Matthews Construction and Design has been crafting picture-perfect patios for homeowners in Washington, D.C. and Montgomery County, Maryland for over 48 years. With the region’s warm springs and cool falls, many homeowners spend almost as much time outside of our homes are we do inside. We want to make that space worthy of your time. Adding a custom-designed patio to your outdoor living area will increase value to your home and provide a place to make memories.
It doesn’t matter how simple of a space you have in mind, we will give you many options to choose from that warrants optimum customization. Owner Brian Matthews will work directly with you to create a unique design, and constantly keep you informed. We have an intense attention to detail in everything we do. We make your patio the best living space for you and your family by offering features such as:
- Built-in seating
- Fireplaces or fire pits
- Fountains and water features
- Electrical and entertainment wiring
- Permanent or retractable roofing
- Screens or glass enclosures
- Gates and railings
Whether you and your family plan to use the space for socializing or dining, cooking, or just simply relaxing, the style of your patio will differ accordingly. Some of the more popular styles include outdoor dining patios, living room patios, bistro patios, and sundeck patios. Each serve different purposes but, if space permits, you can incorporate a combination of multiple styles into your dream patio.
Outdoor Dining Patio
For some, eating al fresco is a priority because not much can compare to sitting around friends and family and truly enjoying a meal. For an outdoor patio, fitting a table within the space is a concern. Usually a standard outdoor dining patio is at least 12 feet by 12 feet and should be located near a door to your house to make carrying food less of a hassle.
Living Room Patio
These are popular because as an extension of your living room with all of its luxuries, but outdoors. Comfortable seats, a fire pit or fireplace, and a shade apparatus are common features in this style of patio.
If you have a small garden and want a space to watch the seasons change or want an outside nook to enjoy breakfast, a bistro patio is your style. They’re usually 6 feet by 6 feet and are cozy when outfitted with a table and a couple chairs.
Perfect for enjoying a summer day, sundeck patios are usually situated surrounding a pool or on a vista point and provide you and your family a place to relax and soak up the sun.
We use a diverse range of hardscape materials to bring your new space to life. We offer a diverse range of materials including, but not limited to:
- Colored concrete
- Concrete paver stones
- Stamped concrete
- Natural Stone
- Veneer Stone
We’ve designed patios for satisfied customers in Washington, D.C, Kensington, Gaithersburg, and throughout Montgomery County. Contact us to discuss your patio ideas.