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The Kent Residence

Posted 02.13.2013

    To this date, the Kent Residence has been a preliminary planning exercise, to provide the owners with conceptual planning to a level of planning which will allow them a choice of design alternatives. One of these conceptual plans will eventually be developed into comprehensive construction drawings, providing a pool and outdoor area which […]

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A local architect approached our office in 2010 to provide site planning input, and landscape design for a new Library Main Branch facility in Amite, Louisiana. We have since provided designs for pedestrian plazas and landscape improvements. We were also retained to provide conceptual and detailed design for an innovative “Rain Garden” intended to be […]

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The Ponchatoula Area Recreation District (PARD) has maintained a successful athletic/ball-field facility for several years on the outskirts of Ponchatoula. When Dufreche-Perkins & Associates advised the PARD board of commissioners that their facility might benefit from various government grants, they agreed to investigate the possibility. Study by our office indicated that nearly complete funding for […]

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Chappapeela Sports Park

Posted 02.13.2013

The Hammond Area Recreation District retained our firm’s services for collaborative work on the team designing this athletic development. The 90-acre property is currently in the master-planning stage, and is scheduled to feature ballfields for multiple sports, a gymnasium, jogging track, concession and restroom buildings, playgrounds, and water features. Master-planning will be followed by the […]

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Kopfler Residence

Posted 02.13.2013

Our office was contacted to collaborate with a local architectural firm early in the planning phase of this project. A densely wooded piece of property was evaluated for appropriate locations and orientations of a unique, modern home. Construction of the home has been completed, and installation is in progress for comprehensive gate, driveway, parking, landscape, […]

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Village de Jardin

Posted 02.13.2013

When the original “Gaslight” Apartment Complex was flooded after Hurricane Katrina, the Village de Jardin apartment complex was conceived as replacement housing, to serve residents of the Eastern New Orleans area. Holly and Smith Architects approached Dufreche-Perkins & Associates to provide comprehensive landscape planning, as well as other site detailing for this project. Our firm […]

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Dufreche-Perkins & Associates were retained by Holly and Smith Architects to provide landscape design for this building renovation and expansion on the campus of Southeastern Louisiana University. An existing stand of Live Oaks necessitated careful root-protection measures during the installation of the extensive irrigation system, which included a formal Track and Field venue in addition […]

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Laplace Elementary

Posted 02.13.2013

Holly and Smith Architects approached Dufreche-Perkins & Associates with a request to provide both analysis and design input for this Elementary School renovation and expansion. Our firm provided an evaluation of the campus prior to the commencement of design work, and has produced preliminary landscape Construction Documents. Having completed our Site Analysis, we are currently […]

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Galloway Residence

Posted 02.13.2013

When a previous client approached Dufreche-Perkins & Associates, we were asked to provide a property evaluation and analysis for his new property. A comprehensive analysis of the site’s topography, location, views, vegetation, and was produced during our first stage of involvement. After this analysis was documented, two preliminary site plans were produced, to explore alternate […]

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Dufreche-Perkins & Associates were selected by Holly and Smith Architects to provide landscape design for a new student auditorium at Zachary High School. Local landscape regulations placed unusual demands on the design, requiring careful selection of materials to achieve required quantities of plants without creating spatial conflicts. Large shade trees were an existing site feature […]

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