PORTFOLIO

ENHANCED ENTRY
CYS (Creating Your Scene) prepared a design proposal & implemented installation of all hardscape materials.

 

Client criteria:

  • new walkway re-using slate from former walk

  • accommodate accumulation of driveway fines/reduce lawn damage from winter snowplow activity

  • incorporate a surface for lawn chairs (off the lawn) facing western view

  • no additional plants/gardens

CONCEPT BY CLIENT
CYS prepared drawings of planting plans, design details, site preparation, sourcing/coordinating stone materials & actual installation (including excavation of sod & addition of soils, sourcing/installation of plants).

 

Client criteria:

  • specific sizing of plot plan for round garden

  • on-going display with some plant selections

  • irregular, white stone curbing

  • create area for bench with shrubs & perennials around

SHRUBS FOR SCREENING
CYS designed and installed all plantings.

 

Client criteria: plantings to screen mechanical systems adjacent to house

ACCOMMODATING CROSSING TRAFFIC
CYS collaborated with the asphalt contractor for a ‘stamped’ asphalt section of walk to accommodate traffic and worked with the client to install the bluestone walk and gather/install nearby stone for curbing.

 

Client criteria:

  • new walkway using bluestone with more suitable material in area where trucks cross

  • add stone curbing using indigenous (to the neighborhood) stone

ONGOING PERENNIALS
CYS scope of work included garden design, Plot Plan, site prep, installation of plants.

 

Client criteria: create a garden with ongoing color (hardscapes already in place by others)