St Paul

Chilton Sitting wall with Bluestone Cap

Posted on January 19th, by jtimm in Walls.

Mendota Heights Patio

Posted on February 25th, by jtimm in Patios.

Ridge Street Address Stone and Light

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

Bayard Ave Grill

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

Hartford Ave Patio

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

Garden Patio

Garden Patio

This Saint Paul backyard brings vegetable gardens right up to the patio. It’s a nice look and makes great use of limited space.  The paver brick is a good fit to an older home as it ages very well. Moss … Read the rest

Posted on April 2nd, by jtimm in Patios.

Stone Patio and Step

Stone Patio and Step

Although one would think bluestone would be primarily blue in color it actually has a very broad range of color including greens, blues, grays, and browns.  We always select the stone pallets at out suppliers stone yard for each specific … Read the rest

Posted on March 7th, by jtimm in Patios, Steps.

Full Color Bluestone Patio

Full Color Bluestone Patio

Bluestone can have a wide range of color from batch to batch and supplier to supplier. Unless you specifically order blue, sometimes called “blue blue”, you are more likely to get what the industry calls “full color”. The stone on … Read the rest

Posted on January 24th, by jtimm in Patios.

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.

Edgecumbe Brick Walk and Columns

Edgecumbe Brick Walk and Columns

These two small stone entrance columns provide a nice entry into this patio space. They have a full 42″ deep frost footing underneath. It’s a lot of work and expense for something you don’t see but this footing will prevent … Read the rest

Posted on January 24th, by jtimm in Other Stuff, Sidewalks.