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‘Extra! Extra!’   DesignNJ June/July 2017

When the catastrophe that was Hurricane Sandy hit the Jersey Shore in 2012, builders were in the early stages of construction of a Seaside Park home. Though this particular plot of land was spared the worst of Sandy’s fury, the storm was a devastating reminder of the vicissitudes of Mother Nature. Keeping that in mind, […]

‘Water World!’   DesignNJ June/July 2008

There’s nothing like the sight and sound of water to both soothe and excite and — above all — to add a special dimension to a landscaping scheme. There are many design options open to homeowners. This pond features a waterfall that breaks into distinct streams — one has a more vertical drop that creates […]

‘Pool Houses’   DesignNJ June/July 2003

BUILDING THE IDEAL POOL HOUSE WAS A MATTER OF STRIKING THE RIGHT balance for a family in Union County. They had to balance the space limitations imposed by their town — 24 feet by 24 feet — with their desire to accommodate large gatherings. They wanted an eating area with the comfort and climate control […]