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This is the first in a series of informative blogs aimed at sharing with the landscape design community my forty plus (40+) years of experience in designing and installing garden fountains in private residences.Since my first fountain in 1968, I have always thought of the designing and building of fountains 'kinda' like raising children...None of us are really qualified until we have done it a few times...and that is where grandmothers come in handy.Well, I'm kind of a 'Grandma' - or Grandpa as…See More
This is the first in a series of informative blogs aimed at sharing with the landscape design community my forty plus (40+) years of experience in designing and installing garden fountains in private residences.
Since my first fountain in 1968, I have always thought of the…
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
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
Hi there, I'm wondering if anyone can offer some resources for how Landscape Architecture might be used to remediate oil sands sites? Everything I've found so far is generally experimental, and given my lack of knowledge, I'm having trouble finding…Continue