Small gardens to copy: original ideas

As often happens, small spaces are interesting challenges and so too small gardens they can offer inspirations and solutions to copy. Certainly the choice of how to organize an overdraft must always be linked to the needs and desires of those who will have to live it. There may be those who love greenery so much that they want to fully exploit it for plants and those who see it more as an additional room, to be completed with a cooking space. But, however small, gardens can be extremely flexible spaces, open to compromise and where multiple functions can coexist.

The borders of the small gardens

One of the first ideas to copy in small gardens is the walls and the flooring. In the first case, the advice is to find the right height of the garden borders. Without taking away too much light, having the right privacy is definitely the right choice. Also because vertical surfaces become an important resource: if it’s not about hedges, they can however be covered with greenery with creepers. Even the idea of ​​having shelving it can help to have an added space, where plant pots can also be stored. The appearance of the flooring on the other hand, it concerns the possibility of organizing garden areas: seats and furnishings look better on flat surfaces and next to slabs in ceramic and boards of wood there are infinite possibilities to alternate with a prato. Generally the roofs are contiguous to the internal spaces from which you access the garden, but the walkways must also be considered.

Small gardens like rooms

The idea of ​​adding a cover inside the garden immediately becomes a tool to give a function to a delimited area. It can be a pergola or it can be a Beach umbrella but generally it will be the way to identify the area dedicated to relaxation or, if there is space for a table to dine outdoors. Fixed structures offer the advantage that they can also be used as structures where to grow climbing plants, the temporary ones can instead be moved to a possible organization. There are also interventions that can bring about a structural configuration partitions, raised volumes and especially the planters that with their profiles can create a walkway and offer many possibilities even working on different altitudes

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Small gardens: ideas and inspirations

Among the original ideas to copy in small gardens we really find many solutions. From the formal ones where you can move away from the more traditional ideas with finishes in Stone e fountains and hardly any plants, to the most daring with small ones pool or real jungles that frame a luci e contemporary furnishings. Without forgetting the possibility of exploiting the small gardens with the barbecue o masonry kitchens. Even the decoration can help to bring a touch of personality with new and unconventional solutions such as full-length mirrors or frames on the walls.


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