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Frequently asked questions
What kind of outdoor projects are trending on Gardenista?
Before and after outdoor projects are currently trending on Gardenista. These are projects that show the transformation of a space, from dull and lifeless to vibrant and inviting, through the use of clever design and landscaping techniques.
Can I submit my own before and after project to Gardenista?
Yes, Gardenista welcomes project submissions from readers and designers. To submit your project, visit the Gardenista website and click on the 'Submit a Project' button.
What are some examples of before and after outdoor projects featured on Gardenista?
Some examples of before and after outdoor projects featured on Gardenista include a city patio transformed into a lush garden oasis, a rundown backyard turned into a vegetable garden, and a cramped balcony converted into a cozy outdoor living space.
What are some tips for executing a successful before and after outdoor project?
Some tips for executing a successful before and after outdoor project include setting a budget, creating a detailed plan, considering the climate and weather conditions, incorporating sustainable and low-maintenance features, and thinking about the long-term use of the space.
Can I hire a designer for my before and after outdoor project?
Yes, hiring a designer is a great way to ensure the success of your before and after outdoor project. Gardenista features a directory of landscape designers and architects that you can use to find a professional to work with.