Do-It-Yourself

Preparing For A Home Delivery

Follow these do's and don'ts when ordering aggregates and ready mix concrete to achieve the best results for your project.
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Anchorâ„¢ Straight Gravity Retaining Wall

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Begin your project by staking out the border of the wall you are going to build. Using a shovel or a skid loader, dig a trench along this line. If you are going to use one, two or three courses of
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Dry-stack Stone Wall

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Enhance your home with a garden wall to create a stylish backdrop for flowers and shrubs. One of the most popular do-it-yourself projects, the garden (or retaining) wall contributes beauty, texture
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Using Stone In New Ways

Think outside the box when planning your do-it-yourself projects with stone. Instead of using traditional flagstone for a mortared patio or walkway, consider thin stone (two or three inches thick and
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Beautifying Your Driveway

Your driveway is one of the first things others notice about your home. Create a feeling of invitation and warmth by giving your driveway a shot of character in surprisingly simple ways. A basic
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Enhancing Your Stone Walkway

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Aromatic, low-growing plants like creeping thyme and chamomile can soften the edges of cut or natural stone and emphasize the pattern of your walkway. Seeds can be sown directly into joints between
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