Oct , JSL Landscape Design Build This photo shows a boardwalk, or raised pathway Its straight line is certainly utilitarian, but because of its context, it allows the surrounding forest to tell the story as it stands as a silent witness The elongated configuration of boards leads the eye forward and makes the space
May , The total cost of using a professional varies by region and the design build or landscape contractor you choose A composite Locally sourced materials will always win out, so don t overlook a local hardwood from a reputable source if there are no composite timber manufacturers near you Traditional
Jun , Bergaliv Landscape Hotel has completed the Loft house (Lofthuset), the first out of four planned getaways on the hillside of ?sberget mountain in the In attempt not to disturb the surrounding forrest, the house is lifted from the ground by a timber framework a structure that continues through the building
Oct , They can also be used to frame a view, directing focus exactly where you want it to go, like on a simple urn, bench, specimen plant, or vista that you would Tagged as cold weather, design idea, foliage, fothergilla, garden border, garden design, hardscape, hardy plant, hydrangea, landscape architecture,
Find out which woods are the most durable and weather resistant for outdoor furniture, including acacia, cedar, cypress, redwood, shorea, and teak A garden bench adds the perfect finishing touch to a landscaped yard When using wood for outside furniture it s important to choose a durable, weather resistant wood.
Jul , Wildfires have played a prominent role in transforming the landscape of Glacier National Park throughout its year history The Reynolds Creek The Halfmoon Fire started near Columbia Falls and scorched more than , acres in and out of the park by the end of the summer The fire warranted a
Jun , The basics Steel edging is a very common landscape option, but depending upon your choice of color, it can make very different statements Black steel edging looks more formal green and brown are more traditional and unpainted (which starts out a gray color and weathers to a rusty patina) lends itself
Sep , Contemporary Landscape by Tim Cuppett Architects Tim Cuppett Architects Not so simple to install yourself, these glass panels allow light into the garden yet maintain neutral colors on the boundaries The timber posts holding the panels allow the hardness of the glass to link with the adjacent timber
Aug , The use of urban landscape elements like concrete has increased in recent years Masonry raised beds are very attractive and can be built to blend in with or even match your home s exterior When it s installed, it starts out a natural steel color and then beautifully weathers to a stunning rusty patina.
In this video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shows how to construct a wood timber retaining wall to create a play area Steps Set up wooden stakes and nylon strings Dig out a T shape trench into the hillside behind the wall and lay in the dead man Fasten the dead man to the retaining wall with
Aug , A growing awareness of a broad range of environmental relationships suggests the traditional object oriented approach to garden making is unable to guide us in the design and care of landscapes that are genuinely sustainable Informed by ecological science and cultural studies, we have an opportunity
Apr , However, any wood out from the house wooden toy, bench, building scraps will be promptly attacked by termites Anyone who uses plastic sheeting in a permanent landscape installation should be sentenced to pulling those awful little plastic shreds out of at least one yard where this dreadful mistake
Feb , She s an artist, and he s a writer, and they had a cabin built near the main house on their rural property Here they can get inspired by the bucolic views of the mountains and the sheep dotted hills outside their windows Respecting the history and beauty of the landscape, the couple chose Brad Morse of
Sep , Giovanni Wegher designed and built Riondolo, a mobile meditation pavilion in Italy Tiny timber meditation pavilion in Italy reconnects people to nature up on the shores of Italy s stunning Stelvio National Park, inviting visitors to get back in touch with nature as it moved throughout the landscape.
Dec , Made from a fallen blackwood tree, the designer s latest furniture piece sprouted from his passion for the natural landscape in KwaZulu Natal Cameron Barnes designs and manufactures contemporary, custom furniture with an eco friendly ethic, using only local sourced, alien timber Each piece is unique
Aug , A zig zagging glass wall around the hall provides visitors with a panoramic view out to the surrounding landscape Grand Teton Discovery Stone outcroppings form sitting ledges and the base for timber formed concrete planks stacked to make the chimney, a vertical marker in the landscape Grand Teton
Aug , It gives the pavilion its own identity amongst the landscape, while also providing the private spaces contained within room to breathe and a sense of calm, intimacy away Built in cabinets, including a day bed and bench seating wrap the bedroom and sliding glazed doors open up to the outdoor space.
Nov , Located beneath the vaulted dome of Worth Abbey, the wooden benches fan around a stone altar to provide more than enough seating for the The studio consists of team with a wide range of disciplines including architecture, product design, model making, fabrication, landscape design, fine art and
Feb , Hello once again My Repurposed Life friends, its Joan from Scavenger Chic Today s project is an awesome Railroad Tie Lamp Landscape Timber Railroad Tie Lamp If you follow my blog, you know that I love to create lamps out of junk Homemade lamps have so much more character than store bought