Landscaping / Discussions

What are environmentally friendly ground covers for retirement communities?

I'm interested in knowing if there are any environmentally friendly low maintenance grasses or ground covers to replace established large grass lawns in a reti...

Posted by Lester Helmeczi Aug. 12, 2021, 5:14 p.m. Landscaping 1 Responses

Questions regarding Gabion wall basket?

...landscaping as retaining walls would not need to be as robust as a wall that would have any safety implications such as high walls in public spaces or those tha...

Posted by Jan Simms Sept. 16, 2021, 10:10 a.m. Landscaping 1 Responses

What is the best deck material?

wood, composite, or any other? What brand do you recommend? To learn what materials are best for decking and for how to build durable deck that will last you w...

Posted by Babak K July 17, 2020, 2:10 a.m. Decks, porches and gazebos 1 Responses

What is an Alternative ground cover to grass for a yard that gets wet and shady where kids play ?

...landscaping company. Growing up we always had thyme in our yard, which was not necessarily intentional, it’s just what was there. But it certainly was a hardy p...

Posted by Hillary Fairbanks Sept. 4, 2020, 10:55 a.m. Exteriors - Eco-Friendly Alternatives 1 Responses

Can I purchase a prefab Eco Home kit house for land in Ottawa or Edmonton?

...landscaping you should be able to get it LEED certified. You can see our models here – LEED and Passive House ready prefab kit houses for Canada and the US. ...

Posted by Ismael Rumzan March 29, 2021, 3:17 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Can you combine a natural swimming pool with a rainwater harvesting garden?

I don't have specific details yet but we would like to build a swimming pool on a newly aquired 4 acre property and we like the idea of a more natural type of ...

Posted by Kitty Bridgens Feb. 7, 2019, 4:23 p.m. Natural swimming pools and ponds 1 Responses

How much does it cost to build a house by square foot?

...landscaping. If you want a high-quality house but on the lower end of the cost scale, check out our Edelweiss House for inspiration. It is a 1,450 square foot L...

Posted by Mike D Sept. 5, 2017, 4:12 p.m. Concept and design 1 Responses