Updated: Oct 31
In this case study, we demonstrate how we transformed and updated this home exterior in Colleyville, Texas from an out-of-date, monochromatic look to a colorful, contemporary curvilinear design using low-maintenance native plants and a well-designed landscape lighting scheme.
Watch The Landscape Makeover
The Front Yard
The Old Look
The outer beds were filled with monochrome Monkey grass and Asian Jasmine groundcovers.
Long, monochrome hedges obscured the front of the house.
Straight lines and squared off shrubs created a blocky look.
What the Home Owner Wanted
The home owner wanted a fresh look that used a variety of textures and colors to make the home more open and inviting and brighten the brick work while offering low maintenance.
Brick work and windows are exposed to reveal the architecture of the home.
Beds mulched with different materials break up the landscape.
A variety of shrubs and flowering plants provide different heights, colors, and textures creating a brighter, more contemporary look.
The backyard included a pool and patio.
Marshall Grain built a retaining wall around the pool that was planted and enhanced with recessed lighting.
A flagstone pattering using dark and light stones creates depth and interest.
Matching flagstones were used to create a patio area.
A Lighting Touch
The final touch of our landscape makeover was to add exterior lighting around the home to improve security and create dramatic effects.
The Completed Landscape
The new design shows off the architecture of the home, making it more open and welcoming. Extensive use of Texas native plants throughout the landscape offers low maintenance and a variety of plants that bloom at different times during the year to provide near-year-round color.
Why You Should Hire Marshall Grain for Your Landscaping
Marshall Grain stands out as a premier choice for landscaping needs, backed by a rich legacy of quality and trust. Our reputation in the landscaping industry is built on a foundation of consistent excellence and a deep understanding of the art and science of landscaping.
We pride ourselves on our holistic approach, where every project is a unique blend of aesthetics, functionality, and sustainability. Our commitment to eco-friendly practices ensures that while your space is transformed into a visual delight, it also contributes positively to the environment.
Our team, a blend of seasoned professionals, brings passion and expertise to the table, ensuring that every landscape we curate resonates with the homeowner's vision and the property's unique character.
With our Colleyville landscapers, you're not just hiring a landscaping service; you're investing in a partnership that values your vision, offers tailored solutions, and guarantees lasting results. Our dedication to excellence ensures that your outdoor space isn't just transformed, but elevated, reflecting a perfect blend of beauty and sustainability.