How To

Aggregate Binder

Many DIYers think that polymeric sand is the only option available to use with many hardscape projects. However, there are issues which arise from the use of this sand. Finding alternatives to polymeric sand can help you to change the look of your pathway. Polymeric sand leaves behind residue that causes a white haze on… Read More

landscaping permeable materials

Change the look of a pathway application or a front yard with landscape materials.  If you are looking for a solution to upgrade the look of the outdoors, then you will need the right mixture.  Understanding what materials to get to begin the hardscaping process helps you to make the most of your upgraded pathway… Read More

How to apply jointing sand to pavers

Let your pathway take a new turn with the right application.  If you are looking at a DIY project for the outdoors, then new pavers will create the right look.  The last step to this project is to apply sand for pavers.  There are specific applications that help your pathway to stay together and last… Read More

The fast solution to paving stone materials is to keep it together with polymeric sand.  However, there are often issues which relate to the use of this formula.  Understanding how polymeric sand vs. regular sand for pavers can alter the life line of your pathway helps you to make the smartest decision for your hardscape… Read More

The traditional method to apply paving sand is to use polymeric chemicals. However, this simple and tried solution often leads to issues and higher maintenance for your landscape pathway. Understanding the polymeric sand problems that occur can lead you to better decisions when beginning your DIY pathway. Polymeric Sand Problems Issue #1: Polyhaze Polymeric sand… Read More

In the beginning of a new landscaping job, your pathway or driveway may look perfect.  The materials may lay out nicely and everything seems fresh with your yard.  As the season’s change, your perspective may change.  Water causes deterioration of sand between the paving stones while causing loss of the initial beauty of your home… Read More

As the summer builds, weeds start to form in the paving stones of your pathway.  Many fall to the tedious solution that pulling the weeds or spraying will deter new weeds from growing.  However, this often leads to more weeds beginning to peak between the paving stones within a week.  If you want to stop… Read More

Landscaping on a budget

When the season begins to show it´s true colors, so does your landscaping. If you noticed that some TLC is needed for your outdoor area but need to watch the budget, there are some easy solutions.  Landscaping on a budget ensures that you can affordably upgrade your curb appeal. Follow these simple tips to keep your… Read More

Flagstone Pathway

Flagstone pathways are landscaping classic! If you want to boost your creativity in your yard, then a flagstone pathway can help you to change add style to any outdoor area. With a flagstone pathway, you can create a strong look while getting a low-maintenance pathway that will last years. Most look at paving stone installation… Read More

pathway material

Create a framework to accent your property. If you want to add style to your home, a pathway will provide you with the perfect touch. A well-placed pathway will protect your lawn and plantings from damage due to foot traffic. You can change the aesthetic of your yard with your choice of pathway material. The following… Read More