TAG: design trends

ASLA reveals 2018 residential landscape architecture trends

April 4, 2018By

Sustainability, space for outdoor fitness activities and the ability to charge mobile devices are key residential landscape trends, according to the 2018 Residential Landscape Architecture Trends Survey conducted by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). Architects were asked to rate the expected popularity of a variety of residential outdoor design elements in 2018. The survey was fielded Feb. 22... read more

NALP predicts top 5 landscape trends for 2018

January 26, 2018By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals released its official list of the top landscape trends for 2018. “The top 2018 landscape trends reflect an evolution of the outdoor living trend we’ve seen grow in popularity over the past few years,” said Missy Henriksen, vice president of public affairs at NALP. “Stimulated by a healthy economy, homeowners and property managers are... read more

Talking top hardscape trends with Belgard

October 27, 2017By

For Hardscapes North America 2017 Belgard brought in the big displays to give attendees an up-close look at the top hardscape trends. Tune into this video to find out what trends are topping customers’ must lists, as well as how the company is jumping on the VR bandwagon to improve sales. read more

NALP predicts top 5 landscape design trends to expect this fall

September 6, 2017By

With autumn just around the corner, the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) released its official list of the top landscape trends anticipated to receive increased interest and adoption by homeowners this coming season. The association foresees an uptick in landscape enjoyment and projects this fall, due in part to forecasts that predict a warmer-than-usual season in most parts of... read more

Top residential paver trends

March 15, 2017By
Photo: Belgard

What factors influence residential paver trends? It’s no secret the outdoor living industry as a whole has grown due to people wanting to spend time outside and entertain outdoors, as well. Last year’s American Institute of Architects’ Home Design Trends Survey shows 60 percent of residential architects see an uptick in requests for blended indoor-outdoor living. “That’s created a trend... read more

Minimalist designs drive patio trends

January 27, 2016By
photo: Arapahoe Landscape Contractors 

Homeowners are asking for patios with minimalistic designs and efficient, high-end amenities for a space they can enjoy year-round.  For today’s homeowner, a patio isn’t just a place to light up the grill anymore. It’s a place to relax, unwind and escape the chaos of the daily grind. Contractors and manufacturers are responding to this trend with clean designs and... read more