Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Angle grinder
Brick hammer, Brick chisel, Steel trowel, Dolly, Plate compactor, Hand tamper
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Brick pavers
- Flat fieldstone
- Compactable gravel ("3/4 in.-minus") 6 in. deep
- Coarse washed sand—about one-fourth as much as gravel
- Paver edging
- 3/8-in. x 10-in. spikes—figure one per foot of edging
- Stabilization fabric
- Two 10-ft. and one 5-ft. x 1-in. (outside diameter) steel pipes