Year: 2013

Spot Light: La Salle

July 19, 2013

At barkman, we have the opportunity to visit many incredible landscaping spots. Whether a space is big or small, a lot of planning and work goes into transforming an empty lot into a space to live in. This particular patio in La Salle is a great example of a location that fulfills many functions at […]

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Barkman Involved in Blue Bombers Home Opener

July 05, 2013

Few things get us more excited than football here at barkman. A particularly well-made planter or a fully realized driveway may top the list, but football, well, football is really something. This 2013 CFL season is particularly special for Winnipeggers as it marks the first year in the Blue Bombers brand new stadium, Investors Group […]

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Spring Cleaning – Paver Care

April 24, 2013

To prolong the life of your pavers and keep them looking their best, routine maintenance is recommended. While barkman pavers are resistant to de-icing salts, dirt, grime and other organic materials, staining can still occur due to the porous nature of concrete. In general, dish soap and water in combination with a bristle brush will handle most jobs. […]

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Massive Window Well Installation

April 18, 2013

Can you imagine having an 18 foot window well, weighing 5600lbs, installed in your back yard? This project took a number of team members to plan and organize for production and installation. To date, this window well is the largest ever produced at Barkman. The level of difficulty on this project was higher than our […]

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Creative Concrete Creations

February 07, 2013

If you happen to frequent sites like Pinterest, Dwell or Design Milk, or you follow us on Facebook or Twitter, you will have no doubt come across some really intriguing products created using concrete. As a concrete company, we are naturally excited to see concrete used in unique and interesting ways. While concrete is certainly not suited for all applications, a growing […]

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