Tag Archives: hardscaping st louis

November 16, 2015

When deciding to add a hardscape structure to your home, there are many things that need to be considered. Not the least of which is the type of material you want to use. There are a multitude of materials that can be used in hardscaping. Each has its own benefits and drawbacks. Here are just […]

September 28, 2015

Hardscaping refers to the solid, hard elements in landscape design that stay the same for several years. Examples of hardscape designs are: Patios Fire pits Decks Driveways Walkways and stairs Water features Retaining walls Outdoor kitchens Many different materials are used in hardscape designs, which include: Slate Flagstone Terrazzo Brick Concrete If part of your […]

June 01, 2015

There are many reasons why adding hardscaping to your yard can be valuable. Here are 5 reasons that Allen Outdoor Solutions suggests adding hardscaping to your yard today! 1. Adds Interest Sometimes you just want to have something a little unique going on.  Some properties might feel too “flat” and some might just lack definition […]

September 15, 2014

Here are some hardscaping tips for you to remember when you are thinking about hardscaping for your property. Remember Mother Nature:  While it’s easy to get caught up in the design of hardscaping, it’s critical that you incorporate nature’s unpredictable elements when determining the layout and function of your yard. Sun: Notice the orientation of […]