how to build a floor patio on your own

Determine the finished patio height. It should be slightly above the surrounding ground so that rainwater won't stand on the surface. Take into consideration the thickness of your paving stone and make sure to leave an extra 6" for your sand and gravel foundation. The secret to a long-lasting patio lies in a good base for the pavers. 【Get Price】

How To Design And Build Your Own Patio If you are planning on laying a new patio or replacing an existing one it can be an enjoyable project to design. Patios offer lots of design choices from the size and shape of the seating area to the pattern made by the paving slabs to the materials used. 【Get Price】

How to Build a Paver Patio Overview. Building a brick and stone patio like ours doesn’t take special skills. The casual free-form design allows you to relax and be creative rather than worrying about precise cutting and fitting. It’s a big project but we’ll tell you how to build a patio. In a nutshell: Plan the size. 【Get Price】

Build Your Own Patio With Natural Stone. Build a natural stone patio that will last for ages and look great the whole time. By Steve Willson. Apr 28 2006 A traditional flagstone patio can be a ... 【Get Price】

To build your own DIY patio you'll need gravel sand and your choice of patio material. Bricks pavers or flagstones all create sturdy and attractive stone patio designs. For your first DIY patio project save yourself some work and choose a pattern that doesn't require cutting the patio material. 【Get Price】