Mount Greylock Regional School: Advancing Knowledge Through Nature

Posted by on Dec 16, 2015
Mount Greylock Regional School: Advancing Knowledge Through Nature

Mount Greylock’s academic and athletic program is compelled by the extraordinary beauty, spirituality and history of its environment. Located in the Berkshires, just to the west of its namesake the tallest point in Massachusetts (Mt […]

Where are they now? Birchwood checks in on two recently completed projects

Posted by on Oct 23, 2015
Where are they now? Birchwood checks in on two recently completed projects

Ballardvale Park, completed 6 months ago. Located in the Historic Ballardvale District in Andover MA, this local park was in great need of a rehab. Championed by Andover facilities and neighborhood groups, Birchwood Design Group […]

Re-imaging the Residential Landscape

Posted by on Sep 9, 2015
Re-imaging the Residential Landscape

In 1998 Sarah Susanka revolutionized the housing market and changed our perception of what our modern day home looked like with her book “The Not So Big House”. In 2015 as millennials and boomers alike […]

Reconnecting the Wekepeke Brook to the Nashua River

Posted by on Jun 26, 2014
Reconnecting the Wekepeke Brook to the Nashua River

On June 24th 2014 the Town of Lancaster along with the Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Maeve Valley Bartlett and local officials gathered to celebrate the successful removal of Bartlett Pond Dam and re-dedication […]

Barrington Village Center Gains Momentum

Posted by on Jan 7, 2014
Barrington Village Center Gains Momentum

After months of design and planning, Birchwood Design Group and Surface Matter Design unveils the Barrington Village Center plan to the Town Council. Follow the link below for full details from the Barrington Patch or […]

“Merchants Briefed on Village Center in Barrington”

Posted by on Sep 11, 2013

At a meeting in Barrington last night BDG and Surface Matter Design presented initial ideas for wayfinding and an improved Village Center. Click here for more….

From design to reality…. construction continues in Newport.

Posted by on Mar 18, 2013
From design to reality…. construction continues in Newport.

From our initial kick off in January, construction of this outdoor patio and restaurant area has pushed through the winter. Rough grading of the site has been completed, walkway curbing has been laid and the […]

Under Construction

Posted by on Jan 11, 2013

Birchwood Design Group was recently brought on board with Neimitz Design Group to design and facilitate the construction of a new outdoor patio area for a hotel in Newport. Proposed to be built within the […]

Treading Lightly

Posted by on Oct 22, 2012

There is something special about walking on a wetland boardwalk. Maybe it’s the feel of wood decking instead of concrete or maybe it’s just the feeling of being able to enter into an entire world otherwise […]