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Summer Student Builds Fireplace Kit

August 25, 2016 by Barkman

This summer I, Jason Plett, a summer student here at Barkman Concrete, was given a challenge to build a Compact Fireplace. At first, I did not think I would be able to build it because of my total lack of construction skills, but after some reassurances and encouragement, I... (0 Comments)

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Spotlight: Backyard Oasis

August 10, 2016 by Barkman

Creating the perfect backyard has always been a goal of people passionate about their living spaces. These passions encourage unique backyard landscapes that reflect a sense of pride and ownership. And this motivation is evident in recently developed Winnipeg homes. This Winnipeg home in particular takes designing a unique... (0 Comments)

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Pavers Versus Slabs: What’s the Difference?

August 02, 2016

When it comes to choosing a hardscape surface for your home, you’ll find that products are generally split into two categories; pavers and slabs. Both are highly durable, easy to maintain, and come in a variety of shapes and colours. For your convenience, Barkman has a colour and... (0 Comments)

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Enhance Your Garden with Concrete

July 19, 2016 by Barkman

Let it be said that no patio, walkway, or retaining wall, no matter how beautifully constructed, will ever outshine a well-tended garden. Whether it’s a carefully plotted French garden, or something a little more informal, gardens bring a fresh, living element to any space that simply cannot be... (0 Comments)

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Spotlight: Forest Retreat

July 18, 2016 by Barkman

Some of the most dazzling backyards in the prairies can be found down dirt roads, hidden from view in groves of birch or pine. This poolside patio, installed last summer, is a prime example. Barkman Concrete has profiled this location before, but with a space like... (0 Comments)

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