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New construction pictures.

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by Sunscaper, Dec 1, 2007.

  1. Sunscaper

    Sunscaper LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 305

    Here's some of a project we just finished. We did the culvert pipe, grading, pavers, sod, and landscaping. Enjoy.

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  2. Sunscaper

    Sunscaper LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 305

  3. AWJ Services

    AWJ Services LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Ga
    Messages: 4,281

    Looks really nice.

    Is that St Augustine?
     
  4. Fordsuvparts

    Fordsuvparts LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 517

    Nice looking work.
     
  5. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,137

    That is a beautiful drive way, concrete or paver stones?
     
  6. MJS

    MJS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,316

    Very sharp! Too bad the street has no real curb or edge.
     
  7. srl28

    srl28 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,177

    Looks great. But just out of curiosity and not being familiar with the soils you have down there is that a stable enough base for that driveway? especially being that its on a hill with a drainage ditch adjacent to it. Wouldnt that sink or settle more in the rains and hurricanes? Im just curious. Looks great tho
     
  8. GradeMan

    GradeMan LawnSite Member
    from canada
    Messages: 214

    Wondering about the settlin also? Wouldn't get away with that here {FROST}
     
  9. Gravel Rat

    Gravel Rat LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,544

    Paver stones are going to move anyways there is no way around the settling issue. As for the weight load its probably never going to see a heavy vehical on it. I hate to see a loaded tandem axle truck back in turning while backing in. You would see those pavers shift around.

    It looks like the soil has a strong clay base in it and in my mind if it hasn't been disturbed too much it should be hard enough. The job looks good paving stones make a nice driveway that doesn't see heavy traffic.

    The yard is missing something its like it needs a tree or a fence or a stone type wall in the front yard.
     
  10. PerfectEarth

    PerfectEarth LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,734

    Driveway looks great! Landscaping.....yikes....!
     

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