Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Tape measure
- Utility knife
You'll also need a hacksaw for a metal border, and safety goggles and a cold chisel for stone.
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Border material
- Landscape fabric (for pavers and raised-beds)
- Top soil (for raised-beds)
- Gravel (for raised-beds)
- Sand (for pavers)