Dawn Phillips
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Almost done...Paver patio DIY! 12x12 pavers with gravel between them. I put some gravel under the pavers to help with drainage. The FL ground is sandy already so I didn't add sand underneath. Make sure to use a level to keep the slope away from your house. I had a pile of red bricks left so I made a design that will be a great spot for a fire element! I just need another bag of gravel or two, some seating and hot chocolate!

pavers with gravel between them. I put some gravel under the pavers to help with drainage. The FL ground is sandy already so I didn't add sand underneath. Make sure to use a level to keep the slope away from your house

One of the challenges we come across often as we design walkout elevated decks is the column/post placement. It’s never appealing to have a window or door looking out at a column. This deck would typically have a minimum of 3 posts, but since we kept the design simple, we were able to make the 20’ span with just 2 posts by upgrading to an engineered beam. The result is an unobstructed view from the walk-out basement. With a purposely simple design, it’s the details and finishes that bring…

column/post placement, it’s never appealing to have a window or door looking out at a column, this deck would typically have a minimum of 3 posts, but keeping the design simple, make the span with just 2 posts by upgrading to an engineered beam