Site-Specific Designs


Understanding the context of your surroundings -- before undertaking a colossal yard redo -- is becoming increasingly valued in the landscaping game. One company paying careful attention to this idea is Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture in Northern California. A great example is their Wills Residence project in Los Osos, where they employ paving stones that mimic the colors in the distant sand spit and use old ship-like ipe wood decking to punctuate the coastal theme. Hey, when in Rome, right?