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Embrace Overlooked Living Space - Front Courtyards
Embrace Overlooked Living Space - Front Courtyards

When most people think of courtyards they are probably thinking of spaces at the side or at the back of a home. In actuality courtyards are most often created in the area between the front entry to your home and your driveway. What better way to create additional living space and curb appeal to your home than by creating a beautiful front courtyard. My wife and I love to sit outside in the front of our home in the evenings just to say hello and meet up with neighbors that we have not seen in a while. We also like to sit in our courtyard early on Sunday mornings, as we enjoy our coffee and the morning sun that we do not get in the backyard.

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The UnilockLife Photo Contest
The UnilockLife Photo Contest

This year Unilock is doing a contest again, but we are consolidating a large cash prize and I wanted to take this opportunity to tell you about it. With social media becoming such a large part of everyone’s daily life, we thought that we would have your friends decide the winner.

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Hire the Right Professional Landscape Contractor
Hire the Right Professional Landscape Contractor

Finding the right professional landscape contractor is not always an easy job. Does a friend or neighbor recommend their contractor? If people you trust were happy with their experience, then most likely you will be too.

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Paving Stone Driveways - A Great Choice!
Paving Stone Driveways - A Great Choice!

Paving stones are a great choice for new or existing driveways.

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Sources for Design Inspiration
Sources for Design Inspiration

If you’re reading this blog, you probably are starting to think about designing a new paver patio, driveway, walkway or pooldeck. To create a great space, you need to design a sense of place. An outdoor room that feels good and cozy. Driveways should be appealing and inviting.

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Unilock - How it all started
Unilock - How it all started

In 1972, a European stone mason, sparked an idea in the mind of an entrepreneurial homeowner.

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Chicago Park District Mary Bartelme Park Opens
Chicago Park District Mary Bartelme Park Opens

First project in the City of Chicago with smog-eating permeable pavers

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Wolffe Landscape Architecture wins Blue Ribbon Award using Unilock's Eco-Priora
Wolffe Landscape Architecture wins Blue Ribbon Award using Unilock's Eco-Priora

Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park in Chicago, IL demonstrates a commitment to clean water.

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Historic Buckingham Fountain in Chicago Undergoes a Renovation with Unilock
Historic Buckingham Fountain in Chicago Undergoes a Renovation with Unilock

Renovation adds 235,000 sq ft of permeable pavers to the Chicagoland area

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When the Snow Melts
When the Snow Melts
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What Are People Saying About Unilock?
What Are People Saying About Unilock?

It’s interesting to hear what people have to say about Unilock®, especially the artisans that design with our products quite frequently.

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Planning the Perfect Canada Day or Fourth of July Patio Party

Canada Day and the Fourth of July are fast approaching so we've prepared some perfect party tips for you!

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