In this spacious front garden, hedgerows serve as a boundary between houses, offering privacy and a clean border. Individual accent boulders dot the yard and create a visual contrast against the flat landscape.
After a fire burned the home to the ground, a Minnesota family rebuilt their home and worked with Southview Design to redo the landscaping. The new patio has Belgard Urbana pavers in various patterns, including an area cut out for plants. The natural stone boulders around the fire pit are made of Fond du Lac limestone.
This stunning outdoor space is perfect for entertaining on a hot day, with a large boulder water feature and waterfall that flows into the lengthy swimming pool. At either end of the pool, guests can enjoy a dip in the hot tub or relax under the pergola on the outdoor sectional sofa.
This gorgeous front entrance features a rock lined waterfall splashing down on a bed of rocks. Bright perennial and annual gardens surround the water feature for a lush, mountainous look. Stone columns frame the covered entrance hall leading to the front door.
This custom Gunite waterfall is highlighted with bridge rock and a boulder staircase. Natural jagged boulders mixed with a smooth stone walkway create a pleasing textural contrast. Mixed greenery and built-in lights highlight and color the beautiful landscaping.
The driveway of this modern home runs beside the backyard. As you turn into the yard you pass the boulder retaining wall creating a solid separation between the lawn to the driveway. A mulch section provides space for natural decoration from small plants bordering the retaining wall.
This backyard swimming pool is integrated with the Southwestern architecture of the home. A swim-up bar provides shaded space without leaving the pool, while beautiful boulders section off the spa area.