Dan Barnes

  • Dan Barnes posted an update in the group Group logo of Residential Design GroupResidential Design Group 10 years ago

    David, I love your common sense approach!!!

  • Dan Barnes posted an update in the group Group logo of Residential Design GroupResidential Design Group 10 years ago

    Phillip,I have seen several programs over the years and have not been a big favorite of any of them so far. I have been in d/b for almost 28 years. I have worked in the field and behind the desk and I know how long it takes to plant a 4″ tree etc. including the stop at 7-11 for a big gulp and traffic, waiting for the semi to deliver the sod or…[Read more]

  • Chirs,
    Here in Texas we are not required to be licensed for landscape contracting. Sometimes I wish we were because every guy that has lost his job in the last few months has become a landscaper/maintenace contractor. I am sometimes bidding against people that are brand new in the business.
    I am working with several Landscape Architects like…[Read more]

  • Dan Barnes posted an update in the group Group logo of Residential Design GroupResidential Design Group 11 years ago

    Elif,
    I hope I understand your question, here’s goes. When I present a project to a client I bring pictures of plants and I try and draw quick perspesctives or elevations of the job. A lot of people can not visualize a plan view into a real life project. They have not had the training we have and don’t look at plans as we do. When I go to their…[Read more]

  • I have not read every response to this is issue so I’m sorry if I repeat someone else.

    I love the name Landscape Architect. I don’t care if I go to a party and someone askes me if certain plants will grow in the shade or what tree they should plant in the sun. I feel it is where our roots come from.

    I am very proud of my profession and the work…[Read more]

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