3 Landscaping Tips For A New Home

You are finally settling into your new home, but now you have to focus your attention on the outside. It is essential that you put time and effort into your landscape so that it is beautiful all year around. Depending on your new home’s current landscape, you might have to lay new soil and renovate the hardscaping features. Luckily, there are few simple tips you can follow to enhance the landscape of your new home.

Start Small

When starting to develop the landscape of your new landscape, your first instinct might be to start on the big projects such as a full garden or installing a deck.  Many new homeowners do not have a lot of experience in landscaping, so it is best to start small. If you want to start a garden, then begin by planting a few flowers at a time.  Go out a few hours at a time and lay soil and then decide which plants are best to grow. Once you finish one small project, you will get the momentum to accomplish something greater.

Create A Focal Point

When designing the landscape of your new home, you want to create a few focal points so that have balance.  You want to have a few features that can draw the eyes of your family and guests. When creating your garden, you want to have a few large and aesthetically plants that are the focal points.  A deck or a fire pit are great focal point options for any landscape.

Inspect Your Property

When moving into your new home, it is best to take a walk around your landscape so that you can plan out your design.  You want to know the best locations for various landscape features such as your future garden. Make sure that you are planting your garden in a spot that receives the most sunlight.  You want to make sure that you have enough space to install all of the features your family requests. Depending on the square footage, you might have to decide between a patio or a pool.


If you have a unique, personal landscaping project in mind, contact TDH Landscaping. We will work with you to combine your vision with our renowned expertise and experience to make it happen. We have been in business for over fifty years, and our goal is to give every landscape a curated touch while offering the knowledge to keep your residential outdoor area beautiful all year long. Give us a call today at 410-692-0050, send us an email at Sales@tdhnl.com, or fill out our contact form here to get the process started. Keep up with our blog for more updates and helpful tips, and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Youtube, and Houzz!

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