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 >

3D Design: Bringing a space to life

July 8, 2014

Seeing a space in 3-D is a skill that the average homeowner does not always have. As a designer it is often second nature, and we are always striving to help our clients better visualize and understand their designs. Using 3D modeling software can help in designing a space or just to portray the design… Read more >

How much does a landscape design cost?

February 12, 2014

How much do you charge for a landscape design? This has to be one of the questions we get asked most frequently.  And understandably so. Landscaping can be a considerable investment and one that can and should add value to your home. If you have never worked with any type of designer or architect before,… Read more >