WISCONSIN LIMESTONE STEPS AND CHEEK WALL Broad, wide steps and risers with returns into cheek wall.
CURVILINEAR CONCRETE WALKWAY Black granite edging and concrete with embedded stones.
NEW YORK BLUESTONE Stone shown before joints are grouted.
TUMBLED BLUESTONE TERRACE AND SEATWALL Dry-laid curvilinear seatwall with mortared edge and circular permeable terrace using recycled stone.
IN-GROUND GUTTER DRAIN Gravel at center to filter water before entering infiltration basin at base of slope.
RAIN GARDEN WITH LEDGESTONE STEPS Basin of stone created to hold roof water and allow for on-site infiltration of excess storm water run-off.
BLUESTONE TERRACE AND LEDGESTONE STEPS Terrace fit into steep slope. Curvilinear step layout used for accessing pond edge. Water feature to create amphibian habitat.
BLUESTONE FLAGGING Curvilinear entrance walkway with expansion at doors.
East Ann Arbor Woodland Gardens Outdoor fireplace, seating, and permeable terrace.
BLUESTONE STOOP AND STEP Irregular bluestone cut to fit. Limestone risers.
LEDGESTONE BRIDGE OVER GRAVEL INFILTRATION BASIN Gravel basin designed for storm water storage and infiltration.
GREEN SLATE EDGING CONCRETE DRIVEWAY Extend driveway edge to allow for easy entry/exit from vehicles.
BLACK SLATE Geometric pattern installed on top of concrete deck.
GREEN SLATE Detail showing irregular pattern and grey-dyed grout.
TUMBLED BLUESTONE WITH BLACK GRANITE EDGING Re-purposed bluestone for wearing surface. Permeable design. Heavy granite edging to hold stones in place.
BLACK SLATE ENTRY, BRICK WALL WITH LIMESTONE CAPS, STAMPED CONCRETE Black slate pattern detail to lead eye to front door. Stone to match door. Garden walls to create courtyard effect, frame entrance and provide privacy. Brick and limestone chosen to match house.
LIMESTONE RETAINING WALLS, LEDGESTONE STEPS, TERRACE Cheek wall to frame steps. Terraced beds for planting on steep slope. "Look-out" seating area at top of steps.
FULL COLOR SLATE STEPS Slate flagging for risers and treads. Lip over tread to create strong shadow on risers.
LIMESTONE FLAGGING ENTRY WALK AND WALLS Walkway design to lead eye to distant pond, tree line and field.
DIMENSIONAL LIMESTONE STEPS SET ON PERMEABLE GRAVEL SUB-BASE Gap between stop risers to accomodate rock garden plants. Strong horizontal lines created to emphasize grade changes between garden spaces.
LILAC COLORED PENNSYLVANIA BLUESTONE Stone chosen to match stone veneer on house. Mortar dyed to create color harmony with stone.