This project in Mill Valley features an antique Indonesian Cane Bowl, originally used in Southeast Asia to reduce sugar cane in sugar production. These bowls are made of cast iron and can be used for wood burning and can be retrofitted with a gas line, as shown above. The bench was built using brick surfacing [...]
In this project in San Francisco, we designed and built a Tuscan Villa style courtyard that features a raised natural stone outdoor fireplace and fountain. The fireplace is gas powered. We built the courtyard with the intention to create an outdoor living space that added continuity to the adjacent open air recreational room, which included [...]
This property is built on a steep incline. In order to reclaim maximum outdoor living space from the steep terrain, we created a series of usable level spaces. The first level features a vegetable garden, the second ( main level) a spacious outdoor living & entertainment area, a third level features a Native America sweat [...]
In this Novato property, we built a landscape garden and patio with a sub-tropical Indonesian flavor. We replaced a portion of the lawn with drought resistant plants and added bamboo along the perimeter. In addition to the outdoor living room, the property also has an Indonesian fire bowl with custom screen to contain sparks.
This outdoor kitchen in Greenbrae is connected to a large deck with outdoor dining space. It features a built in trellis, stainless steel gas grill, sink, refrigerator, and concrete counter tops with mosaic tile inlay.
This Mill Valley property originally had a brick patio just off the back of the house, which then dropped 13 inches to the rest of the yard, which also had drainage issues caused by water pooling in the low lying area. To resolve the drainage issues we raised the lower area to the same height [...]
For this San Francisco residence, we removed 30 yards of sandy soil and built 3 levels of outdoor living areas. One level features an deck, walkway and steps made of sustainably harvested ipe hardwood, also known as ironwood , a rainforest hardwood that has a fire rating that is close to that of concrete. A [...]
We build wood decks, railings and stairs primarily out of redwood, cedar, ipe, and Trex, which is a recycled plastic material. These materials are the most widely available, sustainable and cost effective timber solutions for the San Francisco Bay Area.
At Farnsworth Landscaping, we can build a wide variety of water features into your landscape garden, including waterfalls, fountains, waters culptures and ponds. This Tuscan style courtyard features a fountain built with rustic red ledge stone. In this San Francisco property we installed a stone water sculpture in a garden featuring a flagstone patio with [...]
At Farnsworth Landscaping we have extensive experience building patios, such as stone patios, brick patios, stained concrete patios, gravel patios, exposed aggregate patios, precut pavers and even patios made of bark. This patio uses a pre-cut flagstone from India that looks like Arizona flagstone, but with higher density which makes them less prone to water [...]