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26 How-Tos From Rock Solid

  1. 21. How to Build a Dry-Stack Stone Retaining Wall

    A dry-stack stone retaining wall not only holds back the earth, it adds beauty to a landscape.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1000 to $2500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 22. Fireplace Makeover: Measuring and Choosing Stone

    Use these step-by-step instructions to measure a fireplace and choose stone for this refacing project.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1000 to $2500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 23. Fireplace Makeover: Demolition and Veneer Preparation

    Before refacing the fireplace can begin, the existing hearth must be removed. Also, the fireplace must have a rough, porous surface for...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 to $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 24. How to Complete the Form and Pour Concrete for a Vanity Top

    DIY pros show how to complete building a form and pour concrete for a customized vanity top.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  5. 25. How to Design and Build a Form for a Concrete Vanity Top

    Easily customized to your decor, concrete adds elegance to any bathroom.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1000 to $2500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  6. 26. How to De-Form, Polish and Install a Customized Concrete Vanity Top

    DIY pros show how to finish a concrete countertop for a bathroom vanity, including de-forming, polishing and installation.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  7. 27. How to Stamp a Concrete Porch Floor

    Rock Solid hosts Derek Stearns and Dean Marsico show how to use overlay and a pattern stamp to rework a cracked and peeling concrete po...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 to $1000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  8. 28. How to Make a Rock Garden

    With some careful planting and specific stone choices, you can transform a garden headache into a little pocket of Zen.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $5000 to $10000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  9. 29. How to Lay a Circular Paver Patio

    Special concrete paver packs make laying an attractive circular patio a breeze.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 to $1000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
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About This Show

Derek Stearns and Dean Marsico are stonemasons and real-life cousins. Together they host DIY Network's Rock Solid, a series dedicated to showing you how to increase the value of your home by starting in the yard. They'll show you how to create sturdy stone-top tables, sensational outdoor showers, fabulous fire pits and perfect rock gardens. If you've got aspirations to tackle a masonry project, Rock Solid will rock your world.

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