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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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Continuous Improvement Is More than a Motto with our New Slabs

January 31, 2017 by Nick Dueck

Barkman Concrete’s Dynasty Slab lineup had been at the forefront of slab sales for as long as I have been a member of the Barkman team. However the machine that produced these blocks was starting to become a little dated. It is both a happy and... (0 Comments)

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Curb Appeal with Steps

January 04, 2017 by Don Fraser

Selling a home with an aging, worn-out front step was a challenge for one customer in Winnipeg. Curb appeal was his priority to ensure a good price for his home. The Barkman Perma Step was selected to replace his front step after considering the different types of Barkman step... (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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Back to Square One with Cube Planters

October 26, 2016 by August Wiens

With the long, harsh winters and blistering hot summers, large shopping malls are a big part of urban shopping in Canada, making it hard to believe that malls have only now become popular in the past forty years. Landscape architects are looking for the right sustainable product that connects modern... (0 Comments)

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