Banyon Tree Design Studio
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Magnolia Residence industrial-deck
 

Magnolia Residence

Complete backyard renovation from a traditional cottage garden into a contemporary outdoor living space including patios, decking, seating, water and fire features. Plant combinations were selected relative to the architecture and environmental conditions along with owner desires.
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fairwindshome wrote:
What a beautiful landscape! How are the gabion walls secured?
   Comment   January 14, 2014
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Banyon Tree Design Studio
That is a question that requires a detailed answer! Here is a brief explanation: the slope was excavated and the walls are built back into the hillside, up to 3' in width. they are back filled with rock (where the deck over hangs it and then the planting strip is in between) and the steel cages are filled with rock. Pretty secure that's for sure.
January 14, 2014 at 9:12PM      Thanked by fairwindshome
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bacarl wrote:
Grass type? - What type of grass is that behind the retaining wall? Thanks
   Comment   April 9, 2013
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bacarl
Thank you! I like the relatively low height and upright habit. Great work on this patio.
April 9, 2013 at 11:46AM     
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Banyon Tree Design Studio
it was a really fun project with absolutely fantastic clients, which is why I totally love my job. :)
April 9, 2013 at 11:59AM   
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