Thanks for all the advise. I hope to start working toward a certification this winter while things are slow.
celeste dolbec replied to the topic Volunteering and Outreach Work During the Recession in the forum GENERAL DISCUSSION 14 years, 6 months ago
I volunteered on the “Art all Around” project; the major public art / landscape project for Maine Center for Creativity. Even made a proposal for an overlook. It’s a dynamic project that put me in touch w/ some great people in Portland, ME
As a landscape designer in Maine I can tell you you will definatly need insulation in concrete planters in cold climates. Building types of insulation will work or you could use burlap, woven container fibers or hay. I’d also plant the perennials away from the edge. Eight inches is pretty thick so you could probably get away with an insulation…[Read more]