Urban Oasis – Front Yard
In the city, your home is often tucked next to neighbors on a busy street. Embracing the draw of urban living and bringing the lively energy of the city into your daily life can be overwhelming. Creating a charming front yard amid the urban setting is an enjoyable but perplexing task. These small front yards present an opportunity to go beyond the usual and embrace landscaping ideas that are as alluring as the very soul of your house.
Visitors are encouraged to take their time and savor the moment as they stroll along this stone pathway that winds across the front yard to a seating area. These strategically positioned seating places provide a place of calm—an escape from the hectic daily life. Whether it’s a small bench tucked under a tree or a bistro set gracing the front porch, they invite you to stay and take in the peace and quiet amidst the bustle of the city. Adding stepping stones or pavers to the walkway to draw attention to it while guiding visitors with each leisurely step.
As you combine components, keep in mind that your front yard’s charm comes not only in its aesthetic appeal but also in its capacity to express your distinct personality and tastes. Let your front yard represent your interests and passions, whether they are a herb garden, a gallery showcasing regional artwork, or a commitment to a particular theme or cultural influence.
Here some ideas for creating your own front yard urban oasis.