Bluestone Patio – Jamaica Plain

At this home in Jamaica Plain, the homeowners weren’t happy with an unattractive and cramped concrete patio.  With a redesign of the layout, more attractive materials, and some simple plantings, they now have a backyard they can really enjoy. Take a look at our blog for before and after photos.

Bluestone + Granite, Boxborough, MA

At this home in Boxborough, MA an old bluestone walkway was out of level and bluestone stairs were coming loose.  Unattractive and unsafe, it was time to replace the stonework.  Using natural cleft bluestone pavers and split face granite, the walkway and steps were dry laid in the existing footprint.

Fieldstone Wall – Waltham, MA

This fieldstone wall was originally dry laid up against an existing concrete wall and collapsed due to gravity and hydrostatic pressure. As a decorative wall we would not have suggested this method, however, tasked with the repair we were able to rebuild the damaged portion in a much more structural and sturdy manner while preserving […]

Paver Patio – Lexington, MA

A prior basement renovation at this home in Lexington, MA was letting in water.  After installing a dry-well we hardscaped the area with pavers in order to shed water away from the house while extending the outdoor living space. These concrete pavers are laid in a herrinbone pattern.  An existing granite landing step was raised […]

Westford, MA

At this home in Westford a car had careened off the road and struck two of their stone walls.  Fortunately the passengers were ok, but, the stone walls were damaged.  Being dry laid walls, we were able to dismantle the damaged portions and rebuild using the same stones and in the same style.  For what […]

Lexington, MA

An existing blustone patio had been driven over and crushed during home remodeling.  After salvaging intact stones, the area was re-leveled using the existing base, and new stones set in.  These are dry-laid thermal bluestones.  Thermal bluestone comes in a more uniform color and thickness than natural cleft bluestone.