An uninviting, barren landscape is transformed into a tropical getaway.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionAfter: The straw-palapa seating area and spa transform this space into a tropical getaway. Lush plants will soon mask the power lines and add privacy.
The Gourleys decide to use the expertise of Mike Kramer, who plans on planting lots of blooming plants for plenty of color and shade. To help the Gourleys achieve their tropical paradise, he lines the pool and tops the spa with straw palapas to provide multiple areas of shade and privacy. Their barren landscape is transformed into a Hawaiian resort for the entire family to enjoy.