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We work with stone, brick, pavers, gravel, wood … whatever material is perfect for your style … to create interesting & perfectly proportioned decks, patios, courtyards, outdoor kitchens, play yards, play gardens, outdoor rooms and garden rooms many of which feature ponds, waterfalls, pondless waterfalls, fountains, spas & swimming pools. Major factors such as allotment of kids play area and purpose of the landscape should be kept in mind before designing a landscape to avoid future issues.

Pages: 224

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (May 17, 2002)

ISBN: 0393730913

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