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Carpenter & Costin Eyes Opportunity on Forest Street

Possible Forest Street Relocation on the Way for Carpenter & Costin We’re very pleased the Board of Aldermen approved our request for tax stabilization. Their decision makes it possible for us to advance to the next stage of planning. If all goes well for the next stages, we’d like to begin investing in upgrading this […]

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Bluestone Patio Begs for Backyard Entertaining

Transforming Landscape Challenges into Functional Solutions There is an art as well as a science to seeing a challenging space and transforming it into an inviting space that serves practical drainage functions as well as serving as a fun gathering place for outdoor entertaining. As landscape designers, we have to take into account topography, drainage, […]

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Frost Heaves Happen But We Have Solutions

By Matt Cataldo – April 1, 2015 Repair Tripping Hazards in Walkways and Driveways As Spring finally comes around and we enter a period of repeated thaw-freeze cycles at night, you may notice frost heaves in your walkways, patio or driveway. What you are seeing is not unlike the frost heaves you experience driving your car. You […]

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