When you have a Lake house halfway down a steep slope, you have a near heavenly view of the Lake. But correspondingly, you have a difficult terrain to traverse down to your boat dock. What's the solution? Stone slab steps by Ben's Creek Nursery. You can see here the erosion control measures implemented on the … Continue reading Stairway to Heaven
We've shown on these pages walkways and patios, driveways and stone parking pads. But what about the simple step? Is there anything special that steps can bring to your yardscape? Yes. Steps can be an eye-catching part of your landscape. And we have a wide variety of stone steps and designs available - here's just … Continue reading Step It Up
For those of you paying attention, you know our crews have fashioned life-sized stone Hop Scotch and Chess boards. But a sports court sized mini-soccer field? That's clearly leveling way up on the game construction thing. But our guys were up to the task! The first, and major, problem was an engineering one: The sports … Continue reading Maxi Effort on a Mini Soccer Field
There is nothing better than a stone paver lake walkway to walk off the tensions of life. Our guys have been hard at work installing a 160' long Dublin Fossil Beige 3 piece paver walkway for this customer. This walkway includes 2 tan slab steps at the front porch, 3 tan steps to the right … Continue reading Walk It Off
It is done, and our guys finished up with their typical flourish and attention to detail. These are final photos of a major stone patio/walkway project complementing a marvelous pentadecagon house on the lake. Previous posts on this property can be found here and here. To recap, this project involved split level River Street Lafitt … Continue reading Voila!
Our crews were into some supplemental work for this customer. Last year we built a football length stone paver walkway, with a lake lookout station centered around a firepit about halfway down. Here's the firepit area when we finished this project last year. Here's what we just completed: two 18' long Colonial Castle Manor Grana … Continue reading Firepit & Patio
Some look at lake lots and see nothing but problems; our design team sees nothing but possibilities. Here is what we saw when we began this project. The fixed points we began our work with were the driveway, boathouse, firepit, and the house itself - we wanted to connect these elements with a complex of … Continue reading Possibilities