Affordable Garden Path Ideas

Paths you can build in a weekend without breaking the bank or your back

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Bucket
  • Garden rake
  • Drywall saw
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Spade

You'll also need a garden trowel and gloves, a dolly for heavy flagstones, and a tamper.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Mulch
  • Gravel
  • Edging (plastic, metal, brick, concrete, wood)
  • Flagstone
  • Ground cover plants