Innovative Backyard & Front Garden Makeovers (Adelaide).
Most of us enjoy spending time relaxing, playing and entertaining friends at home. The backyard especially, becomes our private sanctuary we retreat to for peace and quiet, lay out on a lounge to get a Sun tan, protecting your skin with Sun lotion of course and fire up the ‘barbie’ as you enjoy a ‘coldie’.
It’s a safe place for children to play with the dog and, with great weather for most of the year, a space that brings the whole family together whether enjoying the pool or eating dinner at a table under the verandah.
Even though we spend so much time outdoors, our gardens aren’t often designed well because we haven’t put much, if any thought into a garden design that suits your families needs.
We all get inspired when watching TV shows showing backyard renovations and often say wouldn’t it be great if we had… followed by we should, followed by most of us doing nothing about it apart from attempting a few DIY improvements.
Maybe now it’s time to put those if’s and should’s into action with a garden makeover that’s been professionally designed to suit your space, that includes your wish list of features with different areas catering to all your families needs, followed by completion of the physical landscaping work by licensed landscapers.
The garden makeovers Adelaide homeowners dream about become reality when you use professional landscape designers from Living Pictures By Tony Stanton.
Whether you’re looking at updating your front garden to increase its street appeal or make it more useable, or you’re wanting a backyard makeover to transform your tired, unkept back garden into something you’ve only dared to dream, now is the right time to make it happen.
The following examples are projects Tony Stanton has designed for people just like you across Adelaide covering both the backyard and front garden.
Front Garden Makeovers
Increasing the ‘Curb Appeal’, that increases your properties value is a driving force for many, but instead of thinking about just looks, have you considered making it easier to go to the letter box which is currently difficult because you’re on a sloping block? Would you like a wider driveway to cater for the teens about to get their driver’s licence?
Good front garden makeovers Adelaide residents deserve can look stunning, and increase your lifestyle factor by being functional.
The makeover for this formal front garden compliments the colonial look of the house. The main focal point was a paved path leading out to a ‘Weeping Cherry’ tree bordered with ‘Purple Heart’ and ‘Korean Box’ using a circular design.
Read more about this formal front garden landscape design at Kingswood within our portfolio.
When facing sloping blocks, using retaining walls to split the garden up into levels is a popular way garden makeovers are handled across Adelaide’s steeper suburbs, such as Craigburn Farm. Many native plants were included and the walls allowed for creepers to be planted that, over time would cascade over.
Read more about this sloping landscape design at Craigburn Farm within our portfolio.
Need to add space for a caravan? After more secure or off-road parking? This front garden makeover at West Lakes had those wishes and more so asked Tony Stanton to come up with design solutions. Needless to say the advantages of using professional landscape designers paid off with regards to the beautiful looking and now fully functional result.
Read more about this front garden landscape design at West Lakes within our portfolio.
Backyard garden makeovers Adelaide home owners ask for mostly, revolve around adding features or garden design elements with different areas catering to all the family members, even the dog!
This courtyard garden makeover for a retired couple at Glenelg gave them a private place to sit, relax and take in the tranquil sounds of water gently splashing from the water fountain.
Read more about this courtyard landscape design at Glenelg North within our portfolio.
Not all garden makeovers Adelaide clients request have their backyard fence next to a National Park, but that was the case at Gilberton, with clients looking to blend their new back garden, while hiding the fence but increasing privacy to the view of the Gum trees with an informal, more Australian style. Lots of native plants helped provide colour to this native landscape design as well as attracting a few of the neighbours from over the fence. The Adelaide Rosellas are now part of their extended family.
Read more about this backyard landscape design at Gilberton within our portfolio.
Tony Stanton’s qualifications in Horticulture was an advantage that paid dividends for a family at Mawson Lakes. Wanting to block out the view of all the double story homes they were currently forced to look at, Tony selected and then placed plants in-front of the fence to not only hide the Colourbond but change the clients view dramatically. A retaining wall provided separation to a levelled lawn area from an outdoor entertaining area with table and chairs under a verandah.
Read more about this complete backyard makeover at Mawson Lakes within our portfolio.
Would You Like A Garden Makeover?
Have something in mind but need a plan? Ask Tony for help.
After booking the initial concept design meeting then completion of both your hardscape construction plans and softscape design plans, you’ll have a good idea of what the costs will be to transform your current backyard or front garden into the dream outdoor area you’re after.
Whether you’d like a formal or informal design, whether you have a small backyard to renovate, a courtyard garden to update or large back garden you’d like to transform, you can trust Tony Stanton to come up with innovative garden design solutions to match your lifestyle.
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