Forget the Halls – Deck Your Deck! The holidays are here again. Holiday music blares from the speakers, holiday parties fill up the schedule, homes and streets are draped in lights and a “chill” is in the air. Of course, a “chill” in Southern California means the temp is hovering somewhere around 60. Not exactly […]

A well-designed deck is a great addition to any home. It’s where you entertain guests, bask in the afternoon sun while reading a book, and watch your kids play. For those of us who live in sunny Southern California, a deck is a year-round space – and an absolute must-have. A quality deck can last […]

Timberrrrrr!!!!!! If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? The old philosophical thought experiment is not supposed to have an answer. It’s meant to evoke thoughts about unperceived existence and metaphysical reality. Very heady stuff. Those who have been to the forest and […]

Let There be Light It’s always sunny in Southern California. When the sun goes down each night, we start to miss it. The night sky is beautiful – especially on a clear evening – but it shades the natural beauty around us. It also makes it difficult to entertain guests outdoors in the dark! Thanks […]