BeforeAfterBefore: Client wanted a patio, fire pit, and planting.After: Concrete paver patio, fire pit, new composite steps, and planting.Before: Client needed patio space for entertainment.After: Techo-bloc slabs and steppers are installed for the patio and walkway. We planted assorted Sedums in wide joints to divide the walkway from the patio.Before: Client needed patio space for entertainment.After: Techo-bloc slabs and steppers are installed for the patio and walkway. We planted assorted Sedums in wide joints to divide the walkway from the patio.BeforeWe designed and installed an ADA compliant walkway and patio for a historic property in Front Royal. Native stone was used for the walls. Cambridge products used for the walkway and steps.BeforeAfter: Flagstone landing and stoopWe removed existing concrete steps and walkway and replaced with modular flagstone set in a random pattern with a brick border to match the house.We designed and installed a new concrete paver walkway and new plantings. Client wanted to keep the existing yew hedge.During the construction of the new walkway and arbor, we are regrading and adding plant beds along the walk.After: New Boxwoods, transplanted Iris, and new grass.Before: No patio or planting. There is a severe slope toward the house and rock outcropping where the seat wall will be.After: Concrete paver patio with a stone seat wall and stone step for the existing deck.After: Concrete paver patio with a stone seat wall and stone step for the existing deck.After: Concrete paver patio with a stone seat wall and stone step for the existing deck.A concrete paver walkway in progress for a tenant home in BerryvilleCompleted concrete paver walkway, finished grade and seed.Before: No patio or landscaping.In Progress: installation of patio, planters, walkways and relocation of driveway.After: New patio, walkways, tiered planters. Design by Monroe and Crocker Architects.After: New patio, walkways, tiered planters. Design by Monroe and Crocker Architects.Techo Bloc slabs used for this simplistic walkway and landingFieldstones can be used in the landscape to create informal stepsBefore: Winchester home under renovationBefore: Winchester home under renovationAfter: We designed and installed a new brick and flagstone patio, plants, and lawnAfter: We designed and installed a new brick and flagstone patio, plants, and lawnBefore: A vacation home under renovation by Houseworks needs a patio.After: Irregular flagstone set on compacted stone dust is installed. The planting area surrounding the patio is prepped and mulched. The following spring, we installed woodland and deer resistant perennials for low maintenance.One year after the installation of a stepping stone path and planting.Boulders can be used in the landscape for steps and retaining walls.Before: no patio.After: We designed and installed patio and planting.Stone fire pit for a back yard in Purcellville, VA.Stone seat wallBefore: Weedy lawn and overgrown shrubsAfter: Pennsylvania Flagstone Patio set on stone dust; new plant beds and stone wall for future plantingsBefore: Landscape timbers that hold up a patio are exposed. Difficult to access patio from the yard with the excessive drop off.After: Raised plant beds with new plants and boulders hide and soften the timbers. Boulder steps and stone walkway make it an easier and safer walk to the yard from the patio and deck. River gravel in the plant beds keep the client’s dogs from digging holes.Before: Existing concrete patio and drainage issues during heavy rainsAfter: New concrete paver patio with stone seat wall and fireplace. Lawn is removed and replaced with new shrubs and perennials.Before: Old pressure treated staircase needs replacedRedirected the stairs towards a hot tub and patio. Installed Ipe flooring and wrought iron railing. Low voltage lighting installed on the rail posts.