CLIENT: Jens & Diane
PROJECT LOCATION: Larchmont, NY
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Rebuild and extend existing tall privacy stone
walls, rebuild and extend lower stone wall; Both to "match" (and
actually improve the look by reducing the oversize grout width) existing retaining wall by the Long Island sound.
Remove tree, playground swing set and existing man-made "mini-pond";
Rebuild, enlarge existing half round flagstone patio into a multi-level
rectangle shaped with one notched corner.
Build a 4' wide walkway from
driveway to new patio.
Install Belgian blocks along the driveway, a
foot or so next to the new stone wall, separating the two, allowing room for
shrubs and flowers.
Build a "built-in" space for the kid's basketball
Install a new wrought iron fence and a gate, "matching" (and
again actually improve the look) the existing that was already over the
retaining wall by the Long Island sound.
Finally, re-grade entire yard
to a gentler slope.
The family landscaper took care of the grass
This family is now able to just sit back, relax and enjoy the Long Island
sound and its splendid, tireless view...
SQUARE FOOTAGE OF JOB: 1250
STARTING DATE: June 2005
COMPLETION DATE: August 2005
CLIENTS COMMENTS: "Our
beautiful new front yard on the Long Island Sound:
Absolute helped us design, and then built a beautiful new front yard which
showcases our view of the Long Island Sound.
They tore down a hedge, existing crumbling walls, a pond, and a patio, and
replaced all with a master quality low wall, a partial high wall for privacy
and a gorgeous and user-friendly two-level patio for grilling and dinners.
With a wrought iron fence and gate, the front yard is both a playground and
We are very happy with the result!" - Diane, 11.14.05
AVERAGE PRICE RANGE ON
SIMILAR PACKAGES*: $35,000 -
*Price based on similar existing
conditions, building supplies, square footage and other various factors and therefore
subject to change.