Basalt Path

outdoorserMarch 21, 2007


I'm thinking of putting a basalt path around part of my house. I'm wondering if there are any special instructions for installing this path. Do I just purchase x amount of 5/8" - and pour it on, or is there any special preparation such as rolling the area beforehand or afterwards? Should I use 5/8- throughout? Also, is the basalt the best rock for this purpose? I do like the fact that it's black, and granite is a much lighter color...

I'd like it to be as natural as possible, and it also needs to hold up to the snow. Any pictures that you might have of a similar path would be appreciated.

Thanks in advance.

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gottagarden(z5 western NY)

I think it's fair to say that after a few months nobody knows the answer to a question about basalt rock.

    Bookmark   May 9, 2007 at 6:12AM
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