Hello and welcome to our Garden Outline of beautiful front yard landscape design ideas. Below you will find a summary of the benefits, main options and some design ideas we handpicked for you along with beautiful photos. Enjoy!
What are the benefits of front yard landscape designs?
- Enhances curb appeal
- Creates a welcoming environment when coming home everyday
- Helps provide energy efficiency to the home with trees for shade and well-placed plants to provide a cool breeze
- Allows for easier navigation to entrance and backyard areas for guests
- Keeps dirt, mud and water away from front entry
What are the main options for front yard landscape designs?
- Structures: driveway, front porch, portico, pergola, garage, walkway, retaining wall, steps
- Fence: picket, iron, wood, stone, stucco/cement, natural (hedge, tree)
- Gate: garden gate, wide driveway gate
- Walkway: stone, brick, gravel, pebble, concrete pavers, cement (slabs, poured)
- Landscaping features: waterfalls, pond, parterre, boxwood, plant/tree hedge, edging
What follows are beautiful photos of beautiful front yard landscape designs along with ideas we thought may be of interest to you. For even more design inspiration, try Front Porch Ideas, Front Porch Ideas with Flowers and Backyard Landscape Design Ideas. Enjoy and happy outdoor decorating!
1. Rock Patio Accent
Points of Interest ● irregular flagstone path ● ground topiaries flanking path ● brick courtyard pavers ● square river rocks patio accent ● glazed water jar ● hydrangea parterres
2. Decorative Step Tiles
Points of Interest ● gravel driveway ● stone edging ● inclined parterres ● terracotta-colored steps ● decorative tile accents on steps ● ground cover plants on lower part of parterre
3. Rock Waterfall
Points of Interest ● 2-level waterfall feature made of river rocks and stone slabs ● pond ● stairs with same stone slab material ● clapboard house siding ● stone veneer bottom siding
4. Diamond Boxwoods
Points of Interest ● diamond-shaped boxwoods ● two-level plant beds with retaining wall matching house facade ● flat terracotta roof design ● alternating tree and shrub inside boxwood
5. Gable on Gable
Points of Interest ● brick driveway ● three-door garage ● stone slabs with grass grout path ● vintage brass mailbox ● bronze bell-shaped pathway lights ● half circle pond with fountain
Points of Interest ● boxwood spheres lining the driveway and walkway ● stone retaining walls ● wrought iron automatic security gate ● trees near house to help with cooling
7. Tree-lined Driveway
Points of Interest ● giant oak tree arch lining driveway ● Greek revival style mansion ● symmetrical wraparound upper balcony ● abundance of french doors with transoms