Landscaping Ideas for Privacy A stripped-down fence and airy plants offer subtle screening. --the open latticework fence offers a discrete but unmistakable barrier; bright green paint and wood framing gives it distinctive character.
Usha and Mike Kreaden had a virtually blank slate when it came to the garden outside the 1958 Joseph Eichler house that they bought in Silicon Valley two decades ago. Photo by: Daniel HennessyCourtesy of: Daniel Hennessy
A narrow flagstone path through lush plantings turns a sideyard into a magical walkway. Yes, it's a side yard, but this space is also a private garden to be viewed from indoors. The leafy tree canopy adds a sense of intimacy