How can I build a walkway to the pool?
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How do I build a walkway to my pool?
When we bought this house in April they had just stepping stones in the grass to the pool, but we would like to put down pea rock and Stepping Stones to make it clean... See more
How do I build a natural swimming pool?
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Stepping stones, bricks, cement.
My preference is concrete sidewalk or bluestone. Alternatively I have seen decking options too but I find composite decking extremely hot and uncomfortable with summers heat.
You can frame it with 2 x 4's and then pour concrete.
If you go with stepping stones, bricks, or rocks make sure you don't "fill in" with sand or you will have pool issues. You can use mortar or pea gravel for filling.
Lay Stepping Stone in the ground, Make a Chipped Rubber Path. (Made from old tyres) Available in colours..............
Get large 12 by 12 stone blocks from home improvement store make a path dig hole to fit them along path then plant grass between
We built one by clearing out the path of any grass then laying river rocks over the patch and edging it with metal edging.
Thank ya for taking time and sharing your ideas they were all great