Planning a Backyard Path: Gravel Paths

Attractive, inexpensive and easy to build

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Circular saw
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Safety glasses
  • Spade

You'll also need a dolly broom, leather gloves, stone chisels, mason's hammer, sod cutter and a plate compactor.

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Gravel
  • Sand