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  • Renovating anEstablished Landscape
  • Benefits of Buying an Older Home Charm and Character Quality Construction Established Landscaping
  • But Mature Landscaping Can Have Problems Disease or Decline
  • Mature LandscapingCan Have Problems Too much shade for turf.
  • Mature LandscapingCan Have Problems Overgrowth
  • Mature LandscapingCan Have Problems Or Not to Your Taste
  • If your yard makesyou feel like this…
  • …but you want to feel like THIS…
  • It’s Time to Make a Change
  • It May Take Some Work, But It Can Be Done“There must be something we can do”
  • “ Where Should I Start???”
  • Take ActionThe Action Begins with You, the Homeowner
  • Began to Get Your Landscape Thinking going Determine what you want by using a Landscape Design Planning Questionnaire. Don’t worry…we’ll give you one at the end of the presentation!!
  • Begin to Arm Yourself With Knowledge• Ask your local Clemson University Extension Office for a listing of Publications on landscaping. They will be glad to help you.• Purchase “how to do it” books from the book stores. These books are used as a guide, most are not for the Southeast.• Enroll in the courses “Landscape Design” and “Landscape Construction” taught as evening classes at Midland’s Technical College, southeast campus.
  • Arm Yourself with Knowledge Collect ideas and make a Landscape Notebook.
  • Get Ideas from Online Check out Pinterest.com
  • Observe Your Yard Over time Live with your existing landscape for one full year to evaluate what you have through all four seasons.
  • Step 1 : Site Inventory & Analysis Identify General Details of Existing Property Including:Pleasant Views to Enhance Structural Features Problems that to Camouflage Require Correction Style of Home and Neighborhood
  • Step 1 : Site Inventory and AnalysisPrivacy Screening
  • Step 1: Site Inventory & Analysis Identify General Details of Your Existing Property Including: Shady AreasSunny Areas Sloping Areas
  • Step 1 : Site Inventory and Analysis “Neighbor’s”Identify and Note Neighbor’s Unsightly Views, If any.
  • Step 2 : Yard Functions How is the Yard to Be Used? And by Whom?
  • 2nd Step: Yard Functions Personalized for you and your family.
  • Step 3 : The Design Process by the Homeowner Map Your Yard Inventory and Analyze Your Yard Design a Suitable Design
  • Landscape Design based upon Your Knowledge and Ideas
  • Beginning the Work Process Options Option 1. Hire a landscape contractor Option 2. Do it yourself Option 3. Do it yourself and help of a contractor
  • Step 3 : Work Process Options Hire a contractor Deep Pockets Just hire someone!!
  • Step 3 : Work Process Options Do it Yourself Less than Shallow Pockets Consider DIY
  • Step 3 : Work Process OptionsDo it yourself with the Help of a Contractor
  • 3rd Step: Reality Check Consider doing the work in stages Priority 1Pruning and Removing trees Clean-out Plant Beds Priority 2 Install Hardscaping Irrigation System Priority 3Foundation Plants & Perennial Turf Beds
  • Landscape Phases Complete Landscaping Section Landscaping Piece Meal Landscaping
  • 3rd Step: Reality Check Another option: By part of the yard.Front Yard Back Yard Side Yard
  • Getting Down to work Do Things in the Right Order !LANDSCAPE PREPARATION• Pruning up Trees• Removing Trees• Removing Unwanted Structures• Clean-out Plant Beds
  • Getting Down To Work Do Things in the Right Order!
  • Limbing-up Remove over hanging Limbs or remove Tree
  • Getting Down to Work Landscape PreparationGetting Rid of Unwanted Structures
  • Getting Down to Work Landscape PreparationGetting Rid of Unwanted Objects
  • Getting Down to Work Landscape PreparationClean out Plant Beds
  • Getting Down To Work Do Things in the Right Order!
  • Getting Down To Work Hardscape ConstructionBuild a Patio
  • Getting down to work Hardscape ConstructionBuild a koi Pond
  • Getting Down to Work Hardscape ConstructionBuild an Outdoor Kitchen
  • Getting Down To Work Hardscape Construction
  • Getting Down To Work Do Things in the Right Order!
  • Getting Down To Work Do Things in the Right Order!
  • Enjoy the Fruits of Your Labor! Relax! You did it!