For this recent landscape design project in Eagle Point, the yard was pretty decent when the owners bought the home about a year ago. But although they loved the house itself, the yard, well, not loved so much. They wanted something more upscale, something that brought joy everyday, something that they would be proud to […]
We designed the pool area with raised brick planters in the pool decking to provide sitting edges and to also bring some vegetation up into the pool deck area. Here are some pictures of the installation in progress. As you can see it in a very preliminary stage. We’ll post photo updates when planted and […]
A landscape design plan is a visual representation of your outdoor space, like a map. It includes natural elements – plants, trees, and lawn areas as well as permanent features and structures – buildings, driveways, pavers and pathways, water features, retaining walls, raised beds, outdoor kitchen, etc. It may also include lighting and irrigation.
In our last post we shared some details of the Gold Hill project with the drainage problem. You may remember we built a below grade patio which, in addition to sump pump, is now protecting the house and decking from flooding. Here’s what it looked like then and what that patio looks like now.
This property in Gold Hill had a big problem. The whole property is fairly flat. When it rained, the water just collected in the yard, threatening the house and decking with a big swampy mess. The solution: a new drainage plan.
Sometimes, due to budget or time constraints, a landscape plan installation has to be spread out over 3, 5 or even more years. If your dreams are bigger than time or budget allow, your landscape designer can create a landscape master plan – an all-encompassing plan that includes all details of the project – the […]
The steep slope at this Ashland home made the backyard virtually unusable. It was a challenge to get our equipment in to do the to work. But the property had a nice view. Making it more user friendly required some terracing work. On the top level, in front of the existing shed area extended the […]
Click on image to see larger. This landscape design project on Foots Creek has been designed but not yet installed. We’ll share project photos once the installation gets underway. Room for a New Car Port The existing driveway headed straight to the house. To make space for and access to a new 30 by 20 […]
This upper East Medford yard was already nice. But the homeowners like to entertain and the old layout just didn’t flow well. Plus. some of the decking was falling and the cement pool decking had cracks. This is a multi-phased job. First task was to remove the falling trex decking. The space it occupied is […]
This East Medford backyard is getting a total makeover. The original yard was sloped, and lumpy; the patio, smallish and somewhat unusable. Uruly and overgrown juniper was a fire hazard. Click on photo to see larger version. First up, remove the juniper to to lessen the fire danger. Work has started on the enlarged back […]