Landscape Design

11
Jul

Backyard Water Features

Schools Out for Summer Time for some Hot Fun in the Summertime; time for Backyard Water Features! Hi Guys! It’s 2019 & People are extending their lifestyles into outdoor living spaces, right? And what’s the best way to cool your jets in the summer? Backyard Water Features! I know this is sounding a bit cartoonish, but seriously, Water works in

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11
Feb

Patio Ideas

Patio: A paved outdoor area adjoining a house; terrace, courtyard, veranda. A roofless inner courtyard. Okay so now that we know exactly what a patio is . . . Whoa, hold on . . . patios quit meeting this definition many a year ago. They’ve become: Outdoor Living Rooms, Backyard Hangouts, Entertaining Areas, and Outside Family Rooms. Yep, patios have it all,

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31
Jan

Landscape Design

Landscape Design & Service Awards – 2019 Paradise Restored of Portland, Oregon – Awarded Best Of Houzz 2019 Awarded by Community of Over 40 Million Monthly Users, Annual BOH Badge Highlights Home Remodeling & Design Professionals with Top Ratings and Most Popular Home Designs Portland, January 31, 2019 – Paradise Restored of Portland, Oregon has won “Best Of Design, and Customer Service” on

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18
Dec

Landscape Pathways

Landscape Pathways Rock! Landscape Pathways have an intrigue all their own. Ever wonder why? Probably not. They exist in our everyday world when walking through landscapes; however, we never take note by defining they exist to others. When was the last time you said, “Hey, did you notice how great that path was?” There is something unique about pathways though, we’ve

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4
Dec

35 Hot Tubs in Landscapes

35 Hot Tubs in Landscapes If you opened this blog you must be a hot tub kind-of-person. Welcome to 35 Hot Tubs in Landscapes. Got kids? The lure of an outdoor spa is powerfully irresistible and kids come in all ages when it comes to hot tubs and spas. Soaking away a long day under the stars is backyard therapy. Some

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30
May

Staytrip – Travel to your own Backyard

Staytrip – Travel to your own Backyard Staycation, Nearcation, Staydate, Holistay, & Faucation are just some of the fun names for Staytrips! …. They became popular in the US and Europe during the financial crisis of 2007–2010.  But what are they exactly? STAYTRIPS IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD A Staytrip is a period in which a family stays home together. Some

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6
Mar

Design Plans Deliver Innovative Landscapes

Design Plans Deliver Innovative Landscapes. Taking it outside as we near 2020 has us re-thinking strategies. Our increasing expectations in outdoor living spaces requires a master plan for our investment. Landscapes have evolved into more than beautiful lawns with plantings. They are a combination of nature and creature comforts. It’s as if family rooms have moved outdoors and become multi-functional,

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1
Mar

Outdoor Living Tops Homeowner Upgrades

Capitalizing on Available and Unusable Yard Space Outdoor Living tops homeowner upgrades in 2018. Ever wonder why Outdoor Living Rooms are popping up around you? Things have changed in the past 10 years. Landscaping isn’t just about being pretty to look at anymore. It’s about capitalizing on available and unusable yard space by creating multi-functional entertaining areas. Today’s yards serve to entertain

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27
Feb

Focus On Family Landscape

This focus on family landscape is sure to put a smile on your face. Why? ‘Cuz you can see yourself as a kid, playing in it! With plenty of spots to relax and unwind for moms and dads, this landscape offers plenty of kids areas too. Child play stations are great for toddlers to teens and the loop around walkways with

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13
Feb

Taking Family Game Night – Outside!

Taking Family Game Night – Outside! You don’t need a scrabble game to spell out the fun a family can have on game night… Outside! Get the wood-fire pizza oven piping hot, grab the cold drinks & the games . . . & meet around the fire pit!  The best part of this outdoor living design is how comfortable it all feels –

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