Trash Storage Can Look Good Too

Now that’s a nice looking trash storage unit!  We designed this unit out of clear cedar that has been oiled to bring out the natural richness of the wood.  We also designed the bluestone patio and recommended a black metal bench and black fiberglass planters filled with lush plantings.  

Contemporary Backyard in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

This contemporary Crown Heights, Brooklyn backyard features horizontal cedar fencing, a playset for the kids, a bluestone patio, Mexican beach stones, custom-built cedar and black metal planter boxes, and contemporary furnishings.   Cedar is an excellent choice for an outdoor wood.  It has a 15-20 year life-expectanacy and can be painted or oiled any color.  …

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Chelsea Rooftop Terrace – Before & After

We designed this terrace garden for a well-known Manhattan screenwriter who was interested in creating a lush garden oasis with a minimalist, streamlined approach.  This Chelsea, NYC rooftop terrace includes custom planter boxes made of knotty cedar and filled with a mix of bamboo, a white birch tree, junipers, and still winter-dormant hydrangeas. Knotty cedar …

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