A landscape designer has offered several tips on how to set up a yard in the small city of Revelstoke, British Columbia. The area is rather small, and his tips reflect dealing with a limited area. He recommends getting acquainted with local conditions governing the yard. He advises digging a few test holes to determine the geological make up of the yard. He recommends planting a few trees for shade. He includes a photo of a yard for inspiration.
- There are a number of things to consider when planning to landscape from scratch often ranging to cost and style.
- When landscaping, there are a number of property intricacies to take into account such as view, lighting, shade, and noise, for example.
- Hardscaping can pose unique challenges due to the surface materials used and may involve some machine work.
“Installing your landscape over a number of months or even years is a cost-effective way and allows for a more thoughtful approach.”