Oklahoma Tag

Artificial Lawns are Coming of Age in Oklahoma This is not your Grandfather’s “Astroturf®” Ward Design Group enjoys introducing our clients to new technologies that can enhance the enjoyment of their outdoor spaces.  Hence we are pleased with the increased popularity of artificial turf lawns. We know...

  Twenty years ago, all you needed for a retaining wall was a chainsaw and a stack of railroad ties. While these retention systems were effective in maintaining proper drainage and controlling erosion, they deteriorated rapidly, and some leached harmful chemicals into the soil. Wooden retaining...

Over the last decade, we have witnessed the miniaturization of the home office workplace. A cramped outbuilding which once housed lawnmowers and pots can now comfortably be insulated from the cold, fitted with its own electricity, and with an internet connection link you to anywhere...

You've been walking out your back door to an area of your home that should bring relief from the stress of the day but when you do you are hit with an ominous question, what should I do with my backyard. For some of you,...

With the advent of the heavy rains we've been having in Oklahoma, new plants may be showing signs of stress. Things to look for are yellowing of leaves and/or brownish spots, wilted leaves and quite possibly defoliation. Also, if the leaves are turning black or...

We know some of you have seen this one already, but we wanted to share it with our blog audience as well. This revamp started out with the removal of a worn out wooden deck with an outdated spa and where once all the old...

A deck, is a deck, is a deck, is a deck, or is it? At WDG, we specialize in building the best landscape installations and yard features available, and we beg to disagree. We often run into customers who do not see the value in...

When we talk about reinventing paradise, many people assume a large space is required to create quality landscaping. This could not be further from the truth. While it is true that some elements are best left for larger lots, a lot of our favorite designs...

Now that we are going outside and enjoying our outdoor spaces again, there are several cleanup and maintenance tasks that are often done at this time of year, and traditional wisdom, as is often the case, may lead you astray, so we thought we would...

WDG Design Studio offers, 2D, 3D and 3D movie designs that will take your breath away. A good design is a fabulous way to remove the guesswork of getting inside your clients head to uncover what they really desire. This album includes some of our recent...