Local Construction Services usually fall into two broad categories: hardscapes and softscapes.

Within the area, materials such as wood fences, stones, pavers, and sometimes, plastics, are called hardscapes; The hardscape services include stone structures such as outdoor kitchens, barbecues, fireplaces, retaining walls, fire pits, and stone patios as well as wooden arbors, cakes, and fencing. Water features such as springs, lakes, dry river beds, and waterfalls are also considered hardscapes.

Softscapes often refer to services and inputs that include plants and other living things: annuals, perennials, shrubs, grasses, trees, and soil. Softscape’s services include landscape design, landscaping, bed decoration, and tree installation, and landscaping.