Start the new year by making a ‘landscape resolution’. Garden resolutions encourage beauty, good health and wellness, and better nutrition. They help us to branch outside of traditional landscaping ideas to try something new and different; something to better suit our current lifestyle. Get inspired for the year ahead with these on-trend ideas for […]
Pools and Ponds
Create a modern rockery in your own landscape
Rock gardens are a thing of beauty. They are highly sustainable, use little water, and literally elevate a landscape like nothing else. Outdoor Craftsmen is a local landscape design company that specializes in the design and construction of rock gardens, often using more than ‘rocks’, instead preferring large boulders with interesting shapes, colors, and sizes. […]
Outdoor Craftsmen founder Scott Deemer has long held the philosophy that outdoor landscapes and gardens should confer wellness onto the people who live in an environment with outdoor spaces. After 35+ years in landscape design and build we have not veered away from Scott’s original methodology of creating landscapes that engage all the senses so […]
What is home?
Outdoor Craftsmen’s unique design inspiration comes from nature but on a deep level due to our profession as landscape designers. We like to create ‘full-circle’ moments – recurring glimpses of happy moments like being a kid and hearing frogs on a summer night and then many years later from the patio of your own […]
It’s only getting warmer. Here’s a cool way to cope.
How about a pool? A pool that is completely free of chemicals? As soon as this summer? Having a pond or natural swimming pool is a good solution for the heat, is cooling to the touch, provides an environment for bees, butterflies and birds, beautiful to look at, and is a calming for you and […]