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A Behind The Scenes Look in the Making of Cast

February 06, 2017 by Barkman

We conducted an interview with our Product Development Team composed of Wayne Patram and Brad McGregor, to give you a behind-the-scenes look on how we came up with our new Cast planter. Wayne, can you tell us the background on how this Cast product line came about?  Wayne:... (0 Comments)

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From the Ground Up

November 01, 2016 by Barkman

A big change was required to give this back yard in Winnipeg a dramatic transformation. Silver Stone Landscaping, the contractor tasked with this project, installed this in May of this year. Instead of installing one large patio, the yard was divided into four distinct zones, including a putting... (0 Comments)

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Introducing our New Barkman Product Calculator

October 05, 2016 by Barkman

To help you make the right Barkman product choices for your landscape project, we're excited to bring you our new Barkman Product Calculator. This new tool will estimate the product you will need to complete your hardscapes project. Let’s go through the Calculator step-by-step. First, choose between... (0 Comments)

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Spotlight: An Extraordinary Hill Side Installation

August 31, 2016 by Barkman

The picturesque Okanagan Valley is not wanting for serene landscapes and breathtaking views. Home builders and landscapers are met with the challenge to honor the natural landscape with a smart design that does not try to improve on the wisdom of nature. Such was the challenge for Tim Valerioti, owner... (0 Comments)

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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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