Beautiful small backyard landscape designs can be hard to achieve, as a small yard requires good space management. Gardening, decor and much more on hackthehut.com

Bugs can be a problem when mulch is too close to the house. Adding rocks can help that problem and also keeps heavy rain from splashing muddy mulch all over the siding…(thats really why we put it there, bugs are hardly ever a problem in this area)

Before After: A Side Yard Goes from Barren to Bountiful | If you live in a typical suburban house, chances are good you have a side yard — a barren little strip of land between the side of the house and the fence covered in grass or rocks and probably not much else. But one California homeowner, instead of seeing an awkward, useless space, only saw potential.