DIY Driveway Pavers

Driveway, Brick, Pattern, Sidewalk

A perfectly manicured Driveway Pavers, right after the entrance of your home, has the power of converting your house into a mansion. It’s been observed numerous times, how this can alter the overall looks and the beauty of your dwelling.

Earlier, you always wanted a professional to create this elegant arrangement. Nevertheless, in case the total area to be paved is not more than 500 square feet, it is possible to yourself initiate the building process. Just that you want some sort of practicality to your strategy, little bit of mathematics, few weekend hours and of-course a set of tools. Your driveway is ready!

The first step in the building of Driveway Pavers is to make a correct planning. Create a diagram of the area which needs to be converted into a driveway. You should carefully note down the present building, or any structure which needs to be altered.

Second step includes arranging the correct materials such as construction tools and the stone/granite which will be eventually used in the paving.

Excavation is the third step. For the vehicles to maneuver comfortably, you want to excavate near 9′ to 12′ of land. Once excavated, you may use a leveler to level the land.

A single layer of sand is always recommended just above the excavated soil and below the pavers.

The next step involves organizing the driveway pavers: mostly stones or granites. You should cut these so, in accordance with the need and arrange them in accordance with the plan. The pavers must be either diagonally or in the diamond pattern organized on the sand bed. If required, the stone also should be trimmed using the stone cutter. Wearing of these safety glasses is always Advised

That’s it. The paved driveway is prepared. Let the sand and the paved stones for few days to be correctly set in.