New Front Landing in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

New Front Landing in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

It may seem like a simple job but even the small ones can make a big impact. Take this new front landing in Upper Marlboro. The house had an all brick circular landing. The style originally matched the house. Now, over time, it had become damaged and broken. When we spoke with the homeowners, they originally wanted to just redo the brick landing. However, we suggested something different.

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What You Need to Know About Hardscapes for Your Home

What You Need to Know About Hardscapes for Your Home

You have decided to improve your home’s landscape, but you don’t know where to begin. Do you want to upgrade an existing site or create a whole new outdoor space? Do you want to enhance the softscape or the hardscape, or a combination of the two? Of course, it helps to know the difference between softscapes and hardscapes for your home. The softscape is the living parts of a landscape – like plants – and the hardscape is non-living, inanimate elements – like walkways. Now that you have that figured out, you can begin planning your project.

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Hardscapes That Will Make You Ready for Warmer Weather

Hardscapes That Will Make You Ready for Warmer Weather

Warmer weather is on its way and the first signs of spring are starting to show. Needless to say, now’s the perfect time to upgrade your backyard. And, what better way to enhance your space than with hardscapes? Having the right patio design or stone walkway will add that little extra spark to your outdoor lifestyle. As a licensed home remodeling and building service in Maryland, 7th State Builders are the experts in helping you build your ‘dream yard’.

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Replacement Sunroom and New Patio

Replacement Sunroom and New Patio

Quite often, Maryland homeowners will call us with not just one, but multiple projects. That was the case for this replacement sunroom and new patio. For this house, it only made sense to update both the existing second-story sunroom and expand the patio portion below the deck. As you can see in the before pictures below, the old sunroom was outdated. It had screens, instead of windows, an old screen styled door, and a weathered staircase. Learn more below about how we updated and upgraded the living space.

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