Poolside Comfort

July 3, 2016By Jamie ClaphamBlog, Design, Residential

Award winning pool! SPASA Awards 2016- Best renovation Category. This project was designed and project managed by Clapham Landscape Architecture. The pool build was by Falcon pools. Other than a few furniture tweaks here and there, this area is finally complete to award winning standards! Below are progress shots from start to finish so you can … Read More

Bamboo Blitz

June 30, 2016By Jamie ClaphamBlog, Design, Residential

We just finished a major backyard blitz in one week. Our clients were putting their house on the market and wished to maximise the potential of the sale. One major downfall of the property was the three story apartment block looking down over the back fence into the garden.   We had one week before … Read More

Clapham at the SPASA Pool & Outdoor living expo

February 16, 2016By Jamie ClaphamBlog, Design

Clapham Landscape Architecture attended the SPASA Pool & Spa Expo + Outdoor Living held from 31 Jan – 2 Feb at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre. A great weekend These little beauties where the star of the show Ptilotus exaltatus ‘Joey’ They looked fantastic paired with the Japanese maple above. The only problem was the little kids … Read More

Japanese courtyard architecture

November 3, 2013By Jamie ClaphamBlog, Case Studies, Design, Job Openings

  A very small space required an ingenious solution. Clapham Landscape Architects to the rescue to design this Japanese oasis in a small shaded courtyard. The combination of water feature with Japanese ornamental plantings creates the perfect space for quiet contemplation, and seamlessly flows through from indoors to outdoors linking the two. Lighting plays a … Read More

Basement ‘Rooftop’ Garden

November 3, 2013By Jamie ClaphamBlog, Design

  Clapham Landscapes undertook an interesting flip on your typical ‘Roof Top’ Garden. This project was in fact a ‘rooftop’ over a ‘basement’ construction at a Toorak residence. A full Perennial Garden was established on top of the basement to create an expansive and opulent garden setting. Full drainage and load bearing considerations were taken … Read More

Outdoor Room Completed

September 2, 2013By Jamie ClaphamBlog, Case Studies, Job Openings

  Clapham landscapes recently completed this stunning indoor outdoor living area in Elwood, Melbourne. The project featured an outdoor room overlooking a stunning in ground pool and replaced an existing bland outdoor space which the new owners wanted to reinvigorate to create a real sense of occasion and connection with the modern house design. The … Read More

Gardening Australia Interview

August 15, 2013By Jamie ClaphamBlog, Case Studies, Design

Jamie appeared on national TV as part ABC’s national gardening show ‘Gardening Australia’. The interview gives a real insight to the Clapham process, and includes footage from several featured Clapham Landscape projects. The video is shot on location around Melbourne. If you are considering using Clapham Landscapes for your project this is an ideal way … Read More