Our crews have been working hard on this customer's property, but nowhere harder than on this combined walkway and circular patio on the lake side. A circular patio is not as easy as it might look. Every single stone paver needs to be individually placed, starting from the center and moving outward, in accordance with … Continue reading A Perfect Circle
Edge or edging is a landscape term of art referring to the transition area between different areas of your yard and garden. A good edge can lend texture and definition to a yardscape plan. Mulch laid tight in planting beds can be a primary tool for creating a clean definite edge, and is a favorite … Continue reading Beds with an Edge
With the Summer Solstice drawing near, its appropriate to pause a moment in this busy season to appreciate what has gone before. This past spring season has been one of the busiest, most productive periods in our company's history. We have also started and completed a greater variety of projects than ever before - and … Continue reading Thank You!
Here are photos exhibiting our crews' expertise in three areas: mulch, maintenance, rock and stone. First, the maintenance. But that's just the front yard. On the Lake side, our guys really went to work. Next door to this property is an example of what you can do with an extensive use of mulch. Our guys … Continue reading Mulch, Maintenance, Rock and Stone
As promised, here are the finished photos of this lakeside patio project. The Urban Dictionary defines 'Fit and Finish' as referring to how well the component parts come together and to the completeness or perfection of the work. On either scale, we have to say our crews executed their work flawlessly! As you can see, we … Continue reading Fit ‘n Finish
Here is a bit of unfinished business you saw here: Our guys have now completed the walkway, and more besides! Take a look at the finished work.
This is a long time customer who decided on some specific upgrades. The centerpiece of our work was a 30' wide deep curved Dublin Fossil Beige paver patio with a Grey paver accent border. Here is the Belgard rendered design we provided before we started: And here is the finished patio: Next we installed almost … Continue reading Landscape Upgrades
In our neck of the woods, spring has finally arrived and everything's coming up roses, as the saying goes. This particular customer didn't need roses, but they did need some new sod, some areas seeded, various plantings, drainage work, and mulch, together with an irrigation system to keep it all growing and thriving. Herewith a … Continue reading Spring Renewal
Here's a project some of you may remember. It included some foundation plantings, clean up, pine straw, and also some drainage work. But the major focus was a new stone paver walkway arching from the front door to the boathouse, coupled with an expanded and improved patio and matching stone steps. Oh, and a stepped … Continue reading Finished!
It's time to take a moment and thank the pine trees for giving up their excess for the betterment of our yards and gardens. Pine straw is one of the most popular ground covers for garden areas, trees, and shrubs. Laying out pine straw (and other mulches) for our customers is also one of our … Continue reading Pine Top