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Art in Nature

DKS Custom Environments Elevates Outdoor Living Spaces

Artists paint landscapes for good reason. Done right, landscape is art. And that is exactly why DKS Custom Environments exists–to help homeowners and business owners create art in nature.

Outdoor Living

From simple to elaborate, DKS specializes in creating outdoor living environments.

Sometimes, that’s a water feature. Other times, it’s a boulder, retaining wall or outdoor fireplace. Whatever the need, the pros at DKS can transform your landscape into a work of practicality and beauty. 

Owner Lee Sellers’ father served in the Air Force, so he spent time overseas growing up.

“I just kind of liked everything that was outside,” Sellers said.

Landscaping was a natural fit, but it’s been a progression. Years ago, homes were more affordable, leaving more money available for landscaping. Clients bought a home, then often did their landscaping all at once. These days, clients frequently tackle their outdoor living projects one at a time, Sellers said. For his clients who prefer to build in stages, he suggests starting with hardscapes, gas lines and other projects that won’t put up roadblocks for future projects.  

“You can always put in trees and bushes later,” he said. “Get the hard stuff done.”

Amazing Projects

What would take your outdoor living space to the next level? What do you dream about?

  • Decorative concrete: The look of granite, slate, stone or brick at a fraction of the cost of the real thing.
  • Outdoor spa: Create a stunning deck to surround your spa.
  • Swimming pool: Think of it as a work of art.
  • Water features: Capture the magical power of water with ponds, waterfalls and fountains.
  • Custom outdoor BBQ: Create any size or style to fit your lifestyle and budget.
  • Custom outdoor fireplace or fire pit: Bring warmth of indoors, outdoors with natural gas or real logs.
  • Masonry/hardscape: One of nature’s most durable commodities.
  • Retaining walls: Enhance any structure and the surrounding area with natural stone and veneer.
  • Patio, putting green or playground: You don’t have to do what your neighbor does. Make your outdoor space yours.

Tricky Space? No Problem.

Sellers’ eye for design and attention to detail have landed him numerous awards over the years, including the prestigious MAME award three times.

House on a cliff, but want a backyard? Sellers loves a challenge.

“My favorite projects are when the yards are kind of multi-level,” he said. “It looks like a big, hilly mess. … How do we build them a backyard? That’s the fun part!”

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