Flat vs. Round

Flat vs. Round

I’m quite often asked how different or more difficult it is to build with round stones vs. flat. While it’s generally a quick reply about how round stones will slip into the valleys and gullies of each other while flat stone is in reality more difficult...
The rights and wrongs of retaining…

The rights and wrongs of retaining…

I continue to be amazed at how retaining walls are spec’d out in modern day landscaping. On my drives I go out of my way to get out of the car and get up close and examine modern retaining walls. Often they are built out of a concrete product and very often are...