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Designers Dream Landscape & Garden Install in Indian, Alaska
Designers Dream Landscape & Garden Install in Indian, Alaska
Complete Landscape and Tree Installation done by our Landscape Contactors & Designers. This design we created included naturalization of the homes entrance island and installlation of gardens and flagstone to enhance it's natural setting. Trees, shrubs, perrenial gardens, timber steps and a flagstone patio entrance was installed at this residence to give the home an inviting and natural appeal to both the homeowners and their guests.
Flagstone Path, patio and Gardens
Flagstone Path, patio and Gardens
We designed this patio landscape to be both functional and aesthetically pleasing. This landscape project included custom built multi-layer planters, grass installation, boulder rock gardens, walkways, trees and shrubs, a flag stone patio and a fire pit to enjoy all year long. Perennial plantings will be installed in the custom planters to add color and create warmth to their outdoor space.
Flagstone Timber Staircase
Flagstone Timber Staircase
The flagstone patio leads to a Staircase to the front door made of Pressure Treated Timbers and Flagstone.
Fire Pit and Flagstone Patio
Fire Pit and Flagstone Patio
We designed this patio landscape to be both functional and aesthetically pleasing. This landscape project included custom built multi-layer planters, grass installation, boulder rock gardens, walkways, trees and shrubs, a flag stone patio and a fire pit to enjoy all year long. Perennial plantings will be installed in the custom planters to add color and create warmth to their outdoor space.
Peaceful Zen Entrance
Peaceful Zen Entrance
Mexican Beach Pebbles lend to the overall feel of this entrance.
Timbertech Deck
Timbertech Deck
This deck was built using the new product line of decking called TimberTech. It is a composite material that is warrantied forever. We can build any custom deck you are looking for!
Our Complete Patio Retreat Design
Our Complete Patio Retreat Design
The owners love coming home and relaxing on their patio.
Front Yard Tiered Planter Bed
Front Yard Tiered Planter Bed
This planter bed is built from pressure treated timbers and is built into the existing hillside.
Natural Flagstone and Fire Pit Patio
Natural Flagstone and Fire Pit Patio
We installed this patio to give the owners functionality to the front of their property and provide an outdoor oasis for relaxing and entertaining guests. Included in this design were custom planters, a fire pit, walkways, gardens and plants and trees that accent the natural elements of Alaska.
Boulders
Boulders
Another view of the wall retaining the raised planter area.
Flagstone Patio with Plantings
Flagstone Patio with Plantings
This Pennsylvania Blue Flagstone patio was installed to create a great place to enjoy the sunshine.
Boulder wall retaining the elevational staircase.
Boulder wall retaining the elevational staircase.
This boulder wall retains the slope the flagstone staircase is built into.
Planters built into the Staircase
Planters built into the Staircase
These planters will contain shrubs and perennials that will overhang the timber retaining wall.
Pennsylvania Blue Flagstone
Pennsylvania Blue Flagstone
These irregular stairs lead to the front entrance.
Landscape Boulder Retaing Wall with Lawn and Gardens
Landscape Boulder Retaing Wall with Lawn and Gardens
This project by our designers included a boulder retaining wall, gravel pathways, tree and shrub plantings and a set of timber steps to travel between the different grades in their yard.
Designers Dream Landscape Install in Indian, Alaska
Designers Dream Landscape Install in Indian, Alaska
We designed the back yard of the home to include a natural curved staircase that is integrated into a boulder rock retaining wall. Shrubs, perrennials and trees were added to enhance the natural greeenery. We also designed a natural boulder fire pit for both Summer and Winter enjoyment.
Perennial and Zen Gardens
Perennial and Zen Gardens
The perennials and mulch help to soften the block.
Flagstone Fire Pit
Flagstone Fire Pit
This fire pit is surrounded by flagstone and numerous types of perennials.
Continuation of Nature Path
Continuation of Nature Path
Natural Landscaped flagstone pathway with river rock, revegetated natural sod and flagstone
Patio and Zen Garden Retreat
Patio and Zen Garden Retreat
A paver patio overlooks a fire pit and tree and shrub plantings.
Backyard Fire Pit
Backyard Fire Pit
This homeowner wanted to enjoy the cooler fall nights with a nice fire. This boulder fire pit was constructed to meet their needs by Above the Grade Landscape.
Front Yard Remodel
Front Yard Remodel
This remodel included a new Patio Walkway to the front door, Sod,Boulders and Plantings.
Designers Dream Landscape install in Indian, Alaska
Designers Dream Landscape install in Indian, Alaska
We designed this boulder retaining wall to include a curved staircase that adjoins a natural pathway to the upper gardens. The natural boulder fire pit was also installed and designed to give the homes residences and their guests a visiting area to sit and enjoy both the Alaska Summers and Winters.
Quarry Rock Wall Garden
Quarry Rock Wall Garden
Garden Bed in quarry rock wall with shrubs, trees, and flowers
Fire Pit and Flagstone Patio Planters
Fire Pit and Flagstone Patio Planters
Custom built planter beds for three dimensional planting
Boulder Ampitheatre
Boulder Ampitheatre
Boulders create the seating area for a fire pit to be added later
Summer Evening Fire Pit and Gardens
Summer Evening Fire Pit and Gardens
Landscaped Garden and Quarry Stone Fire Pit
Fire Pit with Flagstone
Fire Pit with Flagstone
These Allan Block benches are surrounded by a flagstone patio
Rustic Staircase
Rustic Staircase
This staircase uses old Rail Road Ties mixed with Timbers and flagstone to access the back deck.
Flagstone Staircase Entry
Flagstone Staircase Entry
Un-proportional stairs lead to the front door.
Flagstone Patio with Natural Sod Installation
Flagstone Patio with Natural Sod Installation
Our designers used every available space in this small backyard to accomplish the homeowners dreams. We installed a new deck, flagstone patio, boulder firepit, perennial gardens and finally natural sod. This space is especially pleasing with all of it's natural elements.
Flagstone Steps and Patio
Flagstone Steps and Patio
A top view of this completed set of flagstone steps looking down on Anchorage by Above the Grade Landscape.
SPENARD ROADHOUSE Patio
SPENARD ROADHOUSE Patio
Our Landscape Contractor gave this local business a new store front by adding an outdoor eating patio made of landscape pavers and an Allan Block Wall for sound barrier. We also installed trees, shrubs, and perennials to give this local business an inviting entrance
Landscape Flagstone
Landscape Flagstone
Top view of Flagstone steps and Patio installed by landscape contractor Above the Grade Landscape.
Before and After Flagstone Steps and Retaining Wall
Before and After Flagstone Steps and Retaining Wall
the completed landscape project including a boulder retaining wall and flagstone steps/patio to front door.
Above The Grade Contractor designed Retaining wall for parking in the rear of residence
Above The Grade Contractor designed Retaining wall for parking in the rear of residence
Retaining Wall & Patio Entrance done by our Landscape Contractor and Designer here at Above The Grade
Our Landscape Contractors Perennial Garden Design
Our Landscape Contractors Perennial Garden Design
This wrap around Perennial Garden design was installed to enhance the natural aspects of the homes setting and location
Curb Appeal Needed (BEFORE)
Curb Appeal Needed (BEFORE)
This home BEFORE was lacking parking space and the front lawn was small and difficult to maintain.
Curb Appeal (AFTER)
Curb Appeal (AFTER)
We designed and installed a fresh new entrance for this home to add curb appeal. A Flagstone path and added shrubs and perennials throughout gives this a home a low maintenance, easy to care for design. Timbers were added for additional parking. A screen was also installed for privacy.
Patio and Zen Garden Retreat
Patio and Zen Garden Retreat
A bit of Modern Simplicity was designed and added to this homes patio retreat
Pennsylvania Blue Flagstone
Pennsylvania Blue Flagstone
Flagstone Patio with Boulder Fire Pit
Flagstone Patio with Boulder Fire Pit
Another view of what the landscape designers envisioned for this natural and calming backyard. The flagstone and fire pit truly make this small space unique.
Fully Landscaped Yard
Fully Landscaped Yard
Sod, shrubs and tress finish this front yard retreat. The fence and trees protect the property from the street.
Landscaped Front Entrance
Landscaped Front Entrance
Quarry rock garden and retaining wall w/flagstone nature path at front entrance
Timber Steps Inlaid With Flagstone
Timber Steps Inlaid With Flagstone
Photos above re from construction and completion. Here three years later this walkway is coming into it's own.
Fire Pit
Fire Pit
Overhead view of fire pit with flagstone patio.
Welcoming Entrance
Welcoming Entrance
Boulders, trees, shrubs and perennials invite you inside this home.
Flagstone Patio
Flagstone Patio
This flagstone patio connects with the TimberTech Deck we built and the fire pit. Two different types of flagstone were incorporated randomly to give it flair and appeal.
Flagstone Staircase Climbing Hill
Flagstone Staircase Climbing Hill
Landscape Plantings and Fire Pit
Landscape Plantings and Fire Pit
Another view of this yard revamp design including tree and shrub planting, fire pit and garden beds. by Above the Grade Landscape.
Wall with Shrubs
Wall with Shrubs
This boulder wall helps hold the raised grade on the backside. The raised planter bed is full of native Alaskan Shrubs.
Flagstone Entrance
Flagstone Entrance
This entrance has flagstone mortared to it to give the owners a different entrance to their home. The stone was laid out, cut and cemented to the concrete sub-base.
Designers Nature Path Design around Home
Designers Nature Path Design around Home
Designers Landscape Revegetation and Natural Path that enhance its natural Alaska surroundings.
Sod, Trees and Shrubs
Sod, Trees and Shrubs
14 Ft. Allan Block Retaining Wall
14 Ft. Allan Block Retaining Wall
Engineered Retaining wall for parking in the rear residence parking
The Fireman Memorial
The Fireman Memorial
Recently we added Native Spruce trees to this Monument in downtown Anchorage.
Fireplace and Patio Install
Fireplace and Patio Install
This patio is topped with a new block fireplace.
Boulder wall with Staircase
Boulder wall with Staircase
More flagstone inset into a staircase with a boulder retaining wall to protect the stairs.
Warm Stone
Warm Stone
This entrance is complete with flagstone, shrubs and boulders for three dimensional landscaping.
Planting Beds
Planting Beds
Numerous beds around this flagstone patio help to soften the stone and add needed color.
Maple Tree Pathway with Shrub Garden
Maple Tree Pathway with Shrub Garden
Mounded garden with shrubs and trees along the pathway
Above the Grade Landscape's Flagstone Patio with owner supplied Fire Pit
Above the Grade Landscape's Flagstone Patio with owner supplied Fire Pit
We designed this flagstone patio to be a great place for the homeowners to relax around the fire. We removed the existing lawn area to create this outdoor space.
Stone Slab Bench
Stone Slab Bench
The completed look.
Patio Stairway
Patio Stairway
Fully Landscaped Yard
Fully Landscaped Yard