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Choosing Stone and Hard Materials: Landscape Design Advisories / Chapter 8

Chapter 8 Choosing Stone and Hard Materials       Choose a Family of Stone and Hard Materials from the Beginning. It will save alot of problems if you considerately select the set of stone and hard materials you will be using together for your ‘palette’ before you begin to design your projects in any detail. You […]

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Designing Your Views: Landscape Design Advisories / Chapter 6

Chapter  6 Designing Your Views You can lead the eye wherever you want to. Create Your Views. In designing your views, there will be considerations particular to your own place, but certain broadly useful guidelines can be applied to help you solve your design puzzles. Work around existing features Make whatever you add complementary to […]

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Landscape Design Advisories: Chapter 4 / The Logic of your Property

Landscape Advisories Chapter 4 THE PATH TO UNIFIED LOGIC As with almost everything, thinking in relationships will lead to unity in the outcome. Any piece of your place that you alter or create affects other parts of a complex whole. Good design solutions come from looking for the best combined placement and shaping of the […]

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