When planning a “phased” project, up-front planning is imperative. Your first step should be to retain the services of a qualified designer and/or contractor. Keep in mind that you can always delete an aspect of your design later but adding to the plan after it is in place usually results in additional costs. Start with the basics and add more detailed ideas as you progress, taking into consideration your budget, climate, and lifestyle. If properly planned, you can enjoy each phase of your project while you look forward to the next one.
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