Driveways, Paths and Patios

Driveways, Paths and Patios

A Complete Guide to Design, Management and Construction

Book - 2006
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Independent Publishing Group
Driveways, walkways, and patios are an essential part of most properties, and this comprehensive guide provides a detailed explanation of exactly how they are designed, planned, and constructed. Written by an expert with over 30 years’ experience in hardscaping, illustrated with 230 clear color photos and drawings, and packed with ideas, tips, and practical information, this book is aimed at all those looking to enhance their home with paved features that will last for years. Among the topics covered are design with reference to planned use, style, size, gradients, and special features; available materials; drainage; the mathematics of paving and leveling; tools and equipment; and curbs and edging.

Publisher: Ramsbury : Crowood, 2006
ISBN: 9781861267788
Characteristics: 192 p. : col. ill., plans ; 26 cm


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Apr 07, 2016

I would give this book 10 stars if I could. Of all the books I've read about this subject, this books is the most in-depth, straight forward and easy to read. The author has many years experience in the industry and fully shares his expertise to help make your project truly professional. Highly recommended.


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