What the Client Says
"Michaelangelo's provided excellent quality and professionalism. They designed and constructed our entire backyard with retaining walls, hardscaping, landscaping, firepit, lighting, irrigation, and pathways. The design and execution exceeded our expectations! They finished within budget, on time, and excellent quality. Tom (foreman) communicated well and provided leadership to keep the team on track. Mario and the team worked incredibly hard, executed at the highest level, and were a pleasure to work with. I would hire that team for anything!"
- David Gorman
The project aims to create a visually appealing and functional outdoor space by incorporating boulder walls and plants into the landscaping design. The boulder walls will serve as a retaining wall to prevent soil erosion, while the plants will add color and texture to the space.
To create a functional and aesthetically pleasing backyard for David Gorman, addressing drainage issues, incorporating hardscaping elements, and optimizing vegetation.
- Backyard Work:
a. Assess the existing backyard layout and conditions.
b. Develop a comprehensive plan to maximize space, functionality, and visual appeal.
- Drainage Solution:
a. Analyze current drainage issues and identify root causes.
b. Design and implement an effective drainage system to prevent water accumulation and potential damage.
a. Plan and construct hardscape features, such as patios, walkways, and seating areas, to enhance the backyard's functionality and visual appeal.
b. Select appropriate materials that complement the overall design and require minimal maintenance.
- Fire Pit:
a. Design and install a safe and visually appealing fire pit as a focal point for outdoor gatherings.
b. Ensure proper ventilation and adherence to local safety regulations.
- Vegetation Management:
a. Assess existing vegetation and identify areas for reduction or enhancement.
b. Develop a plan to lessen vegetation where necessary while maintaining a balanced, visually appealing landscape.
c. Select low-maintenance, drought-resistant plant species that complement the overall design.
- Retaining Wall:
a. Design and construct a retaining wall to provide structural support and prevent soil erosion in sloped areas.
b. Select materials that complement the overall design and ensure longevity and durability.
a. Develop a lighting plan to enhance the backyard's ambiance and safety during nighttime use.
b. Utilize energy-efficient, low-maintenance lighting options that complement the overall design.
- Expected Outcome:
Upon completion of the project, David Gorman's backyard will be transformed into a visually stunning, functional, and low-maintenance outdoor living space that effectively addresses drainage issues and provides an inviting environment for relaxation and entertainment.
Design and Installation