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Lounging Area by the Pool contemporary-landscape
 

Lounging Area by the Pool

The clients loved the highly detailed paving and grass pattern for their pool deck area.
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August 31, 2014
kmourot wrote:
Could you please tell me what kind of grass you used?
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Terra Ferma Landscapes
Hi, We use Bolero from Delta Bluegrass Company. It is a dwarf fescue that is heat and drought tolerant. Thanks for the question and hope this helps!
   September 5, 2014 at 11:08AM
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May 11, 2014
clmrn wrote:
Can a push mover be used to cut the grass inbetween the pavers? - 16x16 pavers spaced approximately 2 inches apart
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Terra Ferma Landscapes
Yes, but it depends on what you want the look to be. Sometimes the mower makes it look too tall for the scale of the pavers. In those cases we will use the weed wacker to even it out. Thanks for the question.
   May 12, 2014 at 1:39PM
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October 29, 2013
lacevedo wrote:
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Terra Ferma Landscapes
These are custom bush-hammered bluestone slabs in grey-green.
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August 28, 2013
rhodesrevah wrote:
Are you using synthetic grass here and if so, where can I get it? - Also, what size are the pavers? Thankyou
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EasyTurf
@rhodesrevah - do you have any questions re: synthetic grass? I'm happy to answer any questions you may have - most synthetic turf is made of the same materials these days. The main difference is in the backing used for the turf - we use a 100 percent permeable backing, which allows water to drain through quickly - more so than any other.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ofUXLb6VNk
Also attaching our recent installs with paver stones :)

Cheers!
George

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EasyTurf
@Elisa - artificial turf is making a surge - people are concerned about watering - both cost and resource savings. The quality today far surpasses the original grasses. EasyTurf looks and feels just like natural grass - http://www.easyturf.com/spotthefake
Check us out and let me know what questions you have.
Cheers!
George
   September 11, 2013 at 5:35AM
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April 23, 2013
Kimberly O'Nan wrote:
Doesn't cutting the grass and lawn maintenance become a pain with grass blowing into the pool?
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Southwest Greens Alberta
Not if you're using artificial grass!
4 Likes   May 9, 2013 at 4:35PM
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Terra Ferma Landscapes
Yes, it requires a high degree of maintenance skill and time. We are a qualified outfit for this type of work. We close the pool cover prior to cutting the grass.
3 Likes   August 9, 2013 at 8:30AM
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April 18, 2013
mlittle22 wrote:
Can you tell me where I might purchase loungers like these?
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They are Poolside Armless Chaise from Sutherland. http://www.sutherlandfurniture.com/products/detail/1799/
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December 24, 2012
vbawabeh wrote:
What size pool is this.
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Hi vbawabeh,

Thanks for the question. The pool is 16'x36' with a 3'-0" bluestone coping.

I hope this helps!
Andrew
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August 15, 2012
Perkins Design Group wrote:
What type of native grass is it? I live in Texas, would this work with St. Augustine grass?
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Here in Texas we use fescue that we seed over Bermuda in the winter to still have green lawns. It just dies out during our summers. I really love this and thank you for sharing. I would love to do this to my back patio some day.
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Timothy Snead
I live in Northern California. I have something very similar in place and looking for the right grass / plant. I have 4" spacing between the concrete pieces (48"x48") and the area gets very warm, watering is not a problem, but the plant must be heat tolerant, this area gets 100'+ especially in summer. I do not know what type of climate your example is in. Can you make a suggestion?
   October 24, 2012 at 10:49AM
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June 2, 2012
kimberlysimons wrote:
Can you please tell me what type of flagstone is used here?
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It is Bluestone from Pennsylvania, with a bushhammer finish. Contact Specialty Stone in Petaluma Ca. for further sourcing.
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Thanks for the answer Brian!
   August 9, 2013 at 11:17AM
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