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Do It Yourself Paving Project Checklist

Posted on May 29th, 2015 by John Foegley

The following is provided for informational purposes only. Each project is unique and will have considerations and processes which are not included in the checklist. Design Considerations Size and dimensions needed for particular purpose of paved area Required setback from property lines Covenant limitations for condo or homeowner associations Color, texture, patterns Access for transportation […]

DIY Retaining Wall Tips

Posted on May 15th, 2015 by John Foegley

Be sure to review manufacturers instructions and specifications for your retaining wall. If building a block retaining wall, height must be less than the limit set by the manufacturer Your block retaining wall must be built on a COMPACTED BASE. See specification for details Most retaining walls require that one or more courses be buried […]