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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.

    • Hammer
    • Tape measure
    • Level
    • Wheelbarrow
    • Spade
    • Utility knife

You'll also need a hacksaw for a metal border, and safety goggles and a cold chisel for stone.

Required Materials for this Project

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)
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