One of my favorite things to do on this blog is to profile recent projects. It's a fun opportunity to show what's possible, and maybe brag a little. … [Read more...] about One That Got Away: Challenging Retaining Wall in DC
I get asked that question a lot, as you can imagine. After all, Virginians love their brick homes, so I design a lot of patios for brick homes. I … [Read more...] about What Concrete Paver Goes with My Brick House?
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I'm often called in to make an existing landscape function better. The client doesn't to rip it all out and start from scratch, but they need to … [Read more...] about Space Planning to Make a Beautiful Vienna Virginia Backyard Better
When I was designing landscapes in Arizona, one option we had available to us was travertine marble tile. These were actual tiles - typically 12"x12" … [Read more...] about Travertine Paver Patio Installers in Virginia – What to Know