My Garden Designs

In Celebration of Canada’s 150th Birthday

April 6th, 2017

In celebration of Canada’s 150th Birthday the theme of Canada Blooms this year was of course Oh Canada! I personally cannot remember a theme that was so dominant during this event. It was very cool to see how landscape designers, garden builders and floral designers embraced the theme and truly transformed Canada Blooms into a …Read more

3D Design – What Have I Gotten Myself Into?!

February 17th, 2016

Even if you are not a designer, I am guessing you are familiar with 3D design without even realizing it. We have all seen those television shows where a basic layout on screen turns into an amazing 3D image with the click of a button. Complete with colour, textures and sometimes even an animated fly …Read more

Top 6 Reasons Why You Should Get Rid Of Your Lawn

August 12th, 2015

Do you have a lawn? If you do, there may be moments that you wish you didn’t. Like the dry spells when you keep having to water it? Perhaps every single time you mow the lawn you rethink it. Many homeowners are considering it and have me remove as much grass as possible from their …Read more

Thinking Outside The Container

June 10th, 2015

One of the big reasons the nurseries are so crazy busy in late spring is everyone getting their summer containers, hanging baskets or all the bits and pieces to make their own! You may have already completed this task! But there is always a spot or two to add another and then there are those …Read more

How to create an Evergreen Urn

December 15th, 2014

   How to create an evergreen urn:         If you need tips on how to create an evergreen urn and to make it your own, watch my video 

December Gardening Tips

December 11th, 2014

December Gardening Tips : indoor and outdoor gardening Don’t worry if your outdoor chores are not done yet, with no snow fall in sight there is still time to get everything completed before the holidays with these easy december gardening tips: 1. It is still ok to apply fall fertilizer on your lawn. 2. Mulch …Read more

Before And After Photos Of A Back Yard

August 21st, 2014

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Back Yard Patio Then And Now

August 18th, 2014

A peek of a back yard patio and garden installed 2 years ago. We almost doubled the sitting area and garden space while eliminating the grass in this back yard.    

Never Stop Improving Your Garden: Stunning Examples Of Beautiful Summer Colour

July 24th, 2014

As I previously mentioned, it is not too late or a bad time to make changes to the garden. Here is my group of plants that I plan on planting today – yes mid-July and before I head out on a baseball road trip with my son. I personally strived for a simple green and …Read more

Colored Computer Generated Designs

June 8th, 2014

**NEW SERVICE** I will now be using color to enhance my landscape drawings! This is to help my customers better visualize their new yard.   Sometimes a little color goes along way! Contact me to find out more.