Minneapolis

Full Color Bluestone Patio with Thermal Border

Posted on January 19th, by jtimm in Patios.

Nicollet Island Wall

Posted on February 26th, by jtimm in Walls.

Granite Wall

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

Outdoor Living

Outdoor Living

Design the furniture on your patio just like you would inside your home.  A bench and two chairs make a nice conversation area.  We always draw furniture in on the landscape plan to guide the size of a patio.  Another … Read the rest

Posted on January 14th, by jtimm in Patios.

Minneapolis Lilac Patio

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Bluestone has an number of color variations. In our area we typically have Lilac, Full Color, or Blue Blue to choose from. This patio is lilac and you can see the purple shade with hints of rust. Overall the color … Read the rest

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.

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.

New York Blue Flagstone Patio

New York Blue Flagstone Patio

Flagstone is a term used to describe the shape and size of stone.  Typically larger pieces (24″ plus) and irregular in shape, usually with broken edges. The type of stone used can vary by region, in our area we often … Read the rest

Posted on December 31st, by jtimm in Patios.

Aunt Mary’s New Walk

Aunt Mary’s New Walk

Ben

This is Ben. He worked with me the past few summers, he’s off to his real career now studying at St Thomas.  He’ll be missed. He works hard and doesn’t complain, what more could you ask for.  This is his … Read the rest

Posted on December 19th, by jtimm in Sidewalks.

Minneapolis Courtyard

Minneapolis Courtyard

 

Who is GiGi Gaston?  This was the first art exhibit at the newly renovated ‘Supply Studio’ on Hennipen Ave.  A talented team of contractors totally transformed this building in a period of a few months.  I was lucky enough … Read the rest

Posted on December 19th, by jtimm in Patios.