This home went from being ordinary to extraordinary, and a fresh coat of paint certainly helped. The fence that divides the yard is something we are seeing more of, as homeowners are using the opportunity to turn their lawn into a water-saving garden AND a front yard patio. With its stone riverbed crossing under the wood fence, and the walking path, this is a beautiful home. Click on the Before and After photos to see a larger version of these shots.
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Though the yard is not very steep, the homeowners were able to create three distinct tiers in their yard.
Stepping Stones, lighting and dark ground cover add a lot of character to the top half of the yard.
This lovely fence in the front is a key accent to the whole yard.
More detail of the upper tier of the yard, with a variety of plants and rocks.