Philip Dyer B.Ag.Sci.Hort        401-533-2865         Philip@Dyer-Design.com        Newport, Rhode Island

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Hardscape & Patios

Some examples of masonry, stone walls, patio and poolside paving, boardwalks, seating and other constructed elements of our gardens.

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1. A combination of stone and oiled hardwood walling reflect the architecture of the home.

2. Firepit area can be intimate or expand for larger group. Trellis will be covered with climbing roses.

3. A series of oiled hardwood boardwalks.

4. Curved, rusted steel panels set into lime-washed hardwood posts form a dramatic scene.

5. Granite paving planted with creaping thyme.

6. Sculptural fountain forms the centerpiece of this paved courtyard.

7. The fire pit forms the focal point for outdoor entertaining between the pool and shingled hut.

8. Thermal bluestone paving with cutting garden uphill to the right.

9. Suspended seat of oiled hardwood.

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combination of stone and oiled hardwood walling with horzon poolThe firepit area can be intimate and private but can also be used to accommodate additional tables for larger gatherings. The trellises in the background will be covered with climbing roses and are on the sight lines looking along the patio and up the driveway.hardwood boardwalks add interest to planted garden leading to shingled pool hut
courtyard with rusted steel panels, granite paving and oiled hardwood benchesgranite paving with creaping thyme leads to main entrancepaved courtyard with sculptural fountain
fire pit forms the focal point for outdoor entertainingThermal bluestone paving is mortared on a concrete slab with cutting garden uphill to the right. A visual boundary is created using a hedge of hydrangeas and a line of posts and beams which reflect the architectural detail of the home.suspended seat of hardwood set against stucco block work

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