Showing articles from "05-2015"

Celebrating 60 Years: Happy Friday!

Friday May 29th, 2015
Here we are at the Whole Foods Co op planting Cascade Hops. Hopmaster Mike Moorehead of North East brought the vines and helped the initial installation on coir twine. The hops are a nice addition to the edible landscape at Whole Foods on the walls of the new cafe addition.

Celebrating 60 Years: Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 2012 - 2014

Monday May 25th, 2015
Happy Memorial Day! I know many Vietnam Veterans and I have a lot of respect for those that have done their duty in a war that was unpopular. We were glad to be involved to continue the development of the Erie Veterans Park with this memorial.

Celebrating 60 Years: Korean War Memorial - 2006

Sunday May 24th, 2015
Once again, Bob Southard and his buddies got together to help build another monument to our veterans. This time it was for them! The Korean Veterans envisioned this gate type monument that is very distinctive

Celebrating 60 Years: Purple Heart Memorial, 2012

Saturday May 23rd, 2015
This Memorial Day weekend we remember all of those who are special to us. We often think of those that are in public service; fire fighters, police officers, military.

Celebrating 60 Years: Tree Peony

Tuesday May 19th, 2015
Paeonie suffruticosa

Life is short and our bloom time shorter (in the peony world) so we must enjoy while we can. Here is a pink tree peony. In my opinion one of the classic flowers. Full, lush and brilliant in color it draws your eye right in!

Celebrating 60 Years: Rain Garden

Monday May 18th, 2015
Spring rains have been bountiful this year and it keep rain in the news. Rain Gardens are a Best Management Practice for helping filter the water from rain before it gets back into our water supply. We designed and help to install a rain garden at the Whole Foods Coop.

Celebrating 60 Years: Spring Gardens

Tuesday May 12th, 2015
One of the great things about spring gardens are the bulb displays. With the crazy weather, staying cool, then heating up to summertime temps, spring can be fleeting. Carpe Diem! Seize the opportunity to enjoy these brief but beautiful tulips.

Celebrating 60 Years: Granny Murphy’s House

Friday May 8th, 2015
This classic residence in Glenwood was one I can remember from growing up as a boy. We used to drive by or work there, and it was always know as ‘Granny Murphy’s House’. It may have been one of the first contracts that dad had.

Celebrating 60 Years: Culbertson Stable Square, 2007

Thursday May 7th, 2015
The old Edinboro House of Furniture was being redeveloped into a mixed use facility. Odyssey Builders as the contractor contacted us to develop a design-build proposal for the project.

Celebrating 60 Years: Native Trees & Shrubs

Wednesday May 6th, 2015
In this backyard border, native trees and shrubs were utilized to attract wildlife, especially our feathered friends. Thea attraction is further enhanced with the feeding station.