Current Projects

Fencing, Paving, Planting, Lawnwork

There is a nice range of elements to this project – an old disheveled lawn to be stripped and relaid, existing low level fence to be demolished and replacement taller privacy screen erected, large and small hedges to be planted, an expansive paved area with connecting paths. Read more »

Pergola, Path and Playspace

The project here was to transform a tired old patio space into an all weather kids’ play area. Also to dismantle an old raised planter and create a pergola with a connecting path from the recycled patio slabs. Read more »

Fuel Storage Facility, South Kildare

Here is a solid fuel storage building we are constructing on an equestrian property in South Kildare. Ventilation is ensured via the spaced horizontal cladding. The roof is corrugated metal sheeting, pitched to a large gutter at the rear. The large panel at the front is removable to facilitate vehicular access. Pedestrian access is gained… Read more »

Pre-School, North Dublin

In this instance we are creating the playspace in a piece of unused ground adjacent to the school building. The first task is to securely fence off the space and then populate it with a range of hand built wooden play elements. Read more »

Pre-School, Co. Kildare

Here are some play elements we recently built and installed in a creche in Co. Kildare. These pieces will provide immersive, tactile and rewarding play opportunities for pre-schoolers aged 2 – 5. Read more »

Time is Crechious

Under the ever vigilant eye of George Mitchell it’s all happening in the workshop these days as we get a few creches sorted with new play equipment before they re open their doors in September Read more »

Pre-School Play Pieces

Here are some wooden play pieces we put together for a preschool in South Dublin. Studies have shown that children engage for longer periods with natural, tactile materials such as wood rather than smooth plastic or PVC. Read more »

Side Passage Becomes Utility Room

Here is an example of how a pretty useless side passage can be easily transformed into a utility room or storage space. The existing gate between the brick piers is removed, a monopitch roof is constructed against the wall of the house, gutter and downspout for drainage are incorporated on the low side, new doors… Read more »

Walkthrough

Here is a recent design and a good example of how a simple virtual walkthrough can help a homeowner more effectively visualise the finished product.   Read more »