paver walkway

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by bobcatnj, Apr 11, 2004.

  1. bobcatnj

    bobcatnj LawnSite Senior Member
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    im starting a paver walkway 25 X 4 from the house to the driveway. the yard has a slight slope but not 2 bad.would i start from the house, the driveway, or the middle?do u guys have any ideas??? can u guys give me example on how to start?? thanks
     
  2. CNYScapes

    CNYScapes LawnSite Senior Member
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    Personally, I always start from the house and work toward the driveway, that leaves the only cuts at the driveway if you are doing a running bond pattern. If you are doing a complex pattern than I dont think it matters as long as both ends end up at the right height.
     
  3. landscapingpoolguy

    landscapingpoolguy LawnSite Senior Member
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    Start at the house....and work your way down grade to the driveway....this way you will be sure that the water runs away from the house.

    Chuck
     
  4. meets1

    meets1 LawnSite Gold Member
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    I agree, alwasy work from the house. You need a good flow line, as well as cuts are away from house, to the most part, and your downward slope to your grade to the driveway.
     

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