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Building a Stone Walkway

Learn how to lay a flagstone pathway around your home.

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Photo 5 of 10You'll need to dig out the soil beneath the path to place the stones, as shown in the diagram. You can place thick flagstone directly in the ground. Thinner flagstone will need to sit on three inches of gravel. The cobblestone border will need to rest on an inch of mortar.

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