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11 Landscape Design Ideas Shaping Up Your Summer Dream Home

Photo of a modern custom single-level suburban home on a sunny summer day
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Photo of a modern custom single-level suburban home on a sunny summer day
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Landscape design originally combines creativity and nature, with results that dazzle the mind and push the limits of aesthetics further. Seeing how popular our previous posts, “35 Lovely Pathways for a Well-Organized Home and Garden” and “15 Garden Design Ideas Turning Your Home Into a Peaceful Refuge” were, we decided to make today about landscaping ideas. We assume that there were times when you felt the area in front of your house needs improvement.

Well here you have it- 10 landscape pictures to keep that inspiration flowing when it comes to your outdoor courtyard!

Open kitchen with empty dining room table and chairs outside, against green fresh plants on background
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Let your mind wonder while you check out these landscaping photos below and figure out which pattern would best suit your own home. Are you interested in a rustic-like green decor? Or perhaps your house looks great next to some tall exotic palm-trees?

Take advantage of your climate in any way you can and don’t hold back from adding a fresh touch to your yard. Try expanding your vision from the design of the house- see what works and how the green labyrinths or patterns around could enhance the overall appearance of your property. Improvise: think of ways to bring color and life to your courtyard without aesthetic compromise.

Whether you hire a professional landscape architect or embark on this landscaping adventure yourself, we hope the ideas below will be of help. Have fun!

American traditional center hall colonial revival brick home with dormers.
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Still life of modern beautiful designed house with pool
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Modern Luxury Villa In The Tropics.
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Modern Island Home At Dusk.
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Dining area next to modern house and swimming pool
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"Modern, luxury and exotic villa in the tropic island. Visible are many villas in the luxury resort, beach chairs and tables, fantastic cloudscape, many palm trees and green grass in the yard.See more images like this in:"
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tropical garden
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A man standing taking a photo of his family friends sitting down for a barbecue.
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Small craftsman bungalow
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garden table
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Modern gardening in bungalow house
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