Winterize Your Irrigation

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It’s only October, but the blistering chill in the air makes it feel like December!  Before frost hits, we recommend blowing out your irrigation system to prevent damage to your PVC piping.  Because water expands when it freezes, pipes must somehow accommodate this expansion.  Typically what results are cracks, leaking, and the need for repair. […]

Exposed Aggregate Concrete Driveway

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We recently constructed an exposed aggregate driveway for a client who lives in the Dockside community on Kitsap Lake.  We tackled the exposed aggregate portion of this project in two separate pours.  This allowed us the time to finish the decorative aggregate surface and match up the cut lines in a controlled fashion. We offer […]

Shade Garden Plant Companions

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Every gardener loves it when two plants are planted next to one another without a lot of fuss, then lo and behold, what results is a pairing made in plant heaven.  That’s how we felt when we visited a landscape that we installed a year ago, and saw how well Saxifraga ‘London Pride’ (aureopunctata) complemented […]

What is Exposed Aggregate?

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Unless you’ve been researching concrete finishes or have experience in construction, you may not know what exposed aggregate is.  Chances are, however, that you’ve seen it. Exposed aggregate is the finish of choice for sidewalks, pathways, and driveways for many commercial spaces.   Because of its decorative appeal, it’s also commonly used for patios and […]