, Courtyards Gardens, Front Courtyards, Dreams House, Front Yards, Curb Appeal, Gardens Design, Front Walkways, Ranch Style Home
Dress Up Your Walkway Transform your front walk into a stylish statement by edging it in easy-care plants such as variegated hosta and boxwood. Conjure even more magic by putting a gentle curve in the path; it will offer your walkway with a soft, gentle look.
Make a grand entry in a weekend Even with a small budget, there are ways to draw attention to your front door. Molding acts like an architectural eyeliner when applied to the sides and top of the doorway. Notice how the white door casing makes this door pop! ...
Redo Your Front Door A new front door -- or just a fresh coat of paint on the existing one -- adds immediate appeal to your home's facade. Weigh pros and cons of various materials such as wood, vinyl, fiberglass, and metal, and pick one that suits your home's style and your budget.