October 8, 2019 – When Janie Orr bought her older home under heritage trees, it came with invasive plants, flooding at the front door, and dangerous access front and back. Working with daughter Jennifer Orr, landscape architect at Studio Balcones, along with Clayton & Little architects, they melded contemporary flair with the old neighborhood’s charm. Along with native plant habitat and outdoor living/entertainment space, they designed for stormwater infiltration and rainwater collection.

Old Yard to New Garden Concept: Janie Orr