A FEW TIPS FROM THE PROS ON
Getting Your Next Hardscape Project Plan Underway
Successful Hardscape Planning
Hardscaping offers many inspiring options ... from a quiet patio to a full outdoor living room and kitchen. Planning for your project, whether small or complex, can be an intimidating task. There are several factors to consider to stay on budget, have the build go smooth, get what you actually wanted, and follow all the regulations and restrictions in your area. We are here to offer you guidance along the way.
It is important to consider the entire area available to you for hardscape projects before you design, even if you're just tackling one part of it for now. Remember to plan for the 'whole picture'. If you do have limited space be sure to prioritize your wishlist first and let that help guide your decision process. Here are some factors to review to help you think through the process.
Guidelines for Measuring Your Yard
Follow these guidelines to create an accurate measurement of your outdoor living space.
How to Calculate Square Footage
To decide how many pavers or blocks to order, you will need to find the square footage of the area you are going to build out. Remember to buy more than you need. For a square or rectangular area, just multiply the length and width of the area. Use the calculator below to assist you. Click in front of the "ft" to add your dimension.
Get an overall idea of what it takes to build your own retaining wall.