6 Creative Ideas For A Pallet of Bridgewood Wall

August 26, 2019

Bridgewood Wall is a new product that’s launched this year, which completes the Bridgewood family of products that included Slabs and Steps. Each piece features a realistic wood texture on each face taken from actual pieces of wood plank. Unlike traditional wood surfaces, Bridgewood Wall will never rot, warp, splinter or fade. It’ll never need […]


6 Creative Ideas For A Pallet of Quarry Stone Walls

August 12, 2019

Still thinking about that landscape project for this year? It’s not too late to start even if you’re planning to do it yourself. We want to get you going with 6 do-it-yourself ideas for your backyard project. And what better way to start by using Quarry Stone, one of our classic, economical retaining wall blocks […]


The New Barkman App Is Here!

August 07, 2019

We’re excited to announce the new Barkman App which will help customers access our product information on-the-go. Our new app optimizes the key features that customers are frequently using — The Product Information and Calculator. Check out our video to learn more. The Product Information portal aims to be the Spec Book on your phone. The navigation […]


Advantages of Polymeric Sand

July 02, 2019

Applying polymeric sand is one of the last steps in installing a patio or path and comes after all the paving stones have been laid. Polymeric sand is designed to fill the gaps between pavers,  to keep them solidly in place, prevent weed growth and allow for proper drainage from the patio. This step finishes […]


Creating a Backyard Oasis with Barkman’s Landscape Kits

May 31, 2019

Homeowners can elevate their backyard in many ways, creating an outdoor living space that their family can enjoy for years. It provides a venue to socialize outdoors, a staycation that can host numerous events. In fact, a recent survey shows 66% of homeowners would like to own fire pits and fireplaces in their residential space. […]


Welcome To Our New Website!

May 09, 2019

We are excited to launch our new website, which is our most comprehensive and informative website we’ve ever had. It’s built from the ground up, packed with new features that will help in planning your residential or commercial projects. Here’s a video that details our new website features:     We hope that the new […]


Gather Your Friends for Warm, Enjoyable Long Evenings

May 02, 2019

After what felt like a long winter, spring has once again arrived! At Barkman we love enjoying long evenings surrounded with family and friends around the fire. Roasting marshmallows, making gooey s’mores and enjoying frothy cups of hot chocolate feels like the perfect way to spend an evening. We recognize that finding the perfect firepit […]


Barkman Is Among 2019 Canada’s Best Managed Company Winners And A Finalist for FEYA

March 15, 2019

The month of March ushered in some warm temperatures as well as company achievements that we are truly proud of. We feel honoured to have been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the second year in a row and to be a finalist in FEX Manitoba’s 2019 Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA). “What amazes me about Best Managed […]


To Snap Edge or Not to Snap Edge? That is the Question.

August 20, 2018

Snap Edge is a product that is installed after a patio is fully laid. It’s a plastic rail designed to surround the pavers you just installed, and hold them in place to prevent shifting. It can be used with almost every kind of paver installation, be it a patio, path or driveway. These plastic rails […]


4 Things to Help you Get Ready for Installing your Barkman Project

August 12, 2018

  If you are in the process of starting a patio or other backyard project, there are a few things you should do before turning dirt and laying bricks. Design Your Project Designing your patio is one of the most important and crucial steps in the whole process of building one. However, the patience to […]