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I'm getting near the end of the patio were I need to install
Hey Rick, I'm getting near the end of the patio were I need to install the edging for my pavers. I could end the pavers where I have ended the pavers that are installed the farthest in the photo but t… read more
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Trying to start my pavers. In a previous post you said to
Hey Rick. Trying to start my pavers. In a previous post you said to start in square 1 by the house. I have a concrete sill that sticks out. If i put my pavers flush with the sill it's not flush with t… read more
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After thinking about the paver sand base install, since this
Hey Rick, after thinking about the paver sand base install, since this is something I don't have much experience doing I think using the 1” pipes will be the easiest for me. If I do it this way, do I … read more
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I have my retaining wall about finished and it's about time
Hey Rick, I have my retaining wall about finished and it's about time to start on my pavers later this week. My DGA pad needs adjusting. I laid out an 8x8 Grid when for the rock slinger to throw the r… read more
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I've out an 8' by 8' Grid on my patio for elevations. Should
Hey Rick. I've laid out an 8' by 8' Grid on my patio for elevations.Should I tie sting line between each stake?… read more
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I like your brick & mortar idea for the window well, I need
I like your brick & mortar idea for the window well, I need this well raised about 7”. Would you lay the first layer around the outside of the metal?… read more
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I have out my elevations for my patio. I am putting down
I have laid out my elevations for my patio. I am putting down pavers and wall block around the dirt wall. I have my elevations for my pavers, going to have about a 1% or 4-5” drop from upper left corn… read more
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We want to put our steps here. How would you do this? I have
We want to put our steps here. How would you do this? I have dirt I can fill in if needed or would you use blocks? We are Thinking we would like to use the pavers as the step… read more
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Now that I have most of my brick up, I am at the original
Hey Rick, now that I have most of my brick up, I am at the original concrete slab. The fireplace we plan to build needs to set on a slab. There will be about an 8" rise from that slab to the top of th… read more
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Rick
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I found a website for the local concrete and stone company.
Hey Rick, I found a website for the local concrete and stone company. Here is what they offer on their website:http://www.harrodco.com/Stone_Products.htmWhat would you suggest for the wall foundation … read more
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If I have a concrete slab and I have enough room to put 5"
Hey Rick, if I have a concrete slab and I have enough room to put 5" of rock and sand on top, and then pavers, will this work?… read more
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I discussed a similar issue with to you before but when it
Hey Rick, I discussed a similar issue with to you before but when it warms up I think I am going to remove the brick patio and relay it by dry laying. I have to redo the wall in the back. I think I ne… read more
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We are going to cover a a good part of our back patio. The
Hey Rick, we are going to cover a a good part of our back patio. The tree is coming down in the next couple weeks. The brick wall in the corner has to be taken down and rebuilt. In this corner the bri… read more
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I have a wooden shed currently just sitting on some uneven
Hi I have a wooden shed currently just sitting on some uneven concrete. I need to move it to another place in the garden and the ground here is just soil and am wondering what sort of foot if any at a… read more
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my client has a square 12 x 12 patio, Not covered. His purpose
my client has a square 12 x 12 patio, Not covered. His purpose is to change the look of the patio and prevent the rain accumulating, and the dark spot in the middle of the paio caused by standing wate… read more
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I have just installed approximately 3 thick concrete pavers
I have just installed approximately 3" thick concrete pavers over existing 1" thick pavers installed on a thin sand base over a concrete slab. These 3" thick pavers I installed were embedded in mortar… read more
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I am planning a patio in my back yard. I live in South ...
I am planning a patio in my back yard. I live in South Carolina and I used a sod cutter to remove the sod and approximately 3 inches of very hard clay. Most of the sites I have visited insist that I n… read more
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we had a flagstone patio put in and the concrete between the flagstone pieces keeps chipping plus the patio is uneven. I have gone around and around with the installer and I would just as soon not hav… read more
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