Rustic, Imaginative Kid's Playhouse With Water Wheel

A gorgeous playhouse complete with a water wheel enhances the northern side of the landscape while screening the neighbors' house. The sound generated by the water cascading off the water wheel is soothing and accents the private setting.

Photo By: Rick Meinzer

Modern Outdoor Lounge Area With Water Feature and Fire Pits

Well-groomed shrubbery and plant life overlook the simple and clean lines of these wooden walls. The fire pits near the fountain make this patio a relaxing atmosphere for get-togethers.

Photo By: Michaelene O'Keefe Photography

Gorgeous Gardens Surround Rustic Pavilion

A Belgard paver pathway leads to the private gardens of this beautiful estate. The rustic pavilion combines exposed wood beams with a stacked stone exterior.

Photo By: Rick Meinzer

Rustic and Inviting Children's Playhouse

A stacked stone exterior and exposed timber beams create a rustic entrance to this children's playhouse. The arched front door features a round stained glass inset and is flanked by lantern-style sconces. Sandstone slabs are used as the walkway leading up to the front door.

Rustic Pavilion With Beautiful Koi Pond

This custom pavilion sits gracefully on the back of this large Koi pond, shallow enough for kids to play in and deep enough for a private collection of Koi. Native granite boulders and marginal plant material enhances the natural setting while helping to maintain the clarity of the water.

Photo By: Rick Meinzer

Rustic Pavilion With Exposed Wood Beams

This gorgeous pavilion welcomes guests into the one-acre private retreat. Exposed wood beams combine with a lantern-style light fixture draw the eye up, while stacked stone columns bring a rustic quality to the space.

Photo By: Rick Meinzer

Elegant Timber Trellis Leads to Gardens

Off the master bedroom is an elegant arched timber trellis with a stone walkway. Stone benches line the space for a welcoming resting spot, while climbing vines add greenery and liveliness to the space.

Photo By: Rick Meinzer

Stones Help Make Riverbed Look Natural

The stream that bisects this family's front yard is as elegant and peaceful as any stream found naturally occurring. Designed to mimic a stream that might be found in the mountains around the home, small stones line the riverbed, while large stones are placed around the river to give it boundaries, but also to make it look more natural.

Modern Contemporary Backyard With Mosaic Tile Water Feature

For a new house in an older neighborhood, the owner wanted a modern style and clean lines, but it needed to complement the design of neighboring homes. The designers wanted to bring the structure and style of the house into the landscape.

Photo By: Michaelene O'Keefe Photography

Modern Stone Fire Pit and Tiered Wooden Planters

Beautiful blue mosaic tiles and detailed masonry merge at this stylish fire pit. The multileveled planters show off the variety of floral and plant life with their clean wooden paneling.

Photo By: Michaelene O'Keefe Photography

About Platinum Landscape & Pools

Founded in 1998, Platinum Landscape & Pools is Utah’s premier full service landscape and swimming pool construction firm. Specialising in design/build projects, we have a passion for providing the most innovative designs, award winning craftsmanship and an absolute dedication to excellence in customer service. READ MORE