Current Projects

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 »


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 »

Back Garden South Dublin

Here are some progress shots from an ongoing project. Removal of overgrown hedge and vegetation, demolish existing deck and fencing, new perimeter screen, garden room, organic zone, excavation for split level and poured concrete retaining wall, granite effect paving, lighting, lawn and planting. What more could you ask for? Read more »

Equine Paddock, Co. Laois

We are reclaiming this wild patch on a farm in Co. Laois. The intention is to remove unnecessary hedges, tame others that are badly overgrown, prune trees, secure the boundaries with a combination of four rail stud fencing and wire fencing. The paddock itself will be stripped, ploughed and re seeded later in the season… Read more »

Square Boardwalk, Co. Kildare

This is the first phase in the revamp of an awkward space between two existing raised limestone patios. The boardwalk is elevated and frames in a central square into which will be installed a galvanised steel rill and dense herbaceous planting. The open side of the boardwalk will be planted primarily with shrubs and a… Read more »