We spend so much time and money to beautify are home to make us feel relaxed and comfortable in it. We want the kind of home that we will look forward to come to and a home that when we get there refreshes us and rejuvenates our body and senses. Our homes should be a sanctuary for us, a place that will give us peace, happiness, and enjoyment. Aside from taking good care of our family and loved ones that we share our home with, it is also important to make our home beautiful inside and out. Aside from the usual benefits we personally get and experience when we beautify our home, it also increases the value of our real estate. If we spend time and money to make our home interiors beautiful, we should also spend time and money to make the outdoor environment of our home beautiful no matter how small the available space is and even if we only have a few minutes to devote to maintaining and caring for it. Most people would not start a garden because they think that it is high maintenance and very time consuming to maintain. If you are one of those people who only have a couple of minutes a day or a couple of hours a week to spend to maintain a garden but want one, instead of having numerous plants and flowers for your garden make a rock garden instead. Unlike a floral garden, a rock garden is not as time consuming and is easier to maintain. Because of the popularity of rock gardens these days, there are now many varieties of rocks and boulders available in the market to make a beautiful and stunning rock garden. You may also have some plants and flowers for your rock gardens to make it more lively and colorful or you may also add fountains and other water features to add beauty and charm. Rock gardens can also be an outdoor place in your home where you can relax and have good times with your family and friends.
Below are some gorgeous rock garden design ideas from Creative Environments Design and Landscape.