From the National Association of Landscape Professionals
We are proud to share some great news. Southview Design has won 4 Grand Awards from the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP – formerly PLANET). The award-winning designers include Matt Burton and Tim Johnson. First project: Matt Burton, designer – Pool and landscape on a point: This project was three years in planning and […]
Curb Appeal Can Be Fixed!
According to the National Association of Home Builders, the Builders Association of the Twin Cities and CNBC, the number of mortgage applications has been up and down in recent weeks. However, the number is still more than 40% higher than this time last year – meaning more people are looking for a home. Whether it’s […]
Or How to Fit New Orleans in Your Back Yard
Landscape designer Matt Burton packed a lot of landscaping in a very small urban St. Paul back yard. In just 800 square feet, he created outdoor spaces for a gas-burning fireplace, a water feature, and a private patio/seating area…all surrounded by a cedar privacy fence and done with a New Orleans flair. The ‘before’ pictures […]
How Does It Look Today?
Hard to believe it’s been a year since the landscape renovation of the KARE 11 Backyard was completed and the reveal was broadcast on the evening news. In recognition of the 1-year anniversary of the Backyard, KARE 11 put together a video – a fast-forward look through the seasons in the backyard: The First Year in […]
Creating indoor/outdoor spaces that work together
More people are looking to connect with the outdoors…specifically, their own backyard. Whether it’s bringing the indoors out or the outdoors in…sometimes all it takes is a little team effort. Desi Creswell, an interior designer, and one of Southview’s landscape designers, Meg Arnosti, together with a builder and an architect create a beautiful backyard oasis for […]
Reveal should be week of July 23rd - stay tuned!
Wednesday, July 9th: The folks at the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) and KARE 11 can hardly contain themselves. We can see the light at the end of the tunnel – or rather Backyard! The fence is being painted this week. Southview Design’s crew will be back in KARE 11’s Backyard during the […]
In spite of the weather
Southview and Twin City Fireplace & Stone are working side-by-side this week in the KARE11 Backyard. Click here to watch the live stream camera each day as the landscape elements start to take shape in the Backyard. Just look for the “Watch” icon on the upper left side of the KARE11 website. Of course, it’s […]
Permeable Pavers for the KARE11 Backyard
A big thank you to our friends at Anchor Block for the permeable pavers and retaining wall block. They have been great partners in the KARE11/Builders Association of the Twin Cities project. Check out the Anchor website for a look at other pavers and retaining wall block in a variety of colors and styles. There […]
We are proud to announce another win for Southview Design! This time we won the “Best of…SW Metro Magazine” as Best Landscaper. Everyone at Southview Design is honored our clients in the southwest metro voted for us! Thank you! We appreciate each and every one of you. What is the Best of Southwest Metro? A […]
National Association of the Remodeling Industry
Each year, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry-Mn Chapter (NARI) has their Contractor of the Year (CotY) Awards in November. This year, Tim Johnson took home an Honorable Mention in the Residential Exterior Category for his project in North Oaks. With no cabin or other vacation property, this North Oaks family of four decided […]
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