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Permeable Pavers: A Green Way to Solve Water Management

July 24, 2014

Increasingly, water management is an important issue for homeowners and municipalities concerned about excessive storm flooding, reduced water quality for drinking and swimming and polluted streams, rivers and lakes. Many of these water issues are the direct result of the presence of asphalt and concrete paving, which prevents the ground...

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Cleaning Concrete Countertops

June 18, 2014

As with any other type of stain, stains on your concrete countertop should be removed as soon as possible. The longer a stain is left untended, the further it can migrate into the concrete, making removal increasingly difficult.  Generally, a bit of water and a mild dishwashing soap will...

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Barkman Landscape Kits Feautured on “This Old House”

June 11, 2014

Our Stone Oasis Landscape kits were recently featured on the home improvement site, "This Old House" in a video detailing how to build a circular patio and firepit. The Circle Patio kit includes pre-cut pieces and is perfect for Do-it-yourselfers looking to avoid the extra labour required when building a...

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The Harvest Grove Outdoor Kitchen

April 22, 2014 Outdoor Kitchen

Introducing the Harvest Grove Kitchen ﹣ a collection of eight pre-packaged modular kits that can be configured to fit any backyard size. Like the Stone Oasis Kit Collection, each Harvest Grove kitchen kit comes with everything needed for assembly, including pre-cut pieces, stainless steel components, adhesive and detailed instructions. Kit options...

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Best Booth at Winnipeg Home Expressions Show

April 08, 2014 barkman-booth

The 40th annual Winnipeg Home Expressions Show took place this past weekend and barkman was there! This year, we showed off our new Harvest Grove Outdoor Kitchen kits as well as the Bridgewood slab, a new hardscapes option for 2014. If you missed out, be sure to catch us at one...

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