Lützen Landscape Architects are among the pioneers in making sustainable use of rainfall while maintaining aesthetics and enabling people to live and thrive. On the morning of 2 July 2011, thousands of Danes awoke to find their homes in unrecognisable condition. The previous night, the sky’s floodgates had opened in a brief but frenzied storm, leaving streets, basements and front rooms across the nation flooded. Unaccustomed to such fierce weather, only a few Danish builders had thought to make structures to withstand elements on this scale. This changed instantly. “