An Outdoor Living Design/Build Firm specializing in the creation of outdoor living spaces to be shared and enjoyed by clients, their loved ones and the entire Richmond community. Outdoor Living We are experts at creating outdoor spaces, staying at the forefront of the industry to bring our clients the very best in outdoor living. Craftsmanship Our craftsmen blend art and skill, developing creatively designed spaces built to the industry’s highest construction standards. Community Along with building spaces where families live and friends gather, we are proudly involved with events that help build the Richmond community. Our Team Greg KoehlerOwner and Lead Designer Since the age of 16, Greg has been working in the outdoor industry. He moved to Richmond in 2001 to attend the University of Richmond and, after college, went into business for himself. Greg is the owner of Outdoor Dreams and lead designer on all projects. As a designer, Greg prides himself in his versatility and appreciation of various design styles. He draws inspiration from classical styles found in southern cities like Richmond, Charleston and New Orleans as well as the contemporary trends found in Colorado, Oregon and Northern California. Greg appreciates his diverse clientele that allow him to engage his own wide-ranging tastes and appreciations. Geoff KelchnerProject Manager Born and raised in Mechanicsville, Geoff began his career in the outdoor industry at the age of 15 cutting grass for neighbors and friends. He went on to operate his own company successfully for the next 23 years, eventually expanding his business into landscape construction. Geoff came to work for Outdoor Dreams in July 2014, where he manages all project construction for the company. He is certified with the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) as a Certified Concrete Paver Installer and the National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA) as a Certified Segmental Retaining Wall Installer. As a builder, Geoff has a passion for transforming the outdoors into livable spaces. He enjoys the unique challenges that each new project brings and takes pride knowing that it will be enjoyed by the client for years to come. Our Services DesignOutdoor spaces designed to be your favorite room in the house. View Details BuildOutdoor spaces built for a lifetime of cherished memories. View Details Testimonials"Outdoor Dreams was the right choice to transform our yard! Every day there was something new and exciting! The end result, awesome!"Pauline Prosser, We now have had our patio for almost 6 months. I waited a little to actually comment on my rating. We have been grilling 2-3 times/week, and we almost prefer outside to inside now! I am so grateful to Greg and his team for giving us such a wonderful space!Jennifer Dennis, Financing Financing Available We’ve partnered with Wells Fargo to provide excellent financing options from a trusted lender. Flexible Payment Options Payments can be made conveniently through our secure online payment portal by check or credit card. Paperless Contracts We utilize Adobe Echosign with all our contracts, making the paperwork as easy as possible.