The Best Outdoor Lighting Options for Your Backyard Retreat

Now that spring has arrived, homeowners here in Kansas City are looking forward to spending more time outdoors. A hardscaping structure in your backyard creates the perfect atmosphere for spending time with your family or entertaining friends. The hardscaping structures built by Hinkle Hardscapes are highly functional, providing the options of comfortable seating, shade, and […]

Preparing The Ground For Hardscaping

Building hardscaping structures involves much more than what you see when you look at a finished product. The goal is to create beautiful space for outdoor living, but first we have to create a strong foundation for the structure. If the ground beneath the hardscape is not properly prepared, you could face difficult problems in […]

Materials for Outdoor Living Projects

When you begin to design your next outdoor living project, you will quickly discover that there are numerous options to choose from when it comes to different materials to use. Choosing the right materials is crucial, since hardscaping projects will likely be among your most expensive and long-lasting outdoor projects.

Outdoor Living Room Wish List

Homeowners are moving out – outside that is – turning their plain patios into outdoor rooms with all the conveniences of the indoors, extending their home’s square footage. So what would be on your outdoor room wish list? Ours would look a little like this: The Big Screen TV You can’t throw a tailgate without […]

Top 4 Outdoor Living Trends of 2016

Outdoor living has indeed become a staple of American culture. As many homeowners begin to spend more time in their outdoor living areas than in their indoor living areas, the overall trends continue to revolve around creating homey, attractive, livable outdoor spaces that are an extension of the indoor environment. As we go further into […]

Should I Choose A Fire Pit Or Fireplace?

Winter weather has finally arrived in Kansas City. With all of the cold and snow you may be finding yourself inside at this point, but on those cool 50 degree nights that are only a couple months away, you may be wishing you had a firepit or fireplace to warm up in your backyard. Whether […]

Goodbye KC Lawn and Landscaping, Hello Hinkle Hardscapes!

It’s official! We are thrilled to announce that KC Lawn & Landscaping has officially change it’s name to Hinkle Hardscapes. Since the earliest days of our business, we have offered Kansas City area homeowners access to high quality landscaping and hardscaping services. We first founded our business in 2007, and since then have worked with over […]