Build a Wall

Building small garden walls are well within the range of doable DIY projects that can be completed by the homeowner. Retaining walls on the other hand require engineering and special consideration of site conditions and surcharges, which may be out of the scope of what most homeowners can handle on their own. We firmly

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Lay a Patio

We get a lot of customers who are looking to save money by installing either a natural stone or a paving stone patio or walkway themselves. We don’t mince words when we help these customers - laying a patio is a lengthy and labour-intensive undertaking. However, if you are up to the task, you

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What are the patterns that I can use for my patio?

Not only does the colour, size, and texture of your pavers change the overall look you are hoping to achieve with your outdoor space, the pattern in which you lay the stones down should be considered carefully. While there are a few standard patterns that can be used by some pavers, a lot of

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Do I need to seal and protect my paving stones?

Properly installed pavers will last for a significant time. While sealing is not necessary, some people prefer the appearance of sealed stones, and the peace of mind that the sealing can provide. Sealing your paving stones provides three great outcomes: It protects the colour in the pavers from fading from sunlight Enhances the colour

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