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How to Build Patios and Walkways

Building a patio or walk with natural flagstone is an easy way to add to your home’s usefulness, appearance and resale value. The satisfaction of doing the job yourself is extremely rewarding and it is economical as well.

How to Build Stone Covered Steps

Find out how to build beautiful stone covered steps in this illustrated article.

Caring for Your Stone Installation

The natural stone your have purchased for your home or office is an investment that will give you many years of beautiful services. Stone is a natural product and simple care and maintenance will keep it looking beautiful. Here are some recommendations for routine care and cleaning.

Efflorescence: Causes and Removal

The problem of efflorescence, or the deposit of water-soluble salts on the surfaces of masonry, stucco or concrete, is an old one, and one that has been studied and reported on as early as 1877. Find out what you can do about it.

10 Basic Rules for Building Dry Stacked Walls

Simple and beautiful, dry-stacked walls can add another dimension to your landscape. Find out the basics here.