Posted on Friday, April 22, 2016

A "Pool" or "A Landscaped Pool Oasis", what are you looking for?

This is an important question and an important distinction. It can have a big influence on the investment needed for your project, the contractors qualified to do your project, and how your project will look when it's finished. ..

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Posted on Wednesday, April 06, 2016

The 2 most critical things to know about hiring a contractor

A few days ago I received this letter from a potential client who did not choose us to do their work. They had a specific budget and instead of shaving our quality or cutting corners to get the job, we held firm on our quote and did not get the business. The letter tells of their unhappy experience with the contractor they did hire. ..

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Posted on Monday, March 28, 2016

Is there a swim spa in your future?

With our aging population, and I’m one of them, there is a greater than ever interest in activities that keep us fit yet are low impact—more than one of my friends can no longer run because of bad knees. With our busy lives, another consideration is to incorporate an activity that fits into our busy schedules. And, if we’re going to keep doing it long after our initial I’ll-do-it-come-hell-or-high-water motivation wanes, it has to be convenient, enjoyable, and even offer us a few perks that will get us doing it when everything in our being is saying, “NOT TONIGHT, I’m too dang tired!” ..

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Posted on Friday, February 26, 2016

What does trade association membership tell you about a contractor?

Is being a member of an industry trade association an important attribute in deciding on a contractor? Ultimately, only you can decide. ..

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Posted on Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Creating Shade is an important Element of Landscape Design

Looking at the shade protection provided by your property is an integral part of our design process. ..

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Posted on Monday, January 18, 2016

Houzz Readers: Thank You for Your Reviews!

Remodeling and Home Design ..

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Posted on Wednesday, December 30, 2015

It's too late not to account for Climate Change in Landscape Design

The jury isn't out any more. There's a verdict. Climate Change is happening. ..

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Posted on Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Season's Greetings

Season's Greetings ..

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Posted on Friday, November 27, 2015

Changing your lot's grading and elevation add dimension and visual interest to your yard's landscape

If you are considering having your front or backyard redesigned, site grading and elevation considerations may play an important part. ..

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Posted on Monday, October 19, 2015

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Posted on Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Hot Tub Oasis

Hot TubWe are really proud of this job and fortunately the client is also delighted.  ..

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