Entries by Andrew Markham

Truth in the Garden

When I first became a contractor I quickly realized that the word “contractor” and the word “truth” were considered an oxymoron by many. It seemed to me people automatically believed that contractors were not only expensive but dishonest and not forthcoming. Perhaps that is not true for all clients but it seemed to be the […]

Harmonics of Collaboration

Collaboration is a critical component of a well-done landscape project. As I explored how to express the attention Banyan Tree Landscape places on our collaborative efforts, I thought of the strings of a musical instrument. With that in mind, I called my good friend, client, classical guitarist extraordinaire, and personal ukulele teacher, Joe Thompson. My […]