Residential Services

Pool chairs and water feature on a travertine pool deck built by Dex by Terra in Norfolk, Massachusetts.

Imagine the outdoor space you desire, and discover the possibilities with Dex by Terra.

Pool Design

We design gunite, fiberglass, or vinyl freeform swimming pools, which are then installed by one of our partnered pool companies. We know your dream pool is just the beginning, and our team will go the extra mile to create a surrounding outdoor living space that can include fire features, an outdoor kitchen, water features, and more.

Pool Design Services

Pool Renovation

Existing swimming pools are the perfect foundation for a total outdoor renovation. Our in-house design and construction team can transform your pool into the attractive outdoor living area you have always wanted! We are experts in pool renovation and can reinvent your landscaping, or even add an outdoor kitchen. The possibilities are limitless.

Pool Renovation Services.

Fountains, Waterfalls, Koi Ponds, and More

Water Features

From small fountains to multi-tiered waterfalls, reflective pools to koi ponds, our water features will enhance the visual and aural tranquility of your outdoor oasis. Let our creative team design and install a stunning water feature that will exponentially beautify your outdoor living space.


Fire Pits, Fireplaces, and More

Fire Features

Holidays, celebrations, and outdoor gatherings of any kind are especially memorable when spent gathered around a fire pit or outdoor fireplace, and a poolside fire feature will certainly take your outdoor oasis to the next level.

Stone veneer gas fire pit with chairs. Dex by Terra commercial hardscape project in Concord, NH.

Outdoor Kitchens

Become the master of backyard entertainment with a custom outdoor kitchen that’s sure to give your friends grill envy. Top-of-the-line appliance choices include wood and gas/propane grills, smokers, side burners, refrigerators, ice makers, plug-in blenders, food prep areas, food disposal, cooking utensil drawers, sinks, dishwashers, and more. Whatever you need, we’ve got you covered.

Outdoor Kitchen with grill, and stainless steel appliances under pergola. Dex by Terra residential hardscape in Stow, MA.

Patios, Pool Decking, Walkways, and Driveways


With varieties of natural stone, pavers, exposed aggregate, stamped concrete, or hand-carved concrete, Dex By Terra will find a material for your new hardscape that perfectly suits your outdoor space.

Hardscaping. Backyard fit pit with chairs.

Lawn Installation, Flower Beds, Shrubs, and Trees


Our horticultural team will design and install landscaping that naturally enhances your home. Using a variety of flora, Dex by Terra will create a space for multi-seasonal enjoyment. Keeping your landscaping green through the summer months will be a breeze with our efficient irrigation systems, and our low-voltage lighting options will let you relax in your yard well into the evening.

Mansion Home Exterior Design; Terraced Paved Landscape, Colorful Spring Foliage


Keep your lawn hydrated without lifting a finger. A state-of-the-art Dex by Terra irrigation system will ensure that your lawn receives regular, efficient, and precise watering. Never lug hoses and sprinklers around your property again. Simply enjoy your yard.

Irrigation Lawn Sprinkler Running

Landscape Lighting

See your home in a new light. Well-designed and constructed landscape lighting will extend the use of your outdoor space and will add another dimension of interest to your home. Entertain longer, relax more.

Modern home with landscape lighting at dusk.

Retaining and Decorative Walls, Pillars, Seating Walls


Let our masonry artisans construct stone walls, pillars, seating walls, steps, and landings for your home. These uniquely crafted, natural stone or block features will provide strong aesthetic and functional solutions for your outdoor space.

Marble columns with planters on top flanking courtyard walkway. Dex by Terra landscape design-build in Natick, Massachusetts.

Fences, Arbors, Gazebos, Specialty Rocks & Boulders

Fencing, arbors, gazebos, specialty rocks, planters, outdoor showers, and other unique accessories will complete your outdoor expansion with a custom flare and finish that reflects your taste.

Sterling MA pool under pergola with tv

Power Washing, Pool Opening/Closing, and More


Keep your landscaping and hardscaping looking new with our selection of maintenance services including power-washing, staining, and grouting. Our maintenance department can also perform seasonal services such as patio furniture placement and removal, pool cleaning, pool opening and closing, and winter snow removal for driveways, walkways, and roofs.

Pool with a water fountain and a cabana.

Holiday Lighting & Décor

Spend less time wrestling with lights. Spend more time enjoying the holiday season. Our holiday light and décor team will make this holiday season your easiest yet while highlighting your property’s unique characteristics.

Holiday decorated home at evening with Christmas lighting, and fluffy snow.

Site Planning Includes


To assess project needs and goals.

To review existing conditions, utility needs, drainage requirements and site accessibility.

To ensure compliance with local zoning, building, setback, environmental and conservation regulations.

Including broad plan outline and project management parameters.

Starting with initial concept and refinement iterations to detailed completed plan with 2 and 3D perspectives, estimates and schedule.
Sterling MA pool fire features

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