Peace & Quiet!

It’s often said that your garden is your private sanctuary. In a perfect world, that’s certainly true. But the harsh realities of urban living—like nosy neighbors, unwanted wildlife, or the glare of city street lights are much more likely to present obstacles when achieving that perfection. And you’re not alone in this dilemma: In the United States alone, more than thirty-five million single-family houses sit on small city lots with neighbors on all sides, and little separation among them.