5 Things Your Garden Designer Wants You to Know

May 17, 2017

A well thought out design for your garden has many great benefits. If you have already decided to obtain a design you likely are aware of at least a few.   The more freedom you give your designer the more creative the space will be. Sometimes site limitations can hinder possibilities but often that can… Read more >

The benefits of having a design

August 24, 2016

Managing and establishing expectations is one of the most critical elements to any project. We have found that having a design is the most useful tool in managing expectations. A well planned and executed design does not happen by chance and is not just hocus pocus. There is a lot of forethought, knowledge, skill, passion,… Read more >

A deck as an outdoor room

March 18, 2016

Have a deck project on your mind… So do we! Let me walk you through the installation of a deck we recently completed. This is not your average deck. This deck is truly more of an addition to their home than ’just a deck’. The only thing missing is a bedroom. The client had an… Read more >

How to plan for your new deck

March 17, 2016

(Almost) Everything you never knew you wanted to know about building a new deck Your new deck… it’s all in the details. Decks can be one of the most complex components of a landscape. I could probably write a book on the topic, but I won’t. At least not right now. There are many very… Read more >

Do I need a retaining wall?

February 19, 2015

It is the classic case of ‘You don’t know what you don’t know’. We often get calls from potential clients that think they know exactly what they need in their yard and don’t understand why it would cost so much to design something that they already have figured out. Sometimes that might be the case,… Read more >