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new project

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by copeblk, Jun 16, 2006.

  1. copeblk

    copeblk LawnSite Member
    Posts: 85

    new job we started on tuesday. this is step one, paito, pergolia, and plantings. step 2 is a retaing wall on the lake but we have to wait till permits go through in july 6th.(stupid lake association and town laws) will pst more as they happen.

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  2. copeblk

    copeblk LawnSite Member
    Posts: 85

    here are a few recent picts.

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  3. copeblk

    copeblk LawnSite Member
    Posts: 85

    almost done now need to grade lawn and install sod but not till next week ( 4th of july weekend) thanks for looking.

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  4. hoskm01

    hoskm01 LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,690

    Lookin good. What kind of plate compactor is that? How do you like it?
     
  5. copeblk

    copeblk LawnSite Member
    Posts: 85

    the tamper is a stone, we've had it a little over a year now and so far so good. only thing i don't like about it is that it is kind of loud, but hey it works. thanks for looking
     
  6. neversatisfiedj

    neversatisfiedj LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,028

    Are they Versa-lok steps ? Did you use the pedistal method ?
     
  7. jazak

    jazak LawnSite Senior Member
    from NJ
    Posts: 843

    Looks nice. Put some pics up of the finished products. :)

    Towns can become PITAs really quick.
     
  8. Drafto

    Drafto LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 442

    Are the pavers set in sand, stone dust, or are they just on ethe modifed? The design looks great!

    Dan
     
  9. XXL Hardscaper

    XXL Hardscaper LawnSite Member
    Posts: 37

    Soldier course looks awful gappy, should have been cuts made.:confused:
     
  10. mrusk

    mrusk LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,260

    Cut that damn soilder course!!! I never leave a gap bigger than a 1/4in. And on a convex curve i try to leave no gaps at all.
     

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