We Build Beautiful Paver Patios

Luxurious and creative, one-of-a-kind outdoor living spaces

Paver Patio Design & Construction Near Me
We design and build beautiful paver patios

Brick And Stone Patios Moline, IL
We build brick and stone patios and walkways.

Brick and stone can be a stunning, natural, low-maintenance way to enhance your landscape and improve your curb appeal.  Maybe you’d like a new outdoor cooking area or a backyard firepit so you can host those summer BBQ’s?  Maybe you’d like a beautiful new brick walkway or a paver driveway?  Brick or stone pavers when installed properly look amazing and they are low-maintenance and easy to keep looking great.

What Type Of Brick Or Paver Project Did You Have In Mind?

  • Do you want to rebuild an existing paver patio that has sunk or has been damaged?
  • Are you looking to expand your outdoor living space with a paver patio?
  • Are you looking to build a patio to surround your new pool or a hot tub?
  • Do you like the look of stone and want to incorporate it into your landscape?
  • Do you want to install a paver driveway?
  • Do you want to create some walkways or pathways?

Topscape Landscaping is a landscaping contractor serving Moline, IL.  We specialize in the design and installation of interlocking brick or paver patios, outdoor cooking areas, walkways, pathways, and driveways. From a new brick paver driveway to a beautiful brick walkway to your front porch we can help you with your hardscaping needs.

Check Out Some Patios We've Built

We've designed and built some of the most beautiful backyard patios in Moline and the surrounding area.

Paver Patio Installation and Construction

  • brick patio installations
  • Outdoor cooking area construction
  • Interlocking brick or paver driveways
  • Interlocking brick or paver pathways and walkways
  • Flagstone patios and walkways

Preparing The Area For Your New Brick Or Paver Installation

Preparation is a huge (the most important) part in building a great looking, long lasting brick or paver feature into your landscape.  This includes excavating the area you’d like the brickwork installed so we can then bring in the proper base material and properly grade the area.  Once we’ve laid the base down it can be compacted to minimize any material settling that will occur.  When material settles your paving stones can sink and move around, which can make your investment look horrible.  Spending the extra time on the site preparation will prevent the new pavers from shifting and ensure you have a great looking hardscaped area for years to come.

Preparing The Area For Your New Brick Or Paver Installation

Preparation is a huge (arguably the most important) part in building a great looking, long lasting paver landscaping feature.  If the groundwork isn't completed properly before installing the pavers you're going to be unhappy with the results.

At COMPANY NAME we take the time to ensure our paver installations are completed to the manufacturers specifications.  This ensures your new paver landscaping looks great, lasts a long time, and the pavers can qualify for the manufacturers warranty.

How Do We Prepare Your Ground For Pavers?

Installing paver patios, driveways, and walkways isn't rocket science but there are some very specific steps and processes that separate the good installations from the poor installations.

Step #1.  The first thing we need to do is measure and mark the area where your pavers will be installed. Using a string line and stakes to mark the perimeter of the area, and spray paint or flags to mark the locations of any corners, curves, or other features.

Step #2.  We will need to remove any existing vegetation or debris from the area so we have a clean slate. We then need to excavate the area to the desired depth for your specific pavers and the base materials we'll be using.  This can vary depending on the pavers being used and other factors.

Step #3.  Excavate the area to the desired depth. The depth of the excavation will depend on the thickness of the pavers and the height of any surrounding surfaces, such as a patio or walkway. Be sure to allow for the thickness of the base material and any sand or other materials that will be used to level the surface.

Step #4.  We need to add base materials to the excavated area.  This usually consists of a layer of crushed gravel followed with a later of sand.  The gravel helps to establish solid footing for the pavers and provide drainage, while the sand provides a level surface that easily be adjusted as we install the pavers.  Each layer must be compacted using hand tampers or a machine tamper to prevent future settling.

Step #5.  We then install any necessary edging. Edging, such as metal or plastic strips, is used to hold the pavers in place and to define the edge of the paver area. Edging is installed around the perimeter of the paver area and is secured with stakes or other fasteners depending on the paver manufacturer.

Step #6.  Install the pavers. We begin at one corner of the paver area and work our way outward, laying the pavers in a pattern that is consistent with your design. We use a rubber mallet to tap the pavers into place, and we use a level to ensure that the pavers are level and even.  We can adjust the base layer as necessary to ensure everything is level.

As you can see, by spending the extra time on site preparation, you're getting a superior installation that will last and look good for many years to come.

So You Want A New Paver Patio?  Here's How Our Paver Landscaping Process Works

  • We start with our initial consultation.  We come out to your property and view the area for your potential project.
  • We determine the actual surface area of your project and what is going to be needed for materials including the base and the actual pavers.
  • We take into account any specific challenges your property might pose for our team such as poor access, poor drainage, and other issues we may need to work around.
  • We consult with you on the specific type and style of pavers you’d like to use as we have several options available to us.
  • 2D designs can be provided upon request and an additional design fee.
  • We’ll provide you with an accurate written estimate for the work.

The amount of work required for this type of landscaping project can vary greatly from property to property dependent on many factors. The slope of your property, existing site and soil conditions, drainage, size and scope of the project, the particular materials being used, and your budget will all be considered. We’ll be able to offer you an accurate estimate only after an initial site visit and material consultation.

Why Choose Topscape Landscaping To Install Your New Paver Patio?

When you choose Topscape Landscaping for your paver patio installation you are partnering with a small, locally owned, landscaping business.  We are large enough to install interlocking brick and stone for outdoor hardscapes of all sizes but we’re still small enough to give your new brickwork the specific care and attention it needs to be a durable and long-lasting improvement to your property.

We believe in great value along with excellent customer service to ensure complete customer satisfaction with every project we take on! We will conduct ourselves like true professionals on your property at all times, leaving no trace behind but your new patio, walkway, driveway, or other hardscaped elements!

If you want to schedule an estimate for your paver construction project then please give us a call (309) 749-7696 or fill out our online contact form and we’ll get back to you right away.

What Do Paver Patios Cost To Build?

The patios we build are next level.  If you want a luxurious, beautiful, patio it's going to take careful thought, creativity, and planning.  Our patio designs are masterfully put together by the best of the best.

Cost to build a small paver patio

Small Patios

$8000 - $15,000

This would be for a smaller (12 feet x 12 feet) front or backyard basic paver patio.  This includes site prep, labor, materials, and installation.

Cost to build a medium sized paver patio

Medium Sized Patios

$15,000 - $50,000

This would be for a medium sized (16 feet x 24 feet) front or backyard patio.  This could include additional elements such as lighting, seating, surrounding gardens, and more.

Cost to build a large paver patio

Large Luxury Patios

$50,000 - $150,000+

This would be for a larger project including an entire backyard, outdoor living space, retaining walls, garden beds, and more.  This is landscape design for a very high-end, luxury home.

Our Backyard Patios Can Include

The sky is the limit when it comes to building a patio for in your backyard.  We can incorporate any or all of the following elements into your new paver patio.

Built-in Seating
Gazebo or Pergola
Hot Tub Area
LED Lighting
Outdoor Bar
Outdoor Kitchen
Paver Inlay Designs
Privacy Fencing
Seat Walls
Built-in Stairs
Garden Beds
Water Features

These price ranges do not including steps or retaining walls if they are needed for your project.  All patios have a 5 inch compacted open graded base.  This pricing is for a basic installation.  If you want "extras" such as built in firepits, kitchens, electrical, lighting, and seating walls, they can be added for additional cost.

These prices are ball park figures just to give you a rough idea as to what you should expect for costs.  Your particular project may vary depending on site accessibility, the specific materials chosen, and the overall scope of work.  If you need a firm price please request a consultation so we can view your potential project, listen to your ideas, and determine the actual scope of work required to complete your project.  After our on-site consultation we'll be able to provide you with a firm estimate to complete your patio construction project.

Choose The Right Paver Patio Builder

We've designed and built some of the most beautiful patios in Moline, Illinois

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So, You Want A Beautiful Backyard Patio...?

There are dozens and dozens of landscapers you could choose from throughout our area to design and build your new paver patio.  They range from small one man show type businesses to very large companies with lots of overhead.

Somewhere in the middle is the contractor that's probably best suited to build your new patio.  Finding a landscaping contractor you can trust to take your vision and transform it from a beautiful design concept into a patio you can relax on and enjoy with friends and family is your ultimate goal.

You're not hiring a landscaping company.  You're hiring a team of skilled craftsman to improve your lifestyle and help you get more enjoyment out of your home.  It's an important distinction.

What Should You Consider When Choosing A Landscaper To Build Your Patio?

It can be overwhelming trying to figure out who to hire to design and build your paver patio.  To make things easier when trying to determine who the right landscape design/build contractor is for your patio project is, start with these questions.

Do they specialize in design/build projects of the same scope and scale of the project you have envisioned for your property?  If yes, how long have they been in business?

Do they have great reviews from other homeowners who've hired them to design and build their landscape?

Do they offer any type of workmanship warranty or any after sales service if there is ever a problem?

Do they have photos and references of the work they are capable of doing?

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I had Topscape do a major weed clean up and tree trimming at the business that I manage, M & M Golf Cars. Giovanni and his crew did amazing with this project. They were all very professional and completed the project in just a few days. I plan to continue using Topscape for all of our landscape and weed control projects.

Kerry Pruitt November 29, 2023

This company was very professional and did an excellent job with landscaping my front yard. I am excited about using them to do my backyard in the spring.

Janice Campbell November 18, 2023

Topscape was a bit more expensive than others but I worked on large construction jobs for 40 years and have learned that generally you get what you pay for. I paid the extra and received a very professional job that was well worth the money. They met or exceeded all my expectations. They somehow even managed to clean up the street and driveway of all the top soil. Can’t even tell they were there. I would highly recommend them.

Todd Staack November 17, 2023

Topscape did a great job on our retaining wall and landscaping project. Strong recommend if you're looking for quality work.

Alexander Maidak October 10, 2023

Did a great job making our vision for our front yard become a reality. They worked quickly and efficiently. Made sure I was still able to access my garage and driveway during the process. If they ever needed to go to our backyard they always made sure to close the gate again so my dogs wouldn’t escape.

Mark Pisman August 10, 2023

Giovanni and his crew did a great job on my lawn. He designed a great look all around my house. Highly recommend to use them. You will not be disappointed.

Roland Lamantia July 28, 2023

Topscape landscaping did an awesome job installing a retaining wall. I will definitely be using them again for my landscaping projects. The guys are polite and know what they are doing!

Faze Zane 4life July 13, 2023

Top notch! From start to finish these guys were great. I was always informed of the progress and details. These guys are seriously the best! Thank you guys for a job well done. Definitely exceeded my expectations!

Steve Miller July 10, 2023

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