Integrating Technology in Smart Landscapes

Integrating Technology in Smart Landscapes

Technology has transformed the way we live and work. Our homes and offices are filled with ever-evolving “smart” solutions and technologies designed to make our lives easier, more productive, safer, and more fun. So why wouldn’t we introduce smart technologies into...
A Guide to Hardscaping Your Yard in Portland

A Guide to Hardscaping Your Yard in Portland

Homeowners in Portland are well aware of the natural beauty the city has to offer. Your outdoor space provides the perfect opportunity to elevate your property, improve your quality of life, and add value to your home.  Landscaping is about more than simply planting...
Investing in Irrigation

Investing in Irrigation

When clients say they want low-maintenance yards, I always ask if they’re interested in installing an irrigation system. The two most time-consuming tasks in keeping up the landscape are often watering and weeding. Fortunately, having an automatic irrigation system...
Tips to Lower your Project Costs

Tips to Lower your Project Costs

Like most things in life, planning ahead can have a big impact on the outcome – especially when it comes to finances. You may not have a vision yet for your yard, but there are a few items that may very well save you money regardless of the improvements you make in...
Bistro Lights

Bistro Lights

Installing an outdoor lighting system is a wonderful way to add beauty and style to one’s home.  After the sun sets it creates a warm, inviting environment and allows one to enjoy the outdoor space well into the night.  From inside the home, it can bring joy...
Maximize Your Space: Design Ideas for a Small Garden

Maximize Your Space: Design Ideas for a Small Garden

With property sizes getting smaller nowadays, homeowners are faced with a new challenge of creating a functional and beautiful outdoor retreat with very limited square footage. While a sprawling backyard might seem wonderful, there are definitely advantages to having...