TIPS AND TRICKS
Ottawa Brick and Stones has a large amount of material, but also offers real expertise for all aspects of installation practices, as well as siding and landscaping products.
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To prolong the life of your patio, it is important to prepare the ground and ensure a solid foundation. First, dig at least 12 inches into the ground, then level again with a mixture of rock and 0-¾ rock dust. Compress. There you have it! Simple as that.
See : Landscaping
When you dig the bed that will host your pavement, plan a further 8 inches to house a crushed stone border at the edge of your blocks that will be used to keep them in place. So for 12-inches of concrete, allow a space of 20 inches.See : Landscaping