By the time we were called to re-design this space, the teenagers needs were a high priority. Keep it fun. Make a place to hang out. Creating pockets of places to gather was the solution for this family. Bright colors used throughout in the shutter selection, the perennials and furnishings keep the space fresh and interesting.
As is common for new homes, this stunning home's landscape was full and well laid out in the front yard but lacking in the backyard. Our landscape design enhanced the back yard by taking advantage of the vistas to the pond while providing privacy screening from neighbors. An outdoor fire pit and arbor provides additional entertaining space. Large pots full of seasonal color and vibrant seating cushions complete the look.
Fire and water greets us at the entrance to the backyard. We are lead through a series of water features, past the putting green, beyond the fire bowls and up to the raised sitting area overlooking the lake. Once there, we prop up our feet by the cast stone outdoor fireplace and and watch the football game. The cool mist from the perimeter spray heads and the oscillating fans make this...Read more
The covered sandbox in the yard had served its purpose. It was time for an outdoor kitchen. The Plano, Texas couple knew well what they wanted to achieve. They envisioned a grill, refrigerator, warming drawer, sink and bar. They had a keen eye for good design. Not until we met had they been able to find someone that could take their goals and design a space that worked for them. Working closely...Read more