Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Video - How to Install Pavers


I love pavers! They are great for patios, pavers and driveways. Here's a "how to" video to show you how to install pavers. Video by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design

Monday, May 16, 2022

Photo - Split Level BBQ

  

Photo by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design
Taken at a client's residence in Encinitas

 

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Video - Adventures in Italy The Duomo Cathedral of Florence

Our tour of Italy continues in Florence. Today we visit the world famous Duomo Cathedral. From "A Room With a View" to "Silence of the Lambs", this famous building has been featured in many movies. The church is actually called the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Video by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design

Friday, May 13, 2022

Video - 30 Outdoor Patio Ideas


Are you looking for ideas for a new outdoor patio? From Pavers to tile to decking. This video shows examples of them all plus rough costs of these materials.
Video by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Photo - Water Feature


This beautiful water feature took advantage of an existing slope.

Photo by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design
Taken at a client's residence in Encinitas

 

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Photo - Decomposed Granite Mulch


This is fine Decomposed Granite (DG) used as a mulch.

Photo by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design

Taken at a client's garden in San Diego

 

Video - Adventures in Italy The Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel

Our tour of Italy continues in Rome. Today we visit the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel. Video by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design

Friday, May 6, 2022

Video - Cut flower ideas for a Mother's Day Bouquet


Happy Mother's Day! Here are some of the flowers I grow to create a cut flower arrangement for my wife and my mom. There's a list below of all the flowers in this video.

Video by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Video - Keystone vs Block Retaining Walls


Retaining walls are great for creating patios and pathways out of a slope. The 2 primary materials for a retaining wall are CMU blocks and Keystone blocks. This video goes over the differences between the 2 types of walls and how they are built. Video by Doug Kalal, Great Gardens Landscape Design  

Tuesday, May 3, 2022