Now that you’re ready to have a patio installed, it’s time to figure out who will do the work.  There are a lot of companies out there that build patios, and if you’re a shrewd customer, you want to invest your time and money with the best possible patio contractor.  You might have done an online search for patio contractors near me, or local patio contractors, or you asked your neighbor about his patio contractor experience, but in the end, you want to feel confident about the choice you make for the best contractor to meet your needs.

Homeowners from Elverson and Glenmoore, PA can consider Whitehouse Landscaping for comprehensive design and build services. Learn of the benefits of using a design-build landscaping company for your project.   A design build company can ensure the most seamless transition from the patio plans to the actual completion of the project.  It’s ideal to work with a company that can do it all. Over the 20 years we have been in business, we have worked on hundreds of outdoor living spaces that include fire features, patios, landscapes, lighting, and water features

Key Considerations and Questions when Evaluating Patio Contractors

1. How Long Have You Been in Business?  It’s best to choose a reputable company that is well-established in your area.  Check on their online presence to get a sense of the type of company they are.  Check out their Google reviews.  Look for companies with at least a 4.5 star rating.   Past performance is a very strong indicator of future results.  View their projects portfolio and see the type of work they do.  This will give you confidence that they have the experience to do the job right.

2. Installation Techniques.    As you research local patio builders, you’ll want to ask companies some technical questions about their installation process.   Here are 10 Questions You Must Ask a Hardscape Contractor.   Whitehouse Landscaping has the necessary certifications and we keep up-to-date on the latest technology to assure you that your project will be done right.    

3. Ask about Design Process.  One of the most important factors of hardscaping is the design.   Check out their Portfolio.  A good hardscape design should help you maximize the space that you have with your budget.  The patio contractor should discuss with you how to plan the perfect patio design for your family And read why 3-D landscape design has so many benefits to the owner.    

Additional Reading:  6 Stunning Patio Designs for your Montgomery or Chester County, Pa Home

4.  Knowledgeable about Material Choices.  This will be one of the major decisions you’ll need to make.  Make sure your contractor is familiar with all the options.  At Whitehouse Landscaping, we have designed and installed hundreds of custom patios using the two most popular materials: flagstone (natural stone) and pavers (a manufactured concrete product).   Learn what is trending in patio pavers in this decade and learn more about choosing between flagstone and pavers.

Build the Perfect Patio Now

We hope these tips will help you choose the best patio contractor for your project.   Any reputable, licensed hardscape contractor should be comfortable discussing any of the points we have focused on.

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 If you’re looking for a reliable local patio contractor in the Elverson and Glenmoore area, call us at 484-300-4290 or fill out our contact form and we’ll be in touch.