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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…

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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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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…

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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
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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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Fence Orientation

When I started out, it was drilled into my head that the structure of a fence goes on the private property side, and that the fascia goes o…

Started by Calico

2 Mar 21, 2016
Reply by Dave McCorquodale

Outdoor Bouldering Rock Fall Protection

Our university is constructing an outdoor bouldering rock that is going to be installed over a concrete foundation. The rock will be approx…

Started by Candace Mastel

0 Mar 9, 2016

CORTEN (self weathering) steel

Hey All, Does anyone have a good source describing construction details for self weathering plate use in the landscape?  I'm particularly i…

Started by Daniel Kovach

0 Feb 29, 2016

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You Can't Think Without..........FOCUS! 1 Reply

I found this topic "FOCUS" to be very fascinating.A few weeks ago, I watched a TV program where American Billionaires BILL GATES and WARREN BUFFETT were being interviewed.  At one point in the program, both men were asked to write ONE word on a…Continue

Started by J. Robert Wainner in STORY BOARD. Last reply by Leslie B Wagle 4 hours ago.

Feedback on Renderings 3 Replies

I created these renderings in Photoshop based on views exported from Sketchup. I'd love to get feedback or ideas on how to make the graphics more compelling. Continue

Started by Katherine Jacobs in GRAPHICS. Last reply by Mark Di Lucido 20 hours ago.

what can i call 'this'? 4 Replies

 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 the name of this(mark) and what this is used for. Just for design or purposeful things?please let me know~   …Continue

Started by Jaeyoung Kim in DETAILS & MATERIALS. Last reply by Jaeyoung Kim on Thursday.

Trump as President? Meaning for Landscape Architects? 88 Replies

Trump promises a lot of deregulation, a lot of infrastructure building, jobs, economic growth, and, he's an experienced developer... so how do you think his presidency will impact our profession? Will we see more projects coming in? Less red tape?…Continue

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Started by ida in GENERAL DISCUSSION. Last reply by Craig Richmond, RLA on Wednesday.

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