Easy to use
landscaping software allows you to create your own perfect landscape designs
virtually, so there's no need to work up a sweat! Patio, deck, lawn and garden
plans make them come alive in minutes even if you have no drawing skill at
Lets The "Designer" In You
you're like me, your mind is filled with landscaping ideas. Perhaps it's even
your livelihood. Sometimes it's easier said than done capturing those landscape
designs properly on paper.
software gives you the ability to design professional quality landscapes with
And if you need ideas, you can browse through wonderful examples of landscape
designs... which lead to a flurry of new, creative landscaping ideas.
How Does Landscaping
Simply put, landscaping software enables you to
create your landscape designs right on your computer. You use drawing and
graphic tools to develop your own landscaping ideas from start to finish like an
You'll want software that is easy to use, for
sure. The best ones allow you to import a photo of your lawn and home, then you
insert ready-made graphics you wish to add from the software's library.
For instance, you might create a walkway from
your front door to a garden you're designing. You can "drag and drop"
trees and shrubs of your choice along the walkway you create.
Next, insert some lighting along your walkway.
Using different special effects, you can see how the area looks in the daylight,
or at night under lights.
Now create your entire garden, complete with
spring flowers, annuals, water fountains, you name it.
And wouldn't you like to know what your budding
landscape design looks like years from now! You can, with landscaping software.
By growing your plants by "years," you can find out before you
spend time and money if the design you create now gives you the look you will
Do You Start?
I recommend two
outstanding landscaping software packages.
Gold Garden & Landscape Design software is a real find for the home
landscaper as well as professional landscapers, nursery growers, and gardeners.
You can add furniture, patio items, statuary,
birdhouses, rocks, and other decor into your landscape design.
GrowIt Gold's plant library is a global
database. It contains plants from tropical to cool weather ranges, with growing
tips for each category of plants complete with detailed graphics.
It has easy to use tools that produce both 3D
images and graphic drawings of your landscaping ideas. For business owners,
GrowIt Gold has a fully functional inventory and invoicing software side.
When you Visit
GrowIt Gold, check out their slide show presentation - you'll get a great
idea of the power of this landscaping software.
home landscapers that want real simplicity, you can't beat Imagine
Pro 7.0 landscaping software. Imagine Pro 7.0 is the Silver Award
winner from "TopTenREVIEWS" for landscape design software.
With Imagine Pro,
you can import a photo of your lawn or home site, or work from graphic drawings
that make you look like a pro.
landscaping ideas by browsing the Image Library. Choose plants by growth rate,
size, bloom season, sun and moisture needs. You'll be sure of your choices as
you follow the built-in planting zone and hardiness maps!
With ease you can make stunning changes and
additions to your evolving landscape design using the extensive visual library
of flowers, trees, and other landscaping features.
Imagine Pro landscaping software also has great
drawing graphics you can use to create a landscape design from scratch - no
artistic ability required!
Pro 7.0 landscaping software lets you resize any objects (plants, yard
furniture, patio items) to your liking. You can also create details like shadows
and lighting effects.
Turn Your Landscaping Ideas
Landscaping software can be a huge asset to
anyone who does landscaping projects on a regular basis or once in a while. It
will save you valuable time and the lion's share of hard work.
Best of all for the homeowner, you'll know
right from the start that your landscaping ideas will end up exactly as you
envision them! The relative low cost of landscaping software will be worth it in