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    Shady Walkway in Glenview
    Clay pavers complement the rich greens of a wooded path.
    Wall of Hydrangeas in Glenview
    Annabelle hydrangeas create a breathtaking backdrop.
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    Glorious Glenview Vegetable Garden
    A linear bluestone pathway leads to more casual blooms in this Glenview vegetable garden.
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    Formal Boxwood Hedges in Winnetka
    Carefully manicured boxwood hedges follow the geometric lines of the stone wall and the home’s exterior.
    Foliage Colors and Textures
    The interplay of greens and reds, as well as a variety of leaf shapes and sizes, creates a captivating scene.
    Lake Forest Outdoor Kitchen and Built-in Grill
    A full outdoor kitchen and entertaining area fits perfectly into the patio.
    Stairway Planting Beds in Twin Lakes
    A stepped design allows plantings to add variety and interest.
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    Bluestone Pool Deck and Spa in Glenview IL
    Smooth concrete coping gives the bluestone patio, pool and spa a clean edge.
    Perennial bed with daylilies, hydrangea, and astilbe in Winnetka, Illnois
    Daylilies Star in Winnetka Perennial Bed
    Lush plantings of white hydrangeas, red-orange daylilies and pink astilbe add lightness and color to the classic garden space.
    Spectacular Northbrook Garden
    Chartreuse hostas seem to capture the sun, and are even more distinctive beside purple alliums.
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    Natural Stone Steps Connect Entertaining Areas in Winnetka
    Bluestone steps, supported by fieldstone slabs, mirror the angles and proportions of the home’s architecture.
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    Natural Stone Retaining Wall in Bull Valley IL
    Large sweeping beds of bee balm and astilbe abut the impressive outcropping stone retaining wall.
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    Crushed Stone Driveway in Winnetka
    This crushed stone driveway is made from decomposed granite and lends a gracious air to an expansive driveway and parking surface.
    Color, Water and Stone in Glenview
    Textured plantings and hardscape guide the eye through the landscape.
    Twin Lakes Window Boxes
    Annuals spill out of window boxes, echoing the colors of plant beds.
    Built-in Irrigation in Twin Lakes
    Plant beds are fully irrigated to remain lush all summer.
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    Garden Statue Enhances a Formal Winnetka Landscape
    Garden art, such as this classically inspired garden statue, adds interest to the order and organization of a formal estate garden.
    Beautiful Views in Glenview
    A spa offers views of container plants and bright perennials.
    Highland Park Built-in Fire Pit
    A Lannon Stone wall is surrounded by carefully cut bluestone slabs.
    large multi-tier composite stone fountain
    Large Multi-Tier Composite Stone Fountain
    The large multi-tier composite stone fountain ​is opposite the front door across the auto court surrounded by annuals and reclaimed granite pathway and low boxwood hedge.
    decomposed granite pathway with formal boxwood hedge
    Decomposed Granite Path and Driveway in Winnetka
    A decomposed granite path adds casual elegance to pathways, the driveway and parking surface.
    Landscaping for Shady Areas
    A medley of smooth, shade-friendly greens is punctuated by spiky astilbe and goat’s beard.
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    Raised Spa with Lannon Stone Veneer
    This raised spa in Glenview, Illinois features a Lannon stone veneer with smooth concrete coping.
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    Professionally Maintained Landscape in Winnetka, Illinois
    A winding boxwood hedge adds structure to the landscape.
    bluestone walkway with lush plantings
    Bluestone Walkway with Lush Plantings
    This curved bluestone walkway is lined with lush plantings.
    flagstone stepper walkway with penstemon on both sides
    Penstemon in Full Bloom Surrounds this Informal Flagstone Walkway
    The irregular stone slabs of the walkway complement the more polished bluestone patio.
    New Stone Walkway Each Season
    Flowering plants are staged for new views from week to week.
    Ornamentals Add Visual Appeal
    Flowering trees and shrubs complement mature trees.
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    Flagstone Patio with Creeping Thyme in Northbrook
    Sheltered by perennials, an idyllic place to chat.
    Fireplace on patio in Glenview, Illinois
    Cozy Glenview Patio
    Seating for two—the fireplace adds a personal touch.
    Kenilworth Spa and Firepit
    Flagstone walls tie the design of the spa and fire pit together.
    Outdoor Living Spaces in Glenview
    Arborvitae screens the intimate garden and dining area.
    Glenview Illinois Garden by Van Zelst, Inc.
    Surrounded by Roses
    Bluestone chips carve out a spot to enjoy the blooms.
    Maintaining a Natural Feel
    Upgrades protected the stream, plantings and habitats.
    spa tucked into lush landscaping
    A Private Retreat
    Mounds of foliage, shrubs and perennials help the spa blend in.
    Outdoor Dining Room
    A formal room is delineated by stone and large-scale plantings.
    Clay Pavers Replace Worn Out Asphalt in Winnetka IL
    New Brick Paver Drive in Winnetka
    Replacing concrete upgrades the whole property.
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    Tropical Plant Containers in Bristol Wisconsin
    Planters encourage experimentation as they change with the seasons.
    Welcoming Stone Outdoor Fire Pit
    Lannon stone and bluestone add sophistication to the backyard fire pit.
    Comfortably Curving Bluestone
    Combining straight lines and curves adds interest.
    Terra Cotta Touches in Glenview
    Oversized containers add height and interest around the patio.
    Blending Cultural Influences
    Globally inspired details fit in a calm American garden.
    Clay Pavers and a Bluestone Walk in Winnetka
    Clay pavers and a bluestone walk suit the new exterior.
    woodland shade garden with astilbe and hosta
    Northbrook Shade Garden
    Wooded areas were underplanted to add color and texture.
    creeping thyme planted in gaps of flagstone patio
    Loosely Set Flagstone with Creeping Thyme Planted in the Gaps
    Sit and relax is this conversation area.
    mixed perennial bed with multi-colored flowers
    Perennial Flowers in Every Color
    Sweeps of purple stachys, red bee balm, white shasta daisy, yellow black-eyed susan and green sedum are tidy yet casual.
    A Shady Seat in a Glenview Landscape
    A built-in seatwall is perfect for admiring summer blooms.
    Winnetka Residence with New Blue Stone Pool Decking
    Inviting Blues
    The bluestone pool deck is welcoming yet refined.
    Gathering Hot Spot
    Lannon stone, bluestone and gravel surround the fire pit.
    Bluestone Seatwall Cap by Van Zelst, Inc.
    New Bluestone Seatwall Cap
    An existing wall is refreshed with new bluestone.
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