Tag: Flagstone

The Ultimate Guide To An Extraordinary Patio – Part 1

There Are Basic Principles To Creating An Extraordinary Patio This is a two part blog post. The first part will focus on material selection and design. The second part will focus on patio features you can select to make your patio extraordinary. At Allentuck Landscaping Co, we view patios as an extension of your home, your outdoor family room, so to speak. A place to spend quality time with family and

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Patio and Walkway Paving Materials

Patio and Walkway Paving Materials Options There are so many paving material options available for your patio and walkway projects today. Here we present some of the most popular and durable flagstone and brick pavers available. Please visit our Gallery to see many of  these materials in projects. Flagstone Brick Pavers Natural Pavers Remember, Allentuck Landscaping Co. is always here to help you design, install, construct and maintain you lawn

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8 Front Walkway Ideas for Maximum Curb Appeal

A New Front Walkway Can Give Your Home A Fresh Look Sometimes a new look is just what a home needs to feel fresh again. We have gathered 8 walkways that Allentuck Landscaping Co. has designed and installed over the last few years to provide you with front walkway ideas and to  give you new thoughts about how to make your front entry look brand new. Each front entry idea

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Rockville Home Gets A New Front Walkway and Landscape

A Fresh Look Is Sometimes Just What A Home Needs Sometimes, it is just time for a fresh start. This was the case with a long time customer of ours in Rockville, Maryland. We had been working for this customer every spring for the last ten years doing their spring clean-up, pruning and flower planting. The landscape and walkway had probably been in place even longer than that and was

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Elegant Flagstone Patio and Fire Place in Chevy Chase, Maryland

We just wrapped up an elegant patio and fire place project in Chevy Chase, Maryland that can only be described as Wow x 10! We have worked with this particular client for over twenty years and when she decided to create a new outdoor living space, we were thrilled to get the call. Knowing that she entertains a lot, we knew this project had to be special. Jodie Hinman, our

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Front Walkway and Entry in Gaithersburg, MD

This front walkway and entry in Gaithersburg, MD is important for greeting guest warmly and welcoming you home. After a long day at work, our client is now greeted by a beautiful new flagstone front walkway and entry in Gaithersburg, MD, beautiful plantings and a bench to relax and unwind on. Flagstone and brick combine to compliment the architecture of the home. The plantings were selected for low maintenance and year

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Flagstone Patio, Landscape & Lighting Project in Clarksburg, MD

This flagstone patio, landscape & lighting project in Clarksburg, MD makes outside time awesome! What better place to spend time with family and friends than on this flagstone patio, landscape & lighting project in Clarksburg, MD. This flagstone patio is spacious enough for an intimate gathering or even a party. An interlocking block wall with a flagstone cap expands the seating capacity for even more people. The interlocking blocks are

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Will Salt Damage My Landscape?

Will Salt Damage My Landscape? Let’s put it this way. In ancient times, salt was used by armies as a biological weapon to destroy enemy’s fields and crops. So the short answer is yes, salt will damage landscape plants. Salt is made from sodium chloride. It is very useful for melting snow and ice, and good as a seasoning on the dinner table. It can and does damage landscape plants

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Backyard Patio Design – Beyond The Basics

Good backyard patio design can make an ordinary patio and extraordinary patio. Put this image in your head for a moment – it is a beautiful summer evening, the sun is just beginning to set, close friends have arrived for a dinner and drinks, the kids are playing over in the yard and the adults are enjoying a glass of wine on your flagstone patio as a fire crackles in

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Stone Patio & Landscape Lighting Project in Potomac, MD

This stone patio and landscape lighting project in Potomac, MD create the perfect entertainment area. It Is Time to dine! This uniquely designed patio is the perfect setting for dinner in the garden. Flagstone and gravel inlays give this patio a special touch. Stone seat walls allow for more guests and lighting offers a warm glow for an evening of fun. A stone seat wall provide plenty of room foe

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