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Enhance Your Outdoor Space with these Easy Steps for a Beautiful Summer Landscape

Enhance Your Outdoor Space with these Easy Steps Towards a Beautiful Summer Landscape

While it may be tempting to simply add outdoor features, lights, or electronics to your yard, it is sometimes more productive to figure out what exactly you need in your landscape.

Building a great outdoor space for your home involves so much more than just adding to your landscape. While it may be tempting to simply add outdoor features, lights, or electronics to your yard, it is sometimes more productive to figure out what exactly you need in your landscape. This process can be as simple or as complex as the amount of maintenance that is required for your landscape. However when it is complete, you will be left with a beautiful backyard to enjoy for the warmer months to come.

Step 1: Cleaning up Your Landscape

One of the best ways to figure out what you need for your landscape is to polish the existing features and space that you have. Simple landscape maintenance, such as trimming your lawn or clearing your garden of weeds and dead flowers can show you the exact amount of space that you are working with. This will allow you to plan and design your next landscape additions with a clear image of the finished product in your mind.

Step 2: Create a Clear Focal Point of Your Outdoor Space

Once you have cleaned up your landscape and determined what it is you need or want for your outdoor space, it is important to create a focal point for your design. Center your space around an outdoor feature such as a gazebo or your in-ground swimming pool. If you do not have a central point, a clean yard and fresh new landscape will enable you to decide what it is you are looking for, such as a new outdoor feature or a patio to entertain guests. After you choose which part of your yard is the central focus, you will be able to accessorize your landscape with a beautiful new fence, plants, or flowers to perfectly frame the look of your design.

Step 3: Enhance Your Design with Accessories

When the framework of your design is complete, you will want to accessorize your outdoor space with colors and accessories that make your landscape feel like an extension of your home. Add accessories such as beautiful flowers along your fence or gazebo, or add soft lighting to your fence or walkway for summer evenings. These personal touches will make your new outdoor space the perfect place to entertain and enjoy the warmer days at home.

Let Michael Bryan Landscapes Design Your Outdoor Living Space

When you work with Michael Bryan Landscapes, you are bringing your landscaping vision to life with a team of experts who are committed to the quality of their work on your home. Whether you want to design a landscape for your outdoor space, build a deck, or install a stone patio, our team of experts is ready to help you make it happen. Since 2009, we have served Maryland and Northern Virginia with a variety of landscaping, hardscaping, design, and installation services that not only keep your outdoor space looking great but working as efficiently as possible to meet the needs of your family throughout the year. If you are ready to get started with your landscaping project or service today, call us at 443-203-1951 or email us at sales@michaelbryanlandscapes.com. Be sure to check us out on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and Pinterest for updates and weekly landscaping tips!

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