Landscape Design

15
Jul

Outdoor Alcove under a Pergola

A PERFECT FAMILY GATHERING PLACE As dusk sets in this perfect family gathering space, a total calm prevails.  It’s like being in an alcove of tranquility. Seriously, it has been awhile since I let out a deep breath and relaxed – but this space had me lounging with my feet up and head back, gazing at the vivid skyline above

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13
Jun

GOODBYE SCHOOL TIME – HELLO POOL TIME

Hello Pool Time What’s more important than families . . . kids . . . and positive childhood memories?   Very few things, right? When it comes down to the basic pleasures in life, outdoor activities with the family score pretty high.  So a big thumbs up goes to these Parents who when upgrading their interior – also took it

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2
May

A PASSION FOR LANDSCAPE DESIGN – Richell Chiu-Yap, Designer – Paradise Restored

We are thrilled to have Richell Chiu-Yap contributing her brilliant viewpoint as a member of our landscape design team.  We are thrilled to have Richell Chiu-Yap contributing her brilliant viewpoint as a member of our landscape design team.  Richell has so much to offer as a landscape artist – an Associate’s Degree in Landscape Design and a Bachelor of Fine

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24
Apr

Landscape Design Manager – Paradise Restored Speaks on latest Landscape Technology

New Directions in Technology: Productivity Tools for Landscape Professionals Friday, April 25, 2014 9:30am – noon Edmonds City Hall, Brackett Room 121 5th Ave North, Edmonds, WA 98020 We’ve seen great leaps in digital technology in the past few years. Cloud computing and mobile devices such as smartphones and multi-touch tablets have revolutionized the way we live and work. As landscape

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24
Apr

New Landscape Designer Joins Paradise Restored

New Landscape Designer Joins Paradise Restored New Talent Phoebe Loconsolo Joins Paradise Restored Landscape Design Team It only takes a few short minutes to ‘fall in like’ with this Oregon grown ‘art and design’ talent. Like the vegetables in her organic garden, Phoebe Loconsolo is establishing her roots in landscape design. “Recently, my interest in art and design has led me to

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20
Mar

Staycations – Renovated Landscape vs. Expensive Vacation

STAYCATIONS – Why People Invest in Renovating Landscapes versus Expensive Vacations Mar 20, 2014 Paradise Restored Landscaping My latest vacation was a long one . . . thirteen days of R&R. Much too long for me; my innate work-a-holic began chomping at the bit. Looking at it through my daughter-in-law’s eyes, however, it is easy to see why a longer

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14
Mar

From Here to There – Pathways in Landscapes

Paradise Restored Landscaping Pathways have an intrigue all their own. 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 all felt it . .

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4
Mar

Privacy Screen Structures in Landscape Design

Paradise Restored Landscaping Want to spend more time enjoying your landscape without dodging the watchful eyes of your neighbors? Privacy screens add depth and interest while providing an effective barrier. Notice this privacy screen as part of a fireplace with seat wall design. It keeps interested neighbors from peering in while keeping the persistent wind out. On the opposite end

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13
Feb

A Favorite ‘Before and After’ Landscape Design

A Favorite ‘Before and After’ Landscape Design A Favorite ‘Before and After’ Landscape Design. Nature can enrich our well being. Caught up in schedules we forget to add a significant amount of it in our lives. By enhancing our outdoor environment, we not only get to enjoy nature every time we look out our window, we can readily spend time

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10
Feb

Best of Houzz 2014 Landscaping Design Service Best of Houzz 2014

Best of Houzz 2014 Landscaping Design Service Best of Houzz 2014  Annual Survey and Analysis of 16 Million Monthly Users Reveals Top-Rated Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals Best of Houzz 2014 Landscaping Design Service Best of Houzz 2014. Portland, OREGON, February 4, 2014 – Paradise Restored Landscaping & Exterior Design of Portland Oregon has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, the

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