Expert garden tips and a grand backyard renovation
HWhile the yard has an elegant charm, there are many practicalities incorporated with an irrigation system that ensures plant health. The use of containers within the design maintains a balanced ratio of hard to soft surfaces and keeps maintenance low.
— JOHN SZCZEPANIAK
e is considered to be one of Ottawa’s top landscape architects, and genuine passion for his work is likely the root of John Szczepaniak’s well-earned reputation. With a clear affection for the natural world, John shares his own garden with
Ottawa At Home as well as a grand client project that showcases his ability to create unique landscape solutions that work for each individual setting.
FACING PAGE: Teak chaise lounge, Hauser; THIS PAGE: Coco the Golden Doodle finds a shady spot by the pool; pool and spa by DX pools; Bassi Construction created the outdoor kitchen; flowers cut from the garden enhance exterior décor.