Pool Deck Upgrade / Platform Deck

I love seeing designs come to life. Though our client had a concrete pool deck they wanted something to liven up the area. They were tired of the same look and in needed of something “different.”  The solution was to design and install a platform deck set-back into the corner to maximize space. We used composite decking with inset lighting. …

Serpentine Retaining Wall and Sunken Firepit

This was a super fun project to design and build. We took out a lot of dirt and rock. The challenge was to design and build a sunken backyard entertainment area for a small urban yard. We used all of the excavated dirt to build raised landscape beds on both sides of the yard. Used two tons of rock, 3 …

Northern California Wine Country – St Helena

The move Sideways with Paul Giamatta is hilarious and one of my fav films. It’s based in Solvang, California and spurred a new wave of wine-tasting-tourism. There was even a Sideways wine tasting bus tours starting at the Hitching Post (featured in the film) through the town.  It also had a major negative impact on Merlot. If you’ve seen the …

I Love Clay – Exploring the 30A Nursery

I’ve been going to 30-A ever since I was a little boy. Growing up in Atlanta we were an easy 5 hr drive from the World’s most beautiful beaches. We spent countless summer days running through the sugar white sand, exploring the dunes and swimming in the crystal blue waters of the Gulf. One of my all time favorite nurseries …