Walls

Chilton Sitting wall with Bluestone Cap

Posted on January 19th, by jtimm in Walls.

Granite Retaining Wall and Steps

Posted on January 19th, by jtimm in Steps, Walls.

Nicollet Island Wall

Posted on February 26th, by jtimm in Walls.

Granite Wall

Posted on February 25th, by jtimm in Construction, Steps, Walls.

Stillwater Terrace and Pizza Oven

Posted on February 25th, by jtimm in Other Stuff, Patios, Walls.

Chilton Weather Edge Retaining Wall

Chilton Weather Edge Retaining Wall

This is a two tiered stone wall assembled in an ashlar style.  The stone is Chilton Weather Edge with 50% Oakfield blended in to soften up the color.  The slotted stones on the left side of the picture conceal drain … Read the rest

Posted on January 24th, by jtimm in Walls.

Minneapolis Stone Sitting Wall

Minneapolis Stone Sitting Wall

Setting a patio on a slope usually requires some type of wall to hold it in place.  In this case, bringing the wall 12″ to 18″ above the grade of the patio provides a nice spot for sitting.  This stone … Read the rest

Posted on January 13th, by jtimm in Walls.

Stone Wall

Stone Wall

Built to last we incorporated large chunks of granite with tight fitting field stone and limestone to fill the gaps. This home has a buff colored cobblestone veneer, so we blended some of that same stone into the walls while … Read the rest

Posted on January 8th, by jtimm in Walls.

S.E. Mpls Bluestone Wall

S.E. Mpls Bluestone Wall

Natural stone never goes out of style. It works well in most landscape settings as there is so much depth of color. Bluestone tends to lean to the green-blue side with hints of brown, however it can vary considerably by … Read the rest

Posted on January 3rd, by jtimm in Walls.

Stone Terrace

Terrace overview

This patio was designed to be viewed from above, so we decides to have some fun with the stone pattern. A long flight of garden stairs comes down into the space. The home’s living room and three season porch provide … Read the rest