Brick Patio Contractor Northern Virginia is Phoenix Home Services. As a company we have been designing and installing brick patios in Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. for quite some time. A clay brick patio has one advantage in that if your home is built of brick it will actually blend with the colonial style of your home. Clay brick pavers are different than face brick. Clay brick pavers are designed to withstand the freeze thaw cycle we experience in Northern Virginia. Typically Phoenix installs there brick patios on a concrete base. Also, we can build a clay brick paver patio on a dry set aggregate base. There are some reasons that we build clay brick patios on an aggregate base, which include cost, and lot coverage for areas such as Vienna Virginia. If you are looking for a company that has the experience to install a first class brick patio in Northern Virginia or Washington DC call us today to get your project finished to the highest standards.After settling on suitable brick pavers, you will need to choose mortar colors (mortar joints are normally 3/8” and are visible between the bricks). Mortar is a mixture of fine masonry, sand, cement and water. Phoenix uses only Type S mortar, which is best suited for Patios since it complies with ASTM C91 and also reaches 2100 psi in 28 days.
Brick Patio Contractor Northern Virginia Options
Brick Patio Contractor Northern Virginia can incorporate many optional features you may want in your new clay brick patio. Dressing up your patio with this option will make your project breath taking. We can also build a outdoor fireplace , brick seating walls , and a brick out door kitchen to add to your new brick patio. Other options include we can install include lighting, sound systems, and water features in your new brick patio.Though a brick patio does not require a permit in Northern Virginia or Washington DC, so options such as stairs coming of your home do. Phoenix Home Services can draw brick stair drawings to get the required permits to build. Our stair systems will be code compliant with the proper footing depth, stoop size, stair. and riser sizes. Stairs systems for your brick patio will require railing, most often times we custom fabricate wrought iron rails, or PVC rails. High voltage outlets are required on the stoop section of your brick stair system. This will require an electrical outlet. All of these upgrades can be built into your patio to give your project a one of a kind feel. Not only do we build slab on grade brick patios we can also build elevated patios. An elevated patio will require a building permit in most Northern Virginia Counties, Including Washington DC. As a licensed Class A RBC (residential building contractor) we can easily obtain these types of permits.
Brick Patio Patterns
Brick patterns can range in a brick patio from running bond, herringbone 90 deg , herringbone 45 deg , basket wave and a simple soldier bond pattern. If You chose a particular brick paver it may be manufactured in a 8”x4” size this brick cannot be used to make the pattern you want on your patio. Most brick pavers need to be sized in a modular size to create many brick patterns. Not all clay bricks will make the patio pattern you may want. Clay brick comes in two sizes modular and standard 4”x8”. A standard clay brick paver can be layed in a running bond or soldier bond pattern. If you want your patio to be layed in running bond, herringbone 90 deg , herringbone 45 deg. , basket wave and a simple soldier bond pattern then you will have to chose a modular brick paver. In addition you have a choice on the type of finish the mortar joint has, we can finish your brick patio with a concave of grapevine joint.
Where We Build Brick Patios In Northern Virginia And Washington DC
Phoenix builds all types of brick patios in Northern VA, and Washington DC including If you live in the Fairfax County, Arlington County, Loudoun county, Prince William County , Washington DC, or Alexandria city area, then we are the contractor that can get your brick patio over the finsh line. We have brick built patios in Annandale, Ashburn, , Aldie, Burke, Broadlands, Brambleton , Bristow, Dulles, Newington , Countryside, Centerville, Chantilly, Haymarket, Herndon, Gainesville, Reston, Mount Vernon, Mclean, Lorton, Lansdowne, Middleburg, Leesburg, Purcellville, Potomac Falls, Herndon, , Tysons Corner, Woodbridge, Lake Ridge, Manassas, Manassas Park, Dale City, Springfield, Sterling, Sterling Park, South Riding, Stone Ridge VA, Clifton, Fairfax, Reston, North Reston, Falls Church, Oakton, Fairfax City, Fairfax Station, Vienna, Oak Hill, Triangle, and Great Falls and Dulles VA. Stone Ridge, Lake Manassas , Manassas 20109, Middleburg 20118, Middleburg 20119 Catlett 20120 Centreville 20120 Sully Station 20121 Centreville 20122 Centreville 20124,Clifton 20128, Paeonian Springs 20130, Hillsboro 20132 Purcellville 20134 Hillsboro 20134 Purcellville 20136 Bristow 20137 Broad Run, 20138 Casanova 20140, Catharpin 20144 Ashburn 20147 Ashburn 20148 Arcola 20148 Ashburn 20148, Broadlands 20149 Ashburn 20151 Chantilly 20151 Fairfax 20152 Chantilly 20152 Fairfax 20152 South Riding 20153 Chantilly 20153 Fairfax 20155 20156 Gainesville 20158 Hamilton 20159 Hamilton 20160 Purcellville 20163 Dulles ,Potomac Falls 20165 Sterling 20166 Haymarket 20170 Herndon 20171 Herndon 20171 Oak Hill 20172 Herndon 20175 Leesburg 20176 Lansdowne 20176 Leesburg 20176 Lucketts 20177 Leesburg 20178 Leesburg 20180, Alexandria 20598 Arlington, District of Columbia includes neighborhoods such as Northwest DC, Northeast DC, Southeast DC, Southwest, Adams Morgan, Columbia Heights, Mount Pleasant, Downtown, Dupont Circle, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Logan Circle, West End, Cathedral Heights, Cleveland Park, Foxhall, Friendship Heights, Glover Park, Massachusetts Heights, Spring Valley, and Capitol Hill.