One way to create a space that reflects your personality is tailoring the look of your home exterior and there are many cheap landscaping ideas you can do on your own that are high impact without a high price tag. Creating a beautiful and modern yard doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, the gorgeous and expensive contemporary gardens in the magazine are possible today, thanks to creative designer who use materials and plants that was easily sourced. Architects and landscapers wanted to re-use creative materials that were low-maintenance, cheap or even free plants that required a little care or water.
First, you need to consider the space you have and you use. A cheap landscaping idea that creates good visual impact is the use of pavers and ground cover, but if you have unused ground space or bare earth you’d like to cover, you can choose recycled or broken pavers in a mosaic pattern. Don’t buy raised beds or planters from a gardening store if you have what you need in your home to grow flowers or vegetables. A combination of grasses add texture, color and modern look to your garden and it also low-maintenance and it’s not breaking your budget. Some grasses that worth adding to your space include blue oatgrass, flax, little bluestem and etc.