Walks and Patios
Walks and patios are some of the easiest-to-build home projects. They not only create a pleasurable outdoor space, but also add to the value of your home. The work, however, is fairly strenuous and the construction is permanent, so it's important to thoroughly plan the project before you begin. You don't want to tear up a brick patio just because it isn't sited properly.
A walk or a patio are basically one in the same with the design of either one determining if you call it a walk or patio. There are many materials to choose from, Stamped concrete, brushed concrete, brick, manufactured stones, cobblestones, bluestone, stamped concrete. Installation can vary depending on the materials, installation and location. Before you begin and as you work there are many basic concepts, tools and techniques that will help you along the way.