547 Rutherford Ave.
Charlestown, MA 02129
This firm specializes in residential, sustainable landscapes; in other words, plants, plants and more plants. If part of the challenge you face on your balcony or patio calls for attention to clean air from the city’s pollutants, bring your ideas to Offshoots’ design specialists who have gathered years of experience in the unseen production of clean, reproductive air. The vast irreplaceable beauty we find in plant life can be both eye catching and functional.
175 Portland St., Suite 6
Boston, MA 02114
Sculpted lines and timeless materials can be manipulated by the crew at Flavin to blend together the inside of your home to the outside. These artistic geniuses are on the cutting edge of what is called Natural Modernism. Putting your ideas first, this team seeks to understand the client’s goals to tailor a space space specifically to your needs. Looking to develop a concept that will be both functional and beautiful? Inspiring a range of styles from the most sophisticated modern to beautifully crafted traditional designs? All this and more are available once you’ve stepped in the door of Flavin Architects.
156 Milk St., Suite 3
Boston, MA 02109
ZeroEnergy Design has an award-winning team with citations for excellence, basing its designs on your unique style and need. Looking to renovate? This exceptional team of artists employ computer-generated pictures of your dream scheme. Placing your imagination right in front of you makes it easier to tweak and adjust the desired outcome. Come view its portfolio of homes in Cape Cod and signature classic renaissance. ZeroEnergy Design puts the highest focus on energy conservation and sustainable forms.
Meyer & Meyer
396 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Meyer & Meyer pays extraordinary attention to detail. Whether working on a balcony, renovated country porch or new construction, each and every project needs a fresh approach with the best craftsman in the area. It’s a magic moment when your dream becomes a reality. Don’t just settle on someone else’s generic mass-produced products. Each patio or outside area space will become the jewel of the house if you’re not careful.
535 Albany St.
Boston, MA 02118
Terrat Elms Designs welcomes everyday as extraordinary, understanding that a budget can be inspiration’s best friend. These professionals have an exceptional stock of supplies and wealth of experience. Whether looking for an eye to classic or unsure if neo-modern is a possible venture; stop in, browse its portfolio and share your latest ideas. Designers have featured patios on Chestnut Hill, within the Back Bay, Brattle Street and The Ritz Carlton. There is no project too great or too small, with absolutely no preconceived ideas. The choices are all yours.
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