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Natural Swimming Pools

Anyone have any experience designing natural swimming pools (NSPs) in the eastern United States? I am in the midst of designing one for a n…

Started by Miles BarnardLatest Reply

amphitheatre design plans?

1st year landscape arch student modelling amphitheater with clay. I can find lots of images of amph on the web but I'm looking for an actua…

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Planting a 96" Box Quercus agrifolia

Hello People, Does anyone have any words of wisdom to share or any resources to help guide me in the process of planting a 96" box specime…

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Tree for inside/ outside

I'm designing a home in Temecula, CA, Zone 10, where i'd like to have a tree growing inside and the same kind of tree outside.  Both indoor…

Started by Paul Minotto

14 Aug 3
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What can I call 'this'?

 Hi, I'm working at landscape design studio. When I search about seat wall or plaza bench, i've found like these images..but i don't know t…

Started by Jaeyoung Kim

8 Jul 7
Reply by Craig Richmond, RLA

PAVING ADVICE- CURVED SIDEWALK

Can anyone help me out? I have to make some paving decisions but this isn't my usual area of expertise. Trying to choose an pattern for sid…

Started by Joey Donovan

2 Jul 2
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What are some good ways to build my knowledge of Construction Details?

Hello all, I am looking to learn more about construction detailing and the way things are built.  I work in an office that has a detail ban…

Started by Kenneth Jones

2 Jun 7
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Copper Fountain Fixtures

Does anyone know a good resource for nice copper fountain wall fixtures? Looking for a nice spout or something that is simple, classic, and…

Started by Kevin J. Gaughan

7 Mar 21
Reply by Dave McCorquodale

Slope Ratio Confusions

My co-worker and I are confused over the expression of slope ratios.  In the DOJ's ADA standards they express the slope ratios as the rise…

Started by Lance Millar

3 May 12, 2016
Reply by Andrew Garulay, RLA

Best materials for House on Water?

What is the best material for columns that will stay in water?

Started by John

0 Apr 25, 2016

Steel Edging

Hi everyone, I recently started working for a design/build firm in Southern Arizona. The company does fairly standard landscapes (although…

Started by Kimberly

24 Apr 22, 2016
Reply by Samuel Maindonald

Wood Fence Gate

Does anyone has a Wood Fence Gate detail they can share? Thanks, Cendra

Started by Cendra Ramirez

7 Apr 18, 2016
Reply by Jay S Burke

Accessible Surface Materials

Does anyone know of any good surfacing materials for accessibility?  There are two applications I am exploring, an asphalt / paving alterna…

Started by Leah Arnason

6 Apr 11, 2016
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Canada-How to become a registered landscape architect in Canada

Hi,I am a landscape architecture graduate from China with eight years experiences in landscape architecture in China and two years experiences as a landscape designer in Canada. I am wondering if I am able to take the L.A.R.E. without taking…Continue

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT'S CAD STANDARDS MANUAL- WHERE FOR ART THOU? 6 Replies

I recently acquired a copy of LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE: DOCUMENTATION STANDARDS (WILEY) in the hope of improving the quality of my team's construction document organisation and production.It's a fantastic book but one reference puzzled me.On several…Continue

Started by Joey Donovan in GENERAL DISCUSSION. Last reply by Joey Donovan on Monday.

ISA Arborist Exam 5 Replies

Has anyone taken the ISA Arborist Certification exam? If so, do you have any preparation tips to share or reports on what to expect? Thanks.

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Vine for pergola in S. Cal 9 Replies

I have an outdoor space connected to the house in souther California that receives sun in the late morning to the late afternoon.  I'd like to create shelter by planting a vine on suspended wires forming a pergola over the space which faces…Continue

Started by Paul Minotto in PLANTS & HORTICULTURE. Last reply by Paul Minotto Aug 15.

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