Packaged Products - How To: Stone Pathways - Sand

:: Blue Circle Southern Cement devtest 02 ::
Create your own authentic cottage garden pathway, with the natural beauty of stone.  
You Will Need:
sand/cement mix
paving sand
paving stones
pointed trowel
timber guides and screed board
rubber mallet
wooden pegs
nails and hammer

Sand & Cement
Dig out path profile. Position 50mm timber guides along each side.
Fill with paving sand and compact. Level sand with a straight piece of timber screeding back along the timber guides.
Position paving stones on sand to desired pattern, leaving spaces for Sand Cement joints. Carefully tap paving stones with a rubber mallet.
Mix Sand Cement and work into joints between paving stones with a small pointed trowel. Gently tap Paving Stones again with rubber mallet to ensure Sand Cement fills all voids.
Wait until Sand Cement has started to set before using a damp sponge to clean paving stones and finish off Sand Cement surfaces.
As with all cement based products keep Sand Cement moist for seven days to allow proper curing of product.
Remove timber guides and edge sides with Sand Cement.
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