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Have you ever wanted to improve your backyard with the serenity of the far east? Or perhaps you want a beautiful alternative to the simple foliage growing behind your home? If so, a koi pond might be the perfect solution. The landscaping professionals at Reflections have successfully designed and installed countless of these koi ponds for our customers and can advocate for their beauty and serenity.

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A Chicago homeowner came to us starry eyed, with a lifelong dream of having a koi pond in his backyard. Reflections had the exciting task of starting with a blank slate, since the homeowner’s double lot was totally empty. Click to see how we transformed our customers backyard!

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This homeowner came to us by way of another contractor who was in the process of remodeling their swimming pool and backyard. However, they still had an old pond and waterfall with a horrible leak that needed transforming.

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This project began when a family living on the Chicago North Shore decided they wanted to completely redesign their backyard. They were yearning for a recreational pond where their kids could swim and play in the sand while remaining in the comfort of their backyard.

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LARRY CARNES GREW UP near Barrington and as a young man, found himself interested in art, architecture, and landscape design while in school.

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By having a koi pond in your backyard, you can bring the exotic serenity of the far east into your everyday life. Koi ponds are often created and designed to bring a relaxing and peaceful energy to homes. 

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With research suggesting the harmful environmental and health effects of traditional, chemically treated pools, more and more people are turning to alternatives, such as natural pools.

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Do you have dreams of living in the middle of a rain forest, far away from the rest of the world? Does the thought of being surrounded by nature sound peaceful and calming to you? Water is the best way to bring complete tranquility to your backyard. Here are 4 backyard water designs to turn your yard into a paradise!

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You are building your dream home and have decided that it needs a pool. Maybe you think a chlorinated pool will be the easiest way to go, but need to know more because it is a big decision that will affect you, your family, and the environment. Here are 5 benefits of natural pools that will make you rethink building a traditional, chlorinated pool.

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