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Design Paradox

You are a Designer You have designed things with critical acclaim and mass appeal with the pallet of tools at your disposal. You are good at what you do! What do you do when the client’s wishes don’t jive with what you know is best? In a perfect world, they trust you. They…(Read More)

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The Value of Tradespeople–A Moving Target The worth of tradespeople is not top of mind. We think about it the moment we need something done. We quickly jump to “how much will I have to spend–and how can I minimize it”.  This need to minimize what we pay is human nature. We love…(Read More)

A Pergola design with 6 posts, adaptable height, 10′ high in the images. Simple structure and achievable by DIY Builders. Arrange a Design Consultation                                Get a Quote…(Read More)

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A Beautiful Trelliswork Fail – What not to do! How not to design a trelliswork privacy screen. This trellis is intriguing, artistic and looks to be a fine addition to the home. Trouble is, I was the designer on this project and unknown to me this “Contractor” talked the client out of what I had…(Read More)

Giant Flag is to landscapers what lego is to kids! Just giant building blocks to let their creativity loose on. Let us work our endless ideas flow through your property! Get in touch with one of our designers today! Arrange a Design Consultation                          …(Read More)

retractable canopy pergola rendering 3d design

For a 1930’s estate home in the Rosedale neighbourhood in downtown Toronto, we were tasked with coming up with a pergola that fit the space, offered privacy and shade in the sofa area. Have a peek at what we came up with!  We also did a very unique trelliswork feature for the garden. This…(Read More)

A slightly curved deck with a rectangular frame pergola and a curved pergola roof. Such a simple concept, but such a gorgeous structure when the lights are cast and it comes to life. Speak to us about creating a magical pergola and landscape at your Kitchener home or business. Arrange a Design Consultation      …(Read More)

Pergolas for interlock patios in Toronto

A Pergola designed atop a Unilock stacked wall, (glued together). This very substantial and rigid pergola will stay put for decades even though the wall was not designed to support a pergola. This pergola would sit directly on a patio without fastening and would not move. When you have a complex or challenging pergola project…(Read More)

A wide open 4th floor balcony, how do you make it feel warm, private and inviting. People are peering down on you from all angles! Plants, Pergolas and lighting, and of course some inspired furnishings. Nice work on this design and build Mark Schwarz. Arrange a Design Consultation                …(Read More)