Classic Garden Creations is owned by Jim and Carol Bremer and has been in business since 1997.
Carol and Jim are a husband/wife team who have brought professionalism, creativity and quality together in the landscape industry. Since we are a family business that is owner-operated, you will receive personalized service – we aim to exceed your expectations. Our experience and attention to detail ensures you will have a beautiful landscape design, patio, walkway, wall or other structure that makes your yard more livable and enjoyable for you and your family.
Our work has been featured in The Oregonian and Water Gardens magazine. Our gardens have won the following awards:
- 2007 Build, Remodel, and Landscape show’s Award of Excellence in use of color
- 2006 Yard Garden and Patio Show’s Best Achievement award for contractor services
Much of our creative inspriation comes from travelling extensively to various countries well-known for the exquisite gardens and beautiful landscape.
We are located in Forest Grove, Oregon, and we serve the entire Portland metro area, including Lake Oswego, Hillsboro, Beaverton and more. Please contact us for more information about our service areas.
In 1978, Jim Bremer got his first taste of landscaping when he began working in professional lawn maintenance. He worked for several years as an irrigation technician on both commercial and residential projects, then started to focus on creating water features and designing full landscapes.
With nearly 30 years of experience in landscaping, Jim opened Classic Garden Creations in 1997. He has built more than 120 water features and numerous beautiful gardens throughout the Portland area, including Lake Oswego, Hillsboro, Beaverton and Forest Grove.
Carol brings over 30 years of customer service skills to the company.
For 15 years she was a travel agent who worked in both vacation and corporate fields. In 1991 she was hired by American Express Travel where she managed in-house corporate travel offices. In 2000 she teamed up with Jim to manage the office of Classic Garden Creations. She is the first point of contact for anyone inquiring about CGC‘s services.