What We’re Working On: March 2019

March 19, 2019

If you’ve been following us on Facebook and Instagram, you’ve probably noticed the big pool we’ve been working on in Snohomish. Just in the past month we’ve gone from plywood and rebar to a whole lot of concrete. In the first 2 images above, shotcrete is being applied to all of the surfaces of the… Read more >

What We’re Working On: February 2019

February 22, 2019

The snow might have slowed construction down a little, but we’re getting going again now that it’s started to melt and we’re still busy with design work, as always. The concept designs below are for a client in Snohomish. Getting started on boulder placement and new Montana flagstone patio going in, in Kirkland. Working on… Read more >

What We’re Working On: January 2019

January 31, 2019

We’re starting this year off with a big project in Snohomish with a pool, spa, fire pit and more that will be completed in phases. Earlier this month we finished up an installation in Everett that included a Belgard paver patio and walkway, Fiberon Ipe decking, planters, and bench, and flagstone steppers. Keep checking back… Read more >

What you need to know before installing a stamped concrete patio

October 3, 2014

It wasn’t long ago that I wrote a blog about patio material options. One of those options was concrete. Concrete comes in many forms but seemingly the most popular is stamped concrete. Not to scare anyone away or divert business from the many talented concrete contractors but there are many variables when it comes to concrete…. Read more >

What patio material is right for your space?

July 26, 2014

The hardscape of the garden creates the structure and backbone of the space and is critical in the overall composition. The hardscape is typically the first element to any space that needs to be designed and installed. Plants are fun, but really should be the last step (the icing on the cake). Hardscape is a… Read more >