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Category: Stone & Rock Work

How To Frame Your Yard With Rocks 

If you want to shape and frame your yard with natural beauty, sometimes the answer is simple: Rock. There are so many creative avenues and ways you can use rocks to craft a unique appeal and look for your home. Rock organically bring the best out of your current landscaping, and can also be a great way to start if you’re thinking of an outdoor renovation or you’re building a new property.  While there are certainly other hardscape options available, rock has a special place in many landscapers hearts. Brick and concrete look great and add a modern or colonial

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Fire Water Table – Add Some Sizzle to Your Property

Entertaining is a passion for many of us and small features in your property can quickly become magnificent or focal when you have twenty or thirty people in your home examining it from top to bottom. But when it comes to an outdoor event, there is nothing that draws attention like a fire water table, not least because of the obscure clash. While fire water tables are more commonly seen in luxury and high-end restaurants, they have been adapted to be used as ornamental and focal points in your home. Typically they are used outdoors for safety, but there’s no

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Custom Stone Furniture Ideas to Last a Lifetime

Custom stone furniture is the perfect addition to any firepit while flattering your landscape and the aesthetic of your home. When selecting stone furniture, it’s helpful to take a few factors into consideration to ensure that you get the new furniture of your dreams. A little research, including determining the type of stones you would like to be used in building your designs and the primary purpose for your new furniture will go a long way in creating amazing custom designs. Stone furniture is one of the strongest and most durable furniture options available on the market, making it a lifetime

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Revamp Your Yard With 2018s Top 5 Landscaping Trends

The beginning of the year is the perfect time to start thinking about updating your outdoor spaces. If you’re tired of seeing the same boring, conventional landscaping designs in every yard in your neighborhood, it may be time for you to spice things up with some hot new ideas. Here are 5 of the most popular new outdoor living trends that are taking the landscaping world by storm. Fire and Water Features Fire and water may be two of the most contradictory elements on earth, but they exist in perfect harmony in this dramatic new landscaping craze. Whether your tastes

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Why Yearly Maintenance is a Crucial Component of Your Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor kitchens are a fabulous asset for entertaining and can enhance the beauty and value of your home, but in order to keep them looking and operating at their best, they need regular maintenance. In fact, they’ll need more than your regular kitchen because they are facing the elements all year long. This maintenance will pay off with years of beauty and problem-free operations. Let’s review some maintenance tasks you shouldn’t ignore. Grill Maintenance Your grill should be dismantled and inspected several times a year. Any rust should be promptly removed and the areas painted with a rust retardant paint. Check your

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7 Custom Stone Furniture Ideas to Spruce Up Your Yard This Summer

The official first week of summer is right around the corner, are you ready? If you’re like most people, you can’t wait to get outdoors and soak in the sun after the long Minnesota winter. If your yard seems like it needs a little pick me up, thinks about some new stone furniture. Custom stone furniture is beautiful, durable, lasts forever and can give your yard or patio a whole new look. Read on for some fresh ideas. Fire Pits A fire pit is a great way to extend the use of your yard into the cooler fall months, and

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