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  • 6 Reasons Why Fall Is Perfect For A Custom Patio Install

    It’s always a great time to install a patio, but fall may be the best.  Here are a handful of reasons why: The weather is nicely predictable and the crazy rains of spring aren’t complicating schedules. Often times the patio can be designed and constructed so that a family can still [...]

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    Surroundings by Natureworks+ at the Indiana Design Center

    WE’VE MOVED!! Perhaps you’ve heard by now. Our new office is located at the Indiana Design Center, 200 South Rangeline Road, suite 219 in Carmel. If you have never been here before, stop in. Treat yourself to a fun tour. You will be amazed at the facility. It’s elegant, beautiful, packed [...]

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    Low Maintenance Outoor Living, Minimal Upkeep Indoor Trends

    You may know some "high-maintenance" people, but when it comes to our homes, we want low maintenance outdoor spaces and minimal upkeep inside our homes. How to create that space? Let Surroundings by Natureworks show you how! LOW MAINTENANCE  Those certainly are the 2 most repeated words in our [...]

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    3 Things to Make Spring 2016 the Best in Outdoor Living

    Have a case of the winter blues? Dreaming of relaxing in warmth in your own backyard oasis? Us too. We feel like Indiana is teasing us a bit of late. One day it feels like spring is around corner and the next there is freezing rain, sleet and snow. While we all wait for spring to come and stay for [...]

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    The Special Ingredient for Amazing Luxury Outdoor Living

    We are often asked what sets us apart from our competition. I like to think we are being asked because clients sense that there is something special about who we are and how we do business.  We certainly think so. It’s taken several years to pinpoinint exactly what that something special is, [...]

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    The Cabo Emotion and Moving Outdoor Living Spaces

    Fresh from an extended vacation that ended in Cabo, the creative juices are flowing rampant, and I am recalling of the incredible service we experienced at the Cabo resort.  Simply amazing and beyond anything previously experienced. It prompted me to wonder how we make that happen in our [...]

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    El Nino Weather Phenomenon in Indiana

    El Nino is a weather phenomenon that occurs irregularly every two to seven years. Trade winds that usually blow from east to west weaken and sea surface temperatures start rising, setting off a chain of atmospheric impacts and temporarily disrupting weather patterns around the world. The 2015/2016 [...]

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