Ever since starting my landscape design firm I've had an opportunity to meet with a lot of people, look at a lot of yards, and have a lot of … [Read more...] about Does great landscape design make us happier?
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You've decided to use flagstone in the landscape. Good call! You may not be done making decisions, however. If the stone will be used in an … [Read more...] about Understanding Flagstone: Sawcut, Thermaled, and Chiseled Edges
Every once in a while I'll look over a drawing from another designer and see sweetgum trees in the plant legend. If they're near the house or in a … [Read more...] about Why I Don’t Use Sweetgum Trees
I like my big projects, but there's also something really rewarding about taking a "normal" sized yard and making it something special. I just stopped … [Read more...] about Landscape Design for Small Yards
If you're like everyone else, you want to improve your home and garden, but you also want to get the most value for your dollar. That's something I … [Read more...] about Getting the Most Value for your Landscape Dollar