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How to Fix Up an Entrance (page 1 of 4)

Concrete stairs and walkways can chip and wear away over time. Learn how to repair concrete steps then reface them with new stone. Then see how to lay a new paver walkway.

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Materials

  • string
  • landscape spikes
  • marking paint
  • screed board
  • pipes
  • type "S" mortar
  • masonry sand
  • water
  • bricks
  • stone veneers
  • bluestone treads
  • flashing
  • nails
  • crushed gravel
  • concrete sand
  • brick pavers
  • snap edging
  • 12" landscape spikes

Tools

  • chipping hammer
  • stone hammer
  • chisel
  • diamond blade grinder
  • tape measure
  • string level
  • 4' level
  • wheelbarrow
  • 5-gallon bucket
  • shovel
  • hoe
  • trowel
  • square
  • rubber mallet
  • jointer
  • paintbrush
  • compactor
  • broom
  • iron rakes

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