Stunning garden design is inexpensive with the smart ideas Kentucky garden designer Jon Carloftis used to transform his backyard.
The old garage walls weren’t plumb atop the French doors. To disguise this, Jon added brackets to the front and laid a wood plank atop them. They support lightweight fiberglass planters filled with flowers. The look: a lush conservatory. “I wouldn’t have done it if the garage had been straight, but thank God it wasn’t,” Jon says.