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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
    • Concrete edger
    • Tape measure
    • Circular saw
    • Screw gun
    • Bull float
    • Drill/driver, cordless
    • Garden hose
    • Knee pads
    • Wheelbarrow
    • Stiff-bristle pushbroom
    • Pry bar
    • Power washer
    • Safety glasses
    • Sawhorses
    • Speed square
    • Shovel
    • Paintbrush
    • Trowel
    • Table saw

Required Materials for this Project

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

    • 1/2-in. plywood strips
    • 1x2 furring strips
    • 2x4 leveling board
    • Concrete nails
    • Type 1 Portland cement
    • Wooden stakes

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