Overview

Designing Front Yards will show you exactly how to create an exciting front yard design and eliminate all the confusion.

There are ...
See more details below
Designing Front Yards

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$8.99
BN.com price

Overview

Designing Front Yards will show you exactly how to create an exciting front yard design and eliminate all the confusion.

There are 78 detailed pages and numerous pictures on topics such as the foundation planting, plants along your walkway, driveway plants, inexpensive landscape ideas and much, much more.
Learn about the following and make your front yard stand out from the crowd!


Use this book to find out about the following:


Inexpensive ideas for walkways, plants, walls, etc.
Lots of professional landscape pictures. Some have won awards.
Creating a front foundation planting without mistakes.
Easy design concepts to follow (eliminate the confusion).
Landscape trees – where, what and how many to plant.
Color in the landscape – easy, beautiful perennials and how to lay them out.
Avoid costly mistakes with three great tips.
Driveway plantings.
Additional beds – should you?
The value of landscaping…yes I mean money! What does landscaping do to your home value?


I designed and wrote this book because I understand that many homeowners want a professional and sensational looking front yard design but don't know how to achieve this on their own. In this book I share how I create designs for my clients and by following my tips, you will be able to have a design that looks very professional, including the following.


A sensational looking planting design.
A design that is above and beyond what you mostly see.
A landscape that looks as if it were professionally designed.
A design that you can be proud of and where people say "wow".
A landscape with healthy plants.
Choosing the right plants for your home.
Landscaping which adds value to your home.


Read about these great professional tips and ideas which I have used over the last 15 years to create award winning designs!
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Jacki Cammidge
This e-book is perfect for planning your landscaping. The points that Susan makes about choosing the plants are known by landscape designers, horticulturists and other professionals, not so much the general public.

Susan goes into great detail about what to plant where, to get a well balanced and beautiful landscaping plan. Using the guidelines in this book will get you well ahead when it comes to your design!
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013490758
  • Publisher: Susan Schlenger
  • Publication date: 11/18/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 541,171
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author

Susan Schlenger is a professional landscape designer with a degree in Landscape Architecture. She works in New Jersey but also provides landscape designs for homeowners throughout the U.S.

With over 14 years experience with designing landscapes, this information is valuable for both homeowners and landscapers wanting great design tips for creating beautiful and unique front yard designs.

Many of her designs have won awards and she has been featured in numerous publications, such as the Robb Report Collection, Backyard Landscape Magazine, Lawn and Landscape, etc. One of her very special designs was featured on the Nate Berkus show in 2011.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)