Creating a Professional Backyard Landscape

You can achieve a stunning landscape by creating a focal point and planning carefully. Landscape architect Maureen Smith shares simple steps on how to create a professional backyard landscape.

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Begin Planting

Once your plan is done, you can begin planting. Work your way out from your focal point, installing the largest elements first. This includes the trees and shrubs that will create a backdrop for the rest of your plants. To give your trees a healthy start, be sure to plant them properly.

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