Tag Archive: brick

Aug 07

Brick and Stone Pathways and Patios DIY

Should you decide to install a brick or stone patio/pathway yourself, this article will discuss some simple methods of installation that are easy on you hands, and budget! Basic materials you will need: 1)      Adequate stone or brick to cover the desired area, plus 5% more for extra measure. 2)      Bedding material (sand, crushed stone) …

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Aug 06

Brick and Stone Pathways and Patios choose the right material

A beautiful, enduring enhancement to your backyard or entryway landscape is the use of brick or stone. Patios and pathways made from brick and stone are an architectural asset, and will beautify, while adding value to your property. When selecting materials, and the method of installation there are a few considerations.  In this article (part …

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Apr 06

Concrete Improvements!

Have you ever considered your home’s driveway as an upgradable  asset?  Well, you might be surprised, but with a small investment, you can take a simple concrete surface and beautify it with a variety of equitable enhancements. One of the easiest modifications available to you today is the installation of stone, or brick ribbons along …

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Apr 04

Outdoor Living!

With warmer weather on the way, the outdoor patio beckons as thoughts of lazy weekends, family time, and barbecue season fast approaches! Backyard barbecues have come a long way over the years, from the standard outdoor kettle design to stainless steel grills and smokers.  Outdoor systems now include side sinks, preparation area, beverage coolers, and …

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