1. Seasons Greetings

    To all our clients and contacts, From our house to yours, please accept our warm wishes for a blessed Christmas and a meaningful New Year. We want you to know that it has been our privilege and pleasure to work with you on expanding your outdoor environments and we look forward to a new and exciting…Read More

  2. Happy Thanksgiving greeting from Vern Chellberg

    As we take to reflect for the Thanksgiving Holiday this week, all of us at IVY STUDIO extend to you and your Family a warm and happy Thanksgiving greeting. All too often, we get caught up in the daily activities and it is the time to reflect and offer our sincere thanks to you our clients, for allow…Read More

  3. Plan Early and Play Early

    With the current summer season beginning to fade into the rear view mirror, the pivotal question of the day is "when is the best time to start planning for the new swimming pool and outdoor environment design project?" Vern Chellberg, Principal of IVY STUDIO, an outdoor expansion consulting design a…Read More

  4. Something about Fall and Fire Features

    The crisp cool days of fall are the perfect antidote for your next outdoor fire place or fire pit! Contact the design professionals at IVY STUDIO, a design/ build studio specializing in outdoor residential outdoor expansion projects in the Boston area. We can design and build your exquisite outdoor …Read More

  5. Happy Labor Day From Vern Chellberg, Principal

    I wanted to reach out and personally extend my personal best wishes to our client's and their Families for a Happy Labor Day Holiday weekend! This has been a very busy summer season for us and our design team and we are grateful for the extra days rest as we prepare to labor on and provide our clien…Read More

  6. Happy July Fourth Holiday Wishes

    HAPPY JULY FOURTH GREETINGS FROM VERN CHELLBERG, PRINCIPAL, IVY STUDIO LLC. The story behind the Fourth of July National holiday is an interesting historical journey into our national pastime. Initially, July 4th, 1776 was not the day that the Continental Congress decided to declare independence- th…Read More

  7. Knowing When To Say No

    Knowing when to say no is one of the hardest things in the design business. Trying to please client’s desires and aspirations is the overarching goal of the design professionals at IVY Studio, a landscape design and build consulting firm practicing residential outdoor design in the greater Boston …Read More

  8. It’s Pizza Time

    What are some of the latest trends in summer outdoor entertaining? For those foodies out there pizza parties with home made pizza options hits the spot. Whether wood fired, pellet fueled or electric, outdoor pizza makers are hot this season as an addition to your outdoor kitchen island. Our design p…Read More

  9. The Budget Discussion

    One of the most difficult discussions to have when engaged in the design process is the budget. This is one of the most important conversations to have when embarking on a design project with a client endeavoring to expand their outdoor environment. We are IVY Studio, a landscape design and build co…Read More

  10. Happy Father’s Day

    What is the perfect Father’s Day Gift? We can put forth a compelling argument for the gift of design. We are IVY Studio and we are a landscape design and build consulting firm based in the greater Boston area. Our practice focusses on expanding residential outdoor environments and we have a proven…Read More