Flagstone Patio Installation Tips 2016

The first thing you need to know about when building a flagstone patio is the materials which you are going to be using. When cutting flagstone, you’ll be faced with a handful of challenges. When laying flagstone for a patio or walkway, there are specific steps which you want to take as a way to … Read more

How to Install a Flagstone Paver Patio

The first thing you must understand about when developing a flagstone patio is the stuff that you will be using. When cutting flagstone, you’ll be confronted with a small number of challenges. You will find special measures which you wish to take as a method to finish the project when setting flagstone to get a … Read more

How to Prevent Your Basement From Flooding

  It is unhealthy and unsafe to live in a house where the basement floods on regular or annual bases. If you have a flooding problem you need to address it immediately, the safety of your family is at stake. Where there is moisture there is mold and mildew there are health risks that can … Read more

New life for old concrete.

These California designers reused discarded concrete for handsome paths, patios, and garden steps Concrete, in its plain, gray form, lacks the quiet beauty of San Francisco San Francisco (săn frănsĭs`kō), city (1990 pop. 723,959), coextensive with San Francisco co., W Calif., on the tip of a peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, which … Read more

The Beauty & Benefits of Using Natural Flagstone

The uses of flagstone are so varied and mind boggling that there ought to be a song composed about it. Flagstone is little by little becoming as popular as sliced bread, as they say. Its application runs along the whole perimeter of your homestead, whether you realize it or not. From the very front entrance … Read more

How to Care for a Flagstone Patio

Adding a flagstone patio to your home will provide your household with a whole new living area and come in very handy when you want to entertain your friends or family. This type of backyard accent will boost the value of your home and at the same time provide an area for you and your … Read more

Sealing Your Patio Pavers – 11 Keys to Successfully Sealing Your Patio

When my neighbor first decided to install a paver-block patio behind his home, he chose paver stones for several good reasons. He thought they would last longer than other materials like wood, or poured concrete, he thought they had a really “rich” elegant look to them and most of all, he thought that they would be maintenance free. Well, he almost had it right. They do look great and they’re incredibly durable, but it wasn’t long before he learned that they aren’t completely maintenance free.

After several seasons of rain, snow and sun, the patio just didn’t look as good as it first did when he had it installed. The sun was beginning to fade the color in some areas, the sand between the stones had been washed away by the rains and weeds had started growing in the gaps between the pavers. He even began to see ant colonies beginning to form using his precious paver sand as their new home.

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Wall Tile That Will Make You Feel Awesome

I don’t know about you, but I thought that I have been there, done that and got the t-shirt when it comes to wall tile. I never imagined that I would ever experience the awesome feeling of seeing something new and breathtaking in the world of wall tile. Was I living in a cave wearing … Read more