Turning Spaces into 'Places'

Turning Spaces into 'Places'

Garden places.  A space is a not the same as a 'place.'  Too many homes and business' have open or cluttered spaces that are never used, and will never be used.  I'll help you turn your unused, ugly spaces into wonderful, enjoyable, places - A Garden. 

A Walking Retreat

A Walking Retreat

Sometimes we just need a place to walk, think, feel nature, be alone or share.  Most likely, you already have a space, but it's not exactly a perfect place.  I've created many garden paths and nature walks that soon becomes the perfect path.  

Garden Delights

Garden Delights

Beauty is in the details.  I believe a garden can hold a vast treasure of little pleasures.  Secret little things that make it special.  Whether that's a particularly rare plant, a fantastic blossoming native tree, or trinkets placed throughout little coves that catch ones eye only occasionally,...

Horticultural Services

Kirwin Horticultural Services is a full service design and garden building firm. In addition to design/build implementation, KHS has a garden maintenance division that can be tailored to your individual needs.


image    Landscaping:  A critical component to a beautiful transformation.
Church Project

The Episcopal Church in Lockhart, Texas was looking for a custom way to embellish a space they had available next to the church.  This space was once an alley way serving the neighboring buildings.  Their goal was to make a beautiful place for their congregation to join in fellowship outside, enjoying the wonderful Texas weather. 


patio demolition


Stack of Bricks


The first step was to remove the old.  But, we wanted to do everything to save,  recycle and reuse materials to minimize cost and maximize our environmental contribution.  



courtyard renovated



 The after shots tell a beautiful story.  Our ugly space became a beautiful gathering place.  



Highlighted Work

custom hand build grotto
A blend of naturescape and a grotto design by Berthold Haas make a beautiful water feature. More
before and after
See us featured in Traditionalhome.com magazine where we worked with a team of designers to overhaul an out of date house.  More
Church project
A church in Lockhart was looking to renovate a space that had become available to them. More