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Home Outside in the News

Gardening Gone Wild

“Let Home Outside’s App Help Design the Garden of Your Dreams” by Fran Sorin

“Home Outside [enables] any gardener to get first rate garden design help at a reasonable price.”
– Fran Sorin


Vermont Life

“Vermont by Design: Why Is a Global Landscape Business Based in Saxtons River?” by Kim Asch 

“The Internet changes everything,” [Messervy] says. “It allows access for people who could never ordinarily afford us. We are trying to pioneer new ways to bring landscape design to more people.” 

Kansas City Star

“Landscape Design: There’s an App for That,” by Marty Ross

“The app, which is free, puts professional design tools in your hands. Home Outside enables you to make an overall garden plan for your property. Even if you’re only thinking of installing a patio in the backyard, drawing up a master plan is a good idea.”
– Marty Ross

The New York Times

 “Gardening by the App” by Kate Murphy
“…Home Outside allows you to create intricate and varied landscapes… And when you’re finished designing your yard or indulging in a little dreamscaping, you can e-mail results to friends.”
– Kate Murphy, calling Home Outside one of the ten “freshest picks” of new gardening apps


“Mobile Me: A Landscape Design App That Gets Personal” by Dalilah Arja

“The app is so much fun to play with that even someone like me who lives on the second floor of a San Francisco apartment building can enjoy creating a garden design.”
– Dalilah Arja

USA Today

Koch recommends the Home Outside app as a tool for homeowners to try out different ideas for their space.

Fox News

Fox News listed the Home Outside app first in their online article “The apps of summer.”

Industry Edge

The Home Outside app is listed first in the Industry Edge article, “Top 6 Gardening Apps for Green-Thumbed Customers” by Melissa Willets.

App Picker

App Picker searches the iTunes store to find good apps gone free. Home Outside  has been included in their post “Top iPad apps gone free.” 

Eye On the Garden

Featured in the Eye On the Garden blog by the Eye of the Day Garden Design Center in Santa Barbara, CA.

Living the Country Life

Living the Country Life profiled our app and encouraged readers to try out the Holiday palette for designing your winter landscape decor. “Designing your holiday decorations and winter landscape”

The Real Estate Dirt

In the article “Our Favorite Apps for Homeowners & Renters,” The Real Estate Dirt said the Home Outside app is “a blast to play with” and reminds readers to give the outside of their home some love!

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