Location: Puslinch, ON Build Duration: 9 months Construction Cost: >$1m
An ‘outdoor living room’ to say the least – this space was designed and built as an escape from the hustle and bustle of the day-to-day grind. Each element has a mindful purpose towards rest, relaxation, fun and gathering. Whether it be in the pool on a warm sunny day, cooking and eating dinner in the pavilion, or nestled up beside one of the fire features on a cool fall evening.
Location: halton, ON Build Duration: 2 months Construction Cost: ~$400K
Nestled in a Halton hamlet, this property is home to a family that grew up in the Muskokas, and wanted this urban backyard to remind them of the outdoors amidst the granite, evergreens and dark blue water. The granite surround on this pool is an intricate inlay of large irregular granite flagstone, stitched with seamless tight joints, and a polished edge facing the pool. The rest of the patio is a modern porcelain tile set on pedestals. Plantings were to a Muskoka theme, and the lighting gives the space a nice moon glow in the evenings. Decking and Pergola are all PVC to ensure longevity
Location: halton, ON Build Duration: 2 months Construction Cost: ~$300K
Beautiful open rural backyard providing a stunning backdrop for this sleek landscape. Home owners wanted to keep the open sight lines, yet create a cozy backyard space. Material choices were critical in establishing the style/theme of this rural/modern landscape. Wood grain pvc decking adjacent to the pool, wood grain wall stone, and wood grain accent paver at fire pit. Bright blue water with furniture to match, creating a lively backyard experience.
Location: halton, ON Build Duration: 1 month Construction Cost: ~$100K
Natural water feature, pond and patios located in Campbellville, ON. The water feature was created using a natural rock outcropping in the background, which was added to and modified to create a meandering path for the new water feature. The pond, fire pit patio and flagstone bridge were integrated into the space to create a fully immersed and connected outdoor living space.
Location: Georgetown, ON Build Duration: 2 months Construction Cost: ~$450K
Full property landscape renovation, pool, cabana, patio located in Georgetown, ON. This space was an impressive before and after situation. The existing pool and small cabana were completely rebuilt into an entirely new space with a fresh transitional style – clean cut contemporary lines, with elements of rustom materials. The space is now useable for large family gatherings and events, as well as evening dining and lounging well after dark and into the cool fall. The cabana features a fireplace, ceiling heater and vertical phantom screens.
Location: Guelph, ON Build Duration: 3 months Construction Cost: ~$400K
Outdoor patio and pool features located in Guelph, ON. This space was originally designed by Mike Barker. Frontiers worked on many unique elements of this space, including the custom water weir into the pool, the modern shed, polished natural stone patio, plantings, and so on.
Location: Erin, ON Build Duration: 1 month
Massive 16′ x 20′ rough sawn pine Pergola featuring timber framed beams stained a deep rich brown colour, with 12″x12″ shaker panel PVC column wraps. This beautiful structure meets this clients poolside needs with a custom top mounted, remote powered retractable Shade FX canopy. Last but not least, the integrated LED lighting illuminates the space and extends its use deep into the summer night in style.
Location: burlington, ON Build Duration: 2 months Construction Cost: ~$350K
Full property landscape renovation, pool, patio, retaining walls, driveway located in Burlington, ON. This home was fully renovated on the interior and exterior, and as such, needed a new landscape to match. The style was traditional, so it was important for the patio materials to not only be fresh in style, but timeless in order to pair with the traditional home.
Location: guelph, ON Build Duration: 8 months Construction Cost: ~$3mil
Institutional plaza space – Alumni Stadium located at the University of Guelph, ON. This 30,000SF plaza space was packed full of innovative elements, including a mini turf field for pregame fun, hidden soil cells for tree resilience, cutting edge LED light standards, sleek outdoor furnishings, etc.
Location: oakville, ON Build Duration: 3 months Construction Cost: ~$500K
Natural stone patio, raised spa, stunning Caribbean blue pool complete with autocover and waterfall, putting green, ample lounge space, and tasteful plantings throughout – this backyard is classy and stunning. The shallow sun ledge in the pool makes for an easy entry into the pool, and a great spot for kids to play.
Location: puslinch, ON Build Duration: 8 months Construction Cost: ~$1MIL
Tucked away on a secluded 100 acre property, this backyard escape is set into the natural surroundings. The tasteful pool house, complete with interior lounge, washroom, storage, outdoor kitchen and outdoor bar make for a great spot to entertain pool guests on a long weekend. The private pool space is perfect for casual family swim time. Natural escarpment boulder retaining walls and evergreen plantings help the space blend into its surroundings.
Location: eden mills, ON Build Duration: 3 months Construction Cost: ~$500K
Off the beaten track, this historic schoolhouse has old school charm with its traditional stone exterior. Pulling this style into the landscape was important to the home owners, and resulted in a stunning pool courtyard space, complete with fire bowl and tasteful outdoor kitchen.
Location: erin, ON Build Duration: 1 month Construction Cost: ~$200K
Decks are an extension of our homes – an outdoor living room – Coming out flush from the main floor, this dining, cooking and lounge area provides a strong connection to the outdoors. The timber shade pergola provides a sense of enclosure, yet still open to the stars. The lighting brings a moon glow effect, providing evening functionality. Composite and PVC decking materials will maintain the aesthetic of this deck for many years to come, and be easy to maintain!
Location: guelph, ON Build Duration: 2 months Construction Cost: ~$200K
Dining, cooking, lounging all packed into this modestly sized backyard. An emphasis was put on enjoying evening gatherings and watching the game on the big screen – built-in audio/visual, lighting, and a strong connection to inside are what truly make this an awesome outdoor living room space.