American Design & Contracting

Giving each customer superior service and ensuring that he or she is satisfied with our job leads to referrals - and getting referrals has been the key to the superior growth and expansion of American Design & Contracting, LLC.

When we tell people that we are simply the best - we use the best system, the best products, the best crews, and we are among the leaders in our industry, they believe us, because it's the truth!

The staff at American Design & Contracting have been designing and installing patios, retaining walls, and walkways. We also specialize in decorative, textured and stamped concrete. It is not just a job...... it is a passion. And our commitment to quality and dedication to our customers shows throughout the property transformation. Each project requires an artistic touch and the latest in installation tools and technology.

We will help you choose the best color, style and pattern to complement your home and transform your outdoor living space. All while taking into account the treatment your property needs, including landscaping, drainage, and grading.

We pride our self on quality craftsmanship. From design to finished product, we are driven by customer satisfaction.

Visit our outdoor display at 127 V.F.W. Dr Albany NY 12205

For your convienence our outdoor display is open 7 days a week sunrise to sunset. Feel free to walkthrough and select a design that we can use to beautify your home.

Please park in the paved parking lot and take your time browsing. We are normally out on the field working, if you need any assistance please call ahead of time for an appointment.

We serve the Capital District

Albany • Guilderland • Rotterdam • East Greenbush • Rensselear • Delmar • Clifton Park • Latham • Troy • Saratoga • Bethlehem • Voorheesville • Colonie Loudonville • Altamont • Halfmoon • Rexford • Niskayuna • Scotia / Glenville • Glenmont • North Greenbush • West Sand Lake • Ballston Lake • Ballston Spa

Patios & Outdoor Living

Turn your backyard into an outdoor living space, a place to entertain your friends or a place for you to relax with your family. We will work with you to design a plan that will fit all your needs and dreams. Whether its a firepit, grilling area or outdoor kitchen area, let us work with you and create a special place for you to call "home".


You can be the envy of your neighbors and friends by enhancing the beauty of the front of your home. Whether you are using brick pavers or concrete, we will help you design and select the materials and colors that will compliment the style of your home.

Stamped - Decorative & Textured Concrete

We offer a full variety of designs, patterns and colors for stamped concrete. Our stamped concrete specialist crew has over 18 year experience in working with stamped concrete.

Click here to view our 2014 Stamped Concrete Brochure to see patterns, colors and more.

Retaining Walls

We specialize in installing a full range of retaining wall systems. From small homeowner planter walls to elaborate retaining walls, to large commercial engineered architectural walls. No job or project is too big or small. We understand when building a retaining wall you need to have, and look for, quality, durability and value with a unique custom look.

Staircases & Steps

Whether stepping onto a new patio or creating a slope design along the side of your home, safety is paramount to us and we feel it should not be a project left to a rookie. That is why we are professionals in our field. Give us a call to speak with our professionals on why brick steps are the best option for any project.

Firepits & Grills

There are only a few things that can be considered as relaxing as a warm fire on a cool evening! Sit in the comfort of your own outdoor living space and share some smores toasted over your own special firepit with your family and create memories that will last a lifetime.


We are a full service commercial masonry company offering all phases of concrete work from foundations, curbing, and flatwork to elegant pavers and large retaining walls. We lead our industry locally in completing some of the largest retaining walls in the United States.

Snow Removal

We are a full service commercial snow and ice management operation. Offering over 25 years of experience in servicing many of the areas top malls and properties, we pride ourselves in customer service and creating safe environments for all concerned.