The Hardscaper Blog:


Behind the Trowel

As the year comes to a close, we at Colorado Hardscapes would like to take a moment to express our gratitude for our talented and dedicated team as their unwavering commitment to excellence has been the driving force behind our company’s

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Are Concrete Cracks a Cause for Concern?

Concrete is a material known for its strength and durability. However, everyone also knows that concrete cracks. In this blog post, we will explore the different causes of cracking in concrete and whether your contractor can do anything to prevent them.

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DriveTrain Spa with Sandscape coping, hand rail, and drainage.

Colorado Hardscapes’ 2022 Year Review

As we close out 2022, now is the perfect time to reflect on and celebrate the accomplishments of this year.  From completing many large-scale pool projects to expanding our workforce by 53%, we have achieved many successes and have grown as

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Stamped decorative concrete that lasts at the Radisson Hotel.
Artisan Rocks

Decorative Concrete That Lasts

If you are looking for decorative concrete that lasts, it is important that you choose a contractor with a work record that still looks good decades later. At Colorado Hardscapes, we use only the highest quality materials and techniques to ensure

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Sandscape® refined flatwork next to fire pit

Sandscape Refined; Sand Finish Concrete 2.0

Sandscape Refined is one of the most high-end decorative concrete products you can come by. It takes the grip and walkability we all love about Sandscape and enhances its aesthetic and ecological value.  Why Everyone Likes Sandscape Refined:  More Colors By

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USAFA Air Gardens overhead shot of memorial, pools, and flatwork done by Colorado Hardscapes 2021.

Colorado Hardscapes’ 2021 Year Review

As we look back on 2021, we see many opportunities to be thankful. This year, we celebrated 75 years in our industry and made significant milestones in our pool division. We were named contractor of the year by ASLA, were granted

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Colorado Hardscapes Logo with Lithomosaic letters.

At the Heart of Hardscapes

We define “Hardscapes” as the solid, man-made, lasting components of landscape architecture. Flatwork, walls, rockwork, water features, fireplaces, etc. are all examples of hardscapes. Origin of the name “Colorado Hardscapes” In 1994, we decided to change our name from Van Heukelem

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