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Tips on How to Apply Mulch

Pick the right mulch for you then spread an even layer around your garden. Replace it every few years and your garden will thrive. Before you apply mulch, you have pick and purchase the right mulch. To figure out the right variety for your purposes, ask yourself what you need the mulch to do. Do […]

What Are the Uses of Gravel

Gravel is widely used for industrial and personal projects. It is an integral component of concrete and outdoor design alike. Gravel is found everywhere in the United States from the traditional parking lot to your beautifully designed home garden. It is used to build homes and highways as well as make concrete, mortar and plaster. […]

Concrete Blocks Make the Grade

The use of concrete blocks dates back to the 1830s, when they were first formed much as bricks are today. The first house constructed solely of pre-fabricated pieces was built in 1937 on Staten Island, New York. Since that time, they have taken on different designs and shapes, but they all have the same basic […]