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Natural Stone Boulders

Boulders are an inexpensive material for retaining walls of all sizes. Wisconsin Granite Boulders are commonly available in our area.
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Gravel & Aggregates

Small stones, or aggregates, are relatively inexpensive, but less permanent of an option for hardscapes. They are used to their advantage in dry creeks and ponds.
Examples Examples River Rock and Boulder Dry Creek in Williams Bay, WI Wisconsin Granite Boulder Retaining Wall in Lake Geneva

Flagstone

Flagstones are an inexpensive option for paths  because they are relatively easy to install and less material is needed compared to brick. Flagstones are also an intersting option for patios.
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Outcropping

Outcropping stone is unique and beautiful, and if done right can have an unrivaled visual impact. The type of stone available depends on location. Different kinds are available but will cost more to ship from other areas of the country.
Examples Examples Gneiss Stone Slab Steps in Delavan Lake, WI Flagstone Path in Delavan Lake, WI

hardscape materials

Natural Stone

Stone is a unique, beautiful, and natural option for hardscape projects.

It is heavy, and less standard and consistent of a product. The availability can depend

on location. This can make certain products more expensive due to added shipping and

labor costs.

Cast Concrete Pavers for Patios and Walkways Unilock Concrete Units for Walls, Patios and Steps

Cast Concrete Units

Concrete units are standard blocks that are cut or tumbled to resemble natural stone and used in walls  and for steps. There are many shapes, sizes, and colors available. 
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Cast Concrete Pavers

These man-made units are less expensive than natural stone and clay bricks as well as long lasting and standardized. They are designed for easy handing and installation, and there are many options available. The quality does depend on manufacturing, and they are not as natural looking as real stone.
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Pre-Cast Concrete

These man-made units are less expensive than natural stone and clay bricks as well as long lasting and standardized. They are designed for easy handing and installation, and there are many options available. The quality does depend on manufacturing, and they are not as natural looking as real stone.
Rosetta Belvidere Firepit Kit in Twin Lakes, WI Rosetta Belvidere Wall Blocks - Cast Conrete Units

Decorative Concrete Units

There are now products that are designed to create a very natural look, even up close. There are units for walls, step units, and also flagstone type slabs. This product offers a cost- effective alterntive to natural stone while keeping the natural stone look and feel.
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Pre-Built Kits

Concrete unit are available in kits to create many kinds of water features, fireplaces, firepits, wet bars, and grills. This allows for cost-effective options for impressive hardscape features.
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Natural Stone Boulders

Boulders are an inexpensive material for retaining walls of all sizes. Wisconsin Granite Boulders are commonly available in our area.
Examples Examples

Gravel & Aggregates

Small stones, or aggregates, are relatively inexpensive, but less permanent of an option for hardscapes. They are used to their advantage in dry creeks and ponds.
Examples Examples

Flagstone

Flagstones are an inexpensive option for paths  because they are relatively easy to install and less material is needed compared to brick. Flagstones are also an intersting option for patios.
Examples Examples

Outcropping

Outcropping stone is unique and beautiful, and if done right can have an unrivaled visual impact. The type of stone available depends on location. Different kinds are available but will cost more to ship from other areas of the country.
Examples Examples

hardscape

materials

Natural Stone

Stone is a unique, beautiful, and natural

option for hardscape projects.

It is heavy, and less standard and

consistent of a product. The availability

can depend on location. This can make

certain products more expensive due to

added shipping and labor costs.

203 E Beloit St Darien, WI 53114    (262) 882-0811     adam@sunrisegardensllc.com
(262) 882-0811
(262) 882-0811