17 Japanese Garden Ideas to Inspire Your Garden Revamp

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Japanese garden ideas can help refresh any outside area. With spring right around the corner, now is the perfect time to get inspired by garden styles from Japan, which are among the most artistic in the world.

Able to trace their roots back through the centuries, Japanese garden ideas embrace ancient traditions, reflecting a vibrant culture that still thrives today. Whether your plot is vast or cosy, Japanese garden design ideas offer ways of lifting it to an entirely new level of serenity.

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Rob Keal is the Content Editor at Homebuilding & Renovating. With a background in content marketing, he began his career back in 2016 as a freelancer, before honing his craft at various digital marketing agencies. Looking to specialise in DIY and homes, he joined the team in February 2022. 

Renovation has been part of his life since he was nine years old, when his parents bought a medieval cottage and completely revived it, introducing him to kitchen remodels, loft conversions, landscape gardening, and much more besides along the way. A bedroom extension and patio refurbishment are among his next planned projects. He is also passionate about interior design and landscape gardening.