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Holiday Escapes: Beautiful Driveway and Backyard Designs

Long weekends like the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday take people outside. I like to think of them as an exodus from office chairs and television screens, to sunshine and BBQ chicken with friends. However, the view may be startling for some.  Un-kept lawns, cracking driveways, and cluttered patios can easily put a damper on ...Read more.

Driveway Pavers Installation

The difference between a professional construction team, and an amateur ‘weekend warrior’ is obvious. Detail. Consider the photo depicted in figure 1. When there’s limited access to install a back patio or walkway, sometimes the only solution is a straight line. The straight line can lead right through the front and rear exits of the ...Read more.

New! Vinyl Fencing

Posted by | Filed under Fencing, Patios, Retaining Walls, Vinyl Products | Mar 24, 2011 | 5 Comments

Duramax is now at Genesis! These vinyl products are engineered at the highest level of durability and beauty, giving your home the most bang for your buck. The experts at Duramax have designed these products specifically to withstand the ultraviolet rays of Southern California, one of the harshest environments for outdoor decorations. Not only do ...Read more.

Free Paver Rendering

The recurring issue with purchasing a product is that you are never quite sure what you are really getting. There is always that element of risk. We here at Genesis are positive you will be pleased with our results, so we’ve done something novel; we provide an image of your finished product, before we even ...Read more.

Posted by | Filed under Patios, Retaining Walls | Feb 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

Genesis is proud to introduce! This is the newest online tool for customers to use in identifying which look is best for their home. Soon to come on the site are Stone Veneer, Retaining Wall, Garden Wall, and Fence Wall articles that could help customers figure out which wall best fits their needs. Feel ...Read more.


Posted by | Filed under Stone Pavers | Jan 10, 2011 | 2 Comments

Elegance is an interesting word. In many circles it represents the idea that the simplest solution is also the most beautiful. This idea permeates the world of stone pavers. There is no process simpler than the installation of stone pavers to one’s drive; and there is no driveway surface that is more beautiful. Every home ...Read more.

Safety in the winter season…

Posted by | Filed under Patios, Stone Pavers | Jan 10, 2011 | 1 Comment

With all of the dynamic weather systems hitting the California coat this time of year, it is a good idea to think of the safety of yourself and your loved ones. Heated driveways can eliminate ice buildup and also provide an element of comfort to your hardscape drive. For those with existing paver drives the ...Read more.

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