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Small Garden Ideas and Designs

Beautifully detailed pied a terre
Beautifully detailed pied a terre
Roy Brooks Estate Agents Ltd
Home Exposure
Inspiration for a small contemporary back partial sun garden for summer in London with a retaining wall and gravel.
House Refurbishment & Extension, Highbury
House Refurbishment & Extension, Highbury
Trevor Brown Architects
Photo of a small contemporary back formal garden for spring in London with a bbq area.
Clapham Family Home - Garden
Clapham Family Home - Garden
Emily Rennie Design
We were able to adapt the space to create a welcoming and inviting environment with a few simple changes. Having removed the large circular table and benches, the circular area was filled with an off-cut of faux grass (found on ebay) which freed up the space. The grey brick wall has been covered with wooden feather board cladding and trellising which has been painted in a stone colour and a variety of new and colourful plants and small trees have been introduced to soften the look. The addition of the mirror on the right side, reflects light and gives the illusion of extra space.
Porcelain paving with a tile inlay to zone the comfortable seating
Porcelain paving with a tile inlay to zone the comfortable seating
Georgia Lindsay Garden Design
Nathalie Priem
Small contemporary garden in London with a potted garden.
Hungerford Road
Hungerford Road
Studio 22a Architects
Inspiration for a small world-inspired back formal partial sun garden for summer in London with a pond and natural stone paving.
Battersea Family Home
Battersea Family Home
Imperfect Interiors
This lovely Victorian house in Battersea was tired and dated before we opened it up and reconfigured the layout. We added a full width extension with Crittal doors to create an open plan kitchen/diner/play area for the family, and added a handsome deVOL shaker kitchen.
Thigpen Residence
Thigpen Residence
Chris Corbett Design
Neil Michael - Axiom Photography
This is an example of a small modern courtyard fully shaded garden in Sacramento.
Garden Design, Calton Avenue, 1
Garden Design, Calton Avenue, 1
Kate Eyre Garden Design
Kate Eyre Garden Design
Design ideas for a small contemporary front formal garden in London with a garden path and gravel.
Beach Contemporary
Beach Contemporary
Living Gardens Landscape Design
Succulent wall
Small contemporary back garden in Orange County with a living wall.
Seattle Cozy Patio
Seattle Cozy Patio
SCJ Studio Landscape Architecture
In Seattle's Fremont neighborhood SCJ Studio designed a new landscape to surround and set off a contemporary home by Coates Design Architects. The narrow spaces around the tall home needed structure and organization, and a thoughtful approach to layout and space programming. A concrete patio was installed with a Paloform Bento gas fire feature surrounded by lush, northwest planting. A horizontal board cedar fence provides privacy from the street and creates the cozy feeling of an outdoor room among the trees. LED low-voltage lighting by Kichler Lighting adds night-time warmth . Photography by: Miranda Estes Photography
Horizontal Cedar Fence
Horizontal Cedar Fence
Allied Fence Co
This is an example of a small traditional back garden in Atlanta with a water feature.
Playhouse ~ 8×12 Brandywine metal roofing
Playhouse ~ 8×12 Brandywine metal roofing
Jamaica Cottage Shop Inc
A beautiful playhouse with an overall height of ten feet. It can be converted to a very attractive storage shed when the kids out grow it. Reminiscent of old Victorian houses, the steep rooflines and graceful dormer add a fresh style to boring backyard sheds. The two 2x2 opening windows fill the 96 square feet with lots of light making this quaint little cottage irresistible for the kid inside us all. The single door in the dormer is complemented with large double doors on the gable end allowing bulky items to fit in the shelter.
Daniel Island Landscape Enhancements & Maintenance
Daniel Island Landscape Enhancements & Maintenance
YardWorks
formal grass & shrubs in front of traditional Daniel Island home.
Photo of a small classic side driveway partial sun garden in Charleston with a potted garden.
Contemporary Landscape Design for a Narrow Back Yard in Napa, CA
Contemporary Landscape Design for a Narrow Back Yard in Napa, CA
Dig Your Garden Landscape Design
Napa, CA residence, adjacent to a steep rock hillside. My design solutions included a contemporary redwood horizontal fence to help screen the view of the hillside along with arbors for vines that help to break up the long narrow space. I designed a triangular-shaped pergola with decorative panels from "Parasoleil" that serves as an artful focal point while providing interesting shade patterns that casts its delightful shadow along fence and patio and bench below, changing its position as the sun moves throughout the day. The landscape design includes angular planting beds, concrete pavers surrounded by gravel and a small lower-water lawn for the family to enjoy. The photos show the just planted low-water plants, vines and olive trees and again after a couple of months. Drawings, Design and Photos © Eileen Kelly, Dig Your Garden Landscape Design
Stepping Stone Sideyard
Stepping Stone Sideyard
Plan-it Earth Design
Stepping stones lead you to...
Design ideas for a small classic back partial sun garden for spring in Portland with a garden path and natural stone paving.
Wildlife Friendly Front Garden
Wildlife Friendly Front Garden
Fenton Roberts Garden Design
Jo Fenton
Design ideas for a small classic front driveway full sun garden for summer in London with a garden path and natural stone paving.
Grace Design Associates
Grace Design Associates
Margie Grace - Grace Design Associates
"National Designer Show House at the Historic Greystone Estate in Beverly Hills" ** Our overaching theme was "It's definitely NOT your granddad's mansion anymore!"
Modern Landscape
Modern Landscape
Design ideas for a small modern back formal partial sun garden in Denver with an outdoor sport court, natural stone paving and a water feature.
The Lemon Tree Trust Garden
The Lemon Tree Trust Garden
Tom Massey Landscape & Garden Design
THE LEMON TREE TRUST GARDEN A garden inspired by the resilience, determination and ingenuity of refugees living in Domiz camp in Northern Iraq, was unveiled at the 2018 RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The Lemon Tree Trust garden, designed with the input of refugees, highlighted the unexpected beauty hidden in the camp. The garden was designed to be used as a space to begin to organise the chaos inherent in forced migration, while also providing a sense of normality, wellbeing, peace and civility to broken lives. Beautiful yet drought tolerant planting educated visitors about the type of plants refugees grow in the camp. Ingenious vertical planting, inspired by refugees’ use of everyday objects, and including input from refugees themselves, provided ideas for planting in limited spaces. Trees laden with fruit, including figs, lemons and pomegranates, provided scent and crops to harvest. Brutal, harsh materials, such as concrete and steel, widely available in the camps, were elevated with techniques such as polishing, casting and crafting into patterns and intricate Islamic inspired designs. Colourful and textural planting softened the hard materials. Cooling and calming water flowed throughout the space, collected in channels and pools, recycled and pumped back through the brimming central Islamic inspired fountain, representing the importance of grey water reuse and the many makeshift fountains refugees have built in their own gardens in Domiz camp. Tom Massey progressed to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, with a 10x13m Main Avenue garden, after two successful show gardens at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. The garden was built by award winning contractor Landscape Associates and was awarded an RHS Silver-Gilt medal. The Lemon Tree Trust supports the development of urban agriculture and greening innovation for refugees and displaced people, promoting food production, well-being and community: lemontreetrust.org Photographs by Britt Willoughby Dyer
Outer Sunset Landing
Outer Sunset Landing
Seed Studio Landscape Design
photo by Seed Studio, editing by TR PhotoStudio
This is an example of a small modern back formal full sun garden in San Francisco with a fire feature and decking.
Whether you want inspiration for planning a small garden renovation or are building a designer garden from scratch, Houzz has 29,492 images from the best designers, decorators, and architects in the country, including Georgia Lindsay Garden Design and Studio 22a Architects. Look through garden photos in different colours and styles and when you find a small garden design that inspires you, save it to an Ideabook or contact the Pro who made it happen to see what kind of design ideas they have for your home. Explore the beautiful small garden ideas photo gallery and find out exactly why Houzz is the best experience for home renovation and design.
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