In Progress Work

May 28

Survey Existing Property

Survey Existing Property

Follow our journey through the building of a covered outdoor patio featuring a fireplace and an outdoor kitchen. Learn the process we take and maybe get a few ideas for your own property.

May 31

2D Planning

2D Planning

After surveying the property and speaking with the client, we have a great idea of what they are looking for. Our team of experts will begin the planning process to allow for more discussion with our client.

When taking on a large project like this covered patio & outdoor kitchen, we need to make sure the client really understands the vision BEFORE we even begin digging.

June 4

3D Rendering

3D Rendering

For clients who struggle with envisioning the planned concept, the use of 3D renderings are the most exciting part of preliminary work. Clients can really visualize what their space will look like upon completion, and make adjustments to materials, colors, patterns, etc.

June 7

Acquire Permits

Acquire Permits

Approval of the concept plans on a project allows us to create the required drawings, that meet code for permitting, with accurate dimensions for our customers to look over and make any adjustments prior to seeing their project come to life.

June 10

Groundbreaking

Groundbreaking

And it begins. The groundbreaking starts with a whole lot of digging. Our team utilizes the approved schematics to begin to outline the entire project. There’s no turning back now!

June 13

Foundation

Foundation

Forming the foundations is the next step. Following code requires inspection by the local builder’s official. Then, with their approval, the structure can start to take shape.

June 18

Building the Fireplace

Building the Fireplace

The fireplace is the centerpiece of our covered patio and outdoor kitchen that we are currently creating.

August 17

Roofing

Roofing

It’s a beautiful day with a beautiful view. The structure of the fireplace has been completed and the roof is beginning to take shape.

August 19

Beams & Rafters

Beams & Rafters

Understanding the intricacies of woodwork and framing are important and we pride ourselves on our ability to engineer and construct strong, safe and impressive structures. Today our team is installing the beams and rafters with custom steel joints.

August 22

Sealing the Roof

Sealing the Roof

Rain or shine this is shaping up to be a fantastic outdoor living space. Framing done, stone veneer and shingles next!

August 27

Pouring the Concrete

Pouring the Concrete

Time to connect the covered patio to the driveway and side entrance. We thoughtfully planned a unique walkway and began pouring concrete for this project.

Landscaping concepts should always weave their way beautifully into your setting.

August 31

Delivery of Material

Delivery of Material

Our delivery of PA Thermal Flagstone has arrived and will beautifully complete the floor of our patio.

September 3

Natural Stone Facade

Natural Stone Facade

The structure is built and now it’s time to add the finishing touches. No artificial stone on this project!! A natural stone facade on the exterior is a great choice for the outdoors, and will never go out of STYLE!!

September 13

Useable Patio

Useable Patio

Just in time! We worked tirelessly to make this patio and fireplace useable for the weekend at the client’s request. Although we still have work to do, it’s safe and party-ready for their weekend festivities.