Category: Product Information

Building a Patio

July 21, 2018

Adding a patio to your backyard is an excellent way of getting more out of summer. Building a patio, however, takes a bit of work and careful planning. Here is how to correctly install a Barkman patio in your backyard. Step 1) Planning Once you have chosen your location, it’s time to do some preliminary […]

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Barkman Featured Heavily at Winnipeg Home and Garden Show

April 03, 2018

Barkman is excited to be returning to the Winnipeg Home and Garden Show, now in its 44th year. This year the Barkman booth will feature Broadway 65mm in the new Prefetto Granite colour mix, the Harvest Grove Napoleon Grill and Compact Pizza Oven landscape kits, and Cast planters. Barkman has also partnered with eleven other contractors, each of which will be displaying Barkman […]

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Installing Large Format Broadway Pavers

August 02, 2017

To address the needs of residential and commercial customers looking for modern paver design options, our Broadway Family of Pavers now has two larger sizes (900x450x100 mm and 900x900x100 mm) in Charcoal, Natural and Sterling colours. This allow for limitless design possibilities in outdoor environment applications. Installing this is now easy with our new vacuum lift. See below our vacuum lift in […]

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How to Install the Architextures Retaining Wall

July 25, 2017

Architextures is the latest large format, contemporary retaining wall from Barkman which is designed to fit seamlessly in the most modern of spaces. Its streamlined look and thickness allows for a variety of applications. As showcased by our new wall, Barkman has the ability to create a “streaking” effect on the surface of the product to allow […]

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Canada 150 Recipes with Harvest Grove Outdoor Kitchen Kits

July 11, 2017

This July 1st is a big day in Canadian history as it marks 150 years of Canadian independence. With such a big day coming up, everyone is in a festive mood and are planning their Canada Day celebrations. Here are some of our recipe ideas that can you use to spice up your own celebration […]

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Gearing Up Garrow Park for the Summer Games with Durahold

June 21, 2017

From July 28 to August 12, 2017, Canadians will be visiting Kenora’s Rowing Club to watch one of the big events of the 2017 Canada Summer Games – the rowing event. In preparation for this event, the City of Kenora was tasked with creating a new functional space along the hillside bank of Garrow Park. […]

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Five Backyard Ideas to Improve Your Spaces at Home

May 16, 2017

Terra Nova offers a wood like appearance, but it is actually concrete tile. Terra Nova is cast using 40 different cuts of wood. Backyard Landscaping Ideas The best backyards are multifunctional extensions of the home. They provide a space to unplug, entertain and play. Unfortunately, most backyards are woefully underutilized, especially when considering that the […]

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Large Format Paving – Creating Endless Design Possibilities

April 18, 2017

Technology has made the world a smaller place. Companies are now in the backyard of market places thousands of miles away, with the simple click of a mouse. Things that were once unique to a certain regions of the world, are now becoming international overnight. With this comes ever-evolving markets, where competition is fierce and companies […]

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Barkman’s Looking Forward to the Winnipeg Home Show

March 29, 2017

As the snow begins to melt and the temperature starts to increase, we at Barkman are getting excited for a new year of landscaping.  To kick off the new season, Barkman is once again creating a beautiful display at the 2017 Home and Garden show, presented by Market Place Events which will once again be at the Winnipeg RBC […]

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Architextures – A Modern Evolution

March 28, 2017

The New Architextures Retaining Wall System is unlike any other retaining wall system on the market. It is the first retaining wall system of its kind to use modern production techniques found in paving stone production and adapt them to create this unique, one of a kind modular wall system we call Architextures. The advancements in the production […]

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