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Required Tools for this Project

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

    • Line level
    • Level
    • Dust mask
    • Wheelbarrow
    • Safety glasses
    • Spade

You'll also need a diamond blade cutoff saw, plate compactor, hand tamper and a Mason’s hammer.

Required Materials for this Project

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

    • Landscape fabric
    • Gravel
    • Sand
    • Stair blocks
    • Wall blocks
    • Retaining wall block
    • Retaining wall block
    • Corner blocks
    • Cap blocks
    • Pavers
    • Polyurethane adhesive

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