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Fire and Light

Not your standard backyard makeover: Though the backyard was a standard rectangle with a lawn and a fence, the pool and spa addition are anything » More


The Finishing Touch

Situated between two vacant lots, this downtown Eugene home badly needed a sense of enclosure. The narrow house has a wonderful front porch but takes » More

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Contemporary with a view

This contemporary home had a spectacular view but did not have a big enough back yard for a growing family.  As part of the pool » More

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Warm Brick, Cool Pool

Inspired by the old clinker brick on this home, when it came time to remodel the existing pool we used similar brick for the terrace » More

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Sky Blue Vanishing Edge Pool

When the owner of a hilltop home in Eugene needed to rebuild a cracked swimming pool, we were asked to re-imagine the entire yard. As » More

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Riverside Deck

This modest home on the McKenzie River needed a new back deck, and that was an opportunity to tackle another problem: The house lacked a » More


Turning to Tuscany

The creation of various landscape rooms adds a sense of destination and surprise, while strong sinuous forms unify and lengthen the garden space in what » More


Wedding Belle

The inspiration for this once soggy, limited use backyard was the youngest daughter’s wedding.  In matching existing materials, creating terraces to extend the patio, aligning » More


Entry Experience

Truly a small project, encompassing only a new entry walk and steps to the front door. An enlarged patio space is a place to greet » More


Garden of Pattern and Light

The owners of this garden enjoy the simple plan and clean lines of the design from the deck above. Light and shadow play while soothing » More