Stepping Stone / July 5, 2018 / Christine
Stepping stones come in different sizes and materials. They are often made of concrete natural stone resin and/or polyresin. Some garden stones come versatile with a hook to hang as a plaque. You may choose to do this when choosing decorative stepping stones. For example some decorative stepping stones come with a beautifully painted picture of hummingbirds or butterflies on them. When using these decorative stepping stones for your backyard you may want to consider using them for decorative purposes only or where they will be stepped on very little.
There are various varieties of molds for concrete available in the market and they vary greatly in shapes sizes material used and so on. Different patterns to suit everyones taste are available in the market and new designs are created by the day. You are sure to find the kind you are looking for. Whether its a leaf design a fish pattern some flowery pattern rock pattern sun moon or stars or anything that your imagination may have is available in concrete stepping stone molds.
If there is sod to remove from your path area use the sod cutter to cut a checkerboard pattern inside the borders of the path dividing the sod into approximately 1 squares (for easy removal). Next remove the sod and soil to a depth of about 4. Now that you have your path excavated its time for the pea gravelthis can be purchased at your local landscape firm or at a crushed rock supplier. Pea gravel is a product made up of small rounded stones which is easy to spread and easy on the body if you fall.