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Prepping your lawn for Entertainment

    Are you ready to host your friends and family for a summer get-together in your backyard? Getting your lawn ready for summer entertaining can be a daunting task. But with the right techniques and quality materials, you can easily create a beautiful, lush lawn that your friends and family will love to relax on. Whether you’re re-seedin [...]

December 22nd, 2022|

Which Crushed rock to use underneath pathways or concrete?

Before laying pavers or pathways, it is important to prepare the ground with a firm base of crushed rock gravel. Without a firm sub base, your pathway or installation of Synthetic turf or pavers could  become unstable and uneven. The types of crushed rock gravel used to make a firm sub base are B Grade, Recycled concrete, Pavement base and Road Bas [...]

May 28th, 2022|

Choosing the best soil to reduce water usage in your garden

Reduce water usage in your garden by using the right soil Different soils vary greatly in both nutritional properties and water holding capacity. Depending on the type of garden plants and their nutritional needs determines the type of soil needed so they can thrive. Soils vary from the thick clay, mountains soil, soil with a lot of organic matter, [...]

April 30th, 2022|

How to lay pavers using crushed stone dust instead of sand

Good preparation of a site is important before laying pavers and there are a few options to go with. A firm base of crushed rock with a layer of crusher dust or stone dust. Blue Stone Dust or Gold Dust are a great alternative to concrete sand for laying pavers. To lay pavers, dig out your area, make a firm base, top with crushed dust or sand, use a [...]

May 11th, 2021|