Tips to Build a Concrete Walkway: "Build strong, crack-free concrete sidewalks and slabs with these 10 pro tips. Tips include forming edges, leveling, smoothing, curing and other vital steps in creating a first-rate concrete pour. Also, the 10 most common mistakes."
Stamped Concrete - perfect project for a driveway, porch, front walk, or even concrete flooring. It's like laying down rubber floor mats into wet concrete. Easy. We did ours in an afternoon. ~~ Houston Foodlovers Book Club
Building a Raised Pond A BLOCK OR BRICK STRUCTURE Once the concrete has set, you can construct the walls, trapping the polythene membrane between the inner and outer skins as they are built. Although laying concrete blocks and bricks requires skill, it is not beyond the capabilities of the amateur, provided care is taken. Use
Laying a Pebble Patio Give an old concrete patio a complete facelift with an overlay of pebbles mixed with epoxy. The result is a patio that looks like a sandy beach, giving the feel of an island resort in your own backyard.