Nokesville Hardscape Project We recently finished a project for a client in Nokesville that entailed replacing a crumbling timber wall with stone and creating a fire pit area for evening campfires. The entire area was regraded and sodded to create a neat finish. Prior to the new sod, two diseased dogwoods were removed to open […]

Every household uses their property in a different way. Some people are outdoors all the time–they entertain outside, they play outside, they eat outside. Other people are “indoorsy” (as Jim Gaffigan likes to call himself). They prefer to see their beautiful properties through the haze of a window. I find, however, that most people fall […]

I recently had a an enlightening experience with a local spa and wellness center that reminded me again of the importance of being clear in your wishes. A friend gave me a wonderful gift to pamper myself in relaxation and renewal. I called to set up the appointment, excited at the prospect of a fresh […]

RD-Checkerboard-Patio-Drawing“In life, as in chess, forethought wins.”-Charles Buxton This was a fun project. A client wanted somewhere for teenagers to hang out–with a purpose. Check out our RD Checkerboard Patio Drawing for dimensions and number of pavers to build this patio. The drawing shows 1’x1′ pavers for the entire project for consistency. To install like […]