Hardscape Services

Nothing is more inviting than a beautiful paver walkway installed by Elegant Estates leading to your front door. We employ installers certified by ICPI and NCMA whose craftsmanship is unparalleled. As a Belgard Authorized Contractor, Techo-Pro Contractor, and certified Techniseal applicator, you can be assured that your project will be installed thoroughly with the utmost attention to detail. Our highly skilled designers will assess your site and propose a hardscape that is both attractive and affordable. Our level of accreditation is achieved by less than 1% of all landscape contractors in North America and we're highly experienced with which products and construction techniques work best for Ithaca, Lansing, Cortland NY and surrounding areas.

We specialize in residential hardscapes such as paving stone walkways, driveways and patios, as well as reinforced, gravity and engineered retaining walls. We also install specialty items such as outdoor kitchens, fire pits, sitting walls, fireplaces, steps and culvert walls. Every paver and segmental retaining wall project comes complete with a 5 year installation warranty and a lifetime product warranty.

Make sure you visit our outdoor stone display and see how hassle free we can make your next stone project!

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Paver Patios, Sidewalks & Steps

More and more homeowners are starting to recognize Elegant Estates Paving projects because of their craftsmanship, durability and style. With experienced ICPI installers on staff, you can be sure that your investment will last a lifetime. Elegant Estates paver driveway, patio and walkway customers enjoy a lower cost of ownership over pavers installed by our competitors. Call today to ask how you can enjoy the benefits of a properly installed paver surface!

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Custom Stone and Veneer Work

Elegant Estates can create any custom stone work you desire using a combination of various materials. We have access to hundreds of different styles of veneer in both natural and cultured composition. We can cut, grind, polish, & face the stone material to give your project a truly unique look. Addition of fire & water elements to these stone projects are becoming very popular.”

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Fire Pits, Fireplaces, Outdoor Kitchens and Specialty Features

Elegant Estates installs other specialty features such as recreational fire pits, fireplaces, sitting walls and outdoor kitchens. These items are a great addition to any paver project and can add substantial value to your home. Please ask our designers about what feature may be appropriate for your project.

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Paver Driveways

Elegant Estates designs and installs beautiful paver driveways and parking areas. Our experienced ICPI certified installers know how to properly layout and install these areas so they last a lifetime. Compaction of our base is always critical when installing a lifetime system. All of our driveway bases are tested for compaction by an independant company to verify that all of our requirements are met. Investing in a paver driveway will allow you to enjoy a more attractive surface with a lower cost of ownership over other alternative surfaces such as asphalt or poured concrete.

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Retaining Walls

Elegant Estates specializes in installing residential gravity, reinforced, and engineered retaining walls. By employing NCMA certified retaining wall installers, we can assure our clients projects that will not fail. Elegant Estates customers appreciate our acute attention to detail where functionality, aesthetics, durability and integration into other hardscape elements are concerned. Call today to speak with one of our specialists.


Please Contact Us to begin making your hardscaping vision come to life or stop in if you have any questions we can answer for you! Our technicians are always glad to answer any questions and our facility is easily accessible from Ithaca, Lansing, Cortland and surrounding areas. View map and get driving directions.