Contemporary Liberty Poolscape

We’re celebrating the end of summer with an inside look at one of our favorite pool installs of the season! Modern design can get a bad rap for being “boring”, but this striking Liberty project is anything but. Wondering what it takes to bring a makeover of this magnitude to fruition? Keep reading to see […]

Walk-Up to a Walk-Out

Walk-out basements are becoming an increasingly popular home design feature, and for good reason! Reverse homes come with a multitude of benefits. They’re the perfect floor plan for sloped lots. They allow natural light into the lower level which makes for a more inviting living space. Unlike their underground counterparts, walk-out basements count towards a […]

Double-Decker Entertainment

Raised decks are the best way to maximize outdoor space, especially if you’re working with a small plot. They add living area on the second floor, while also providing coverage on the ground level. Regardless of headroom, this under-deck space is valuable square footage that should be used to your advantage. Structures that sit lower […]

A Multifunctional Backyard in Olathe, Kansas

We want our kiddos to spend time outside, but their sports equipment, playgrounds, and toys can be unsightly. Luckily, you don’t have to sacrifice style for a family-friendly space! Nothing draws people outdoors like a multifunctional backyard; and by dressing up kid-approved elements in sophisticated finishes, all parties can be satisfied. In this month’s transformation […]

Showstopping Hillside Backyard!

Many homeowners view a sloped backyard as intimidating obstacles that limit design possibilities. Believe it or not, the opposite is true! The nature of hillside properties allows for unique advantages like unobstructed views and multi-level patios. Not convinced? Take a look at the before and afters in this month’s transformation blog to see how our […]

Covered Structures – The Gold Standard for Outdoor Entertainment

Hinkle Hardscapes may be known for patio work, but our expertise doesn’t end there! We are your custom hardscaping solution for fireplaces, grill stations, pergolas, and fiberglass pools. If you’re adding an outdoor entertainment space in the new year, there’s one feature that will go the extra mile to create an unforgettable experience – covered […]

Outdoor Living Space Inspiration

Planning an outdoor living area can be overwhelming. You may be stuck between ideas, struggling to fit your criteria into one space, or at a loss as to where to start. Whatever phase of day-dreaming or decision-making you’re in, we’ve got your back! Keep reading for outdoor living space inspiration.

A Closer Look at a Pool Project in Riverside, Missouri

In this month’s transformation blog, we’re taking a closer look at a pool project we recently completed in Riverside, Missouri! Clients often come to us concerned that their space is too small, sloped, or wooded to accommodate a pool. Luckily, our vendor, Latham Pools, carries an excellent selection of shell shapes, sizes, and styles. With […]

What to Look for in a Contractor

Transforming backyards into outdoor living environments is no simple task. Hiring the right contractor is crucial when it comes to tackling these large projects. The ideal candidate will maintain a positive relationship throughout the construction process by being communicative, easily accessible, and well versed in your scope of work.