Clinker wall and driveway

 

Clients: Anh & Danh

Suburb: Glen Iris

Project: Front garden

Duration: 8 weeks

Scope: Front brick retaining wall needed replacing and driveway needed widening to suit clients growing family.

Process:

After 50 years of weathering, retaining wall and driveway needed replacing.

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20120830_173420As the clinker bricks are no longer in production they were cleaned and reused, this added character and matched house. Other additions were, paved driveway on concrete base, lighting, irrigation, instant turf, mulching and planting.

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Balwyn front garden

 

Clients: Sally & Rob

Suburb: Balwyn

Project: Front garden

Duration: 4 – 5 weeks

Scope: Client’s had a very busy lifestyle and over 20 years had no time for their front garden. They requested a low maintenance garden and new driveway.

 

Process:

First glance, 20 years of growth

 

After vegetation was removed, shaping and excavation began.

 

Concrete base was then installed.

 

Then a 3 blend mix of clay pavers were selected. At the time it seemed too much, though as the photos display the 3 blend  creates a striking appearance.

 

Paving complete, now time for planting.

Project complete and clients happy.