1. Let The Games Begin- World Cup 2018

    What can the world cup teach us about the practice of landscape design and project implementation? Simple- disciplined team work. Our team at IVY Studio, a landscape design and build firm based in the greater Boston area specializes in designing and creating beautiful outdoor spaces. Our strategic t…Read More

  2. Time Is Of The Essense

    With each passing day, the opportunity to take advantage of the warmer weather and your outdoors diminishes and the postponing of your next outdoor expansion project fades into the rear view mirror of lost opportunity. It is not too late to start the design and build process now and still enjoy the …Read More

  3. Best Design Practices

    What are the best design practices when it comes to expanding your outdoor environment? This is a question the design professionals at IVY Studio deal with on a daily basis in their residential outdoor projects. The single most important component is to listen to the goals and aspirations of the cli…Read More

  4. So Many Material Options

    There are so many materials available today to the discerning home owner engaged in an outdoor expansion project. From stone choices for walls and outdoor kitchens, fire places and fire pits- natural, round or flat or veneers that are man- made? For pool and patio surfaces, to use natural stone, pav…Read More

  5. Taking A Deep Dive

    We are IVY Studio, an aquatic design and build consulting firm based in the greater Boston area. We have redefined traditional pool and spa design and building methodology. From design concept, development, planning and implementation, we work with you hand-in-hand in providing the best solutions ba…Read More

  6. We Have You Covered

    Construction and project implementation is a messy business. No matter how proactive and careful you are in your planning, things come up that were unanticipated! We have you covered. We are IVY Studio, a landscape design and build consulting firm based in the greater Boston area. Our practice is co…Read More

  7. An Open Invitation

    IVY Studio, a landscape design and build consulting firm based in the greater Boston area invites you to come and tour our studio and see how our creative team works and what inspires them. We specialize in expanding outdoor environments that include among other things, pools and spas, outdoor kitch…Read More

  8. June 6th- A Day In History

    Today is a significant day in our Country’s history. June 6th, 74 years ago marks the start of the assault by U.S. forces on the beaches of Normandy and 50 years ago marks the untimely death of Robert Kennedy. What does this have to do with Landscape and pool design and implementation, you might w…Read More

  9. Decorative Concrete

    Attractive and cost effective, decorative concrete is creating a combination of textures, patterns, colors and sealers. From subtle effects to distinctive patterns, your options are virtually unlimited. Our concrete artisans are able to create the look and feel you are looking for- from simple to el…Read More

  10. The Color Of Water

    The color of water is a critical design element to the selection of your pool’s interior finish. How do you know what is right for you? The actual water color is influenced by natural refraction as well as the primary color of the interior finish selected. First, you need to decide whether you wan…Read More