Building Wing Walls with Pavestone Pavers
By: Danny Lipford
Pavestone seat walls are a beautiful and functional addition to any paver patio and they’re easy to build.
As with any project, the first step is to make your plans. Use stakes, strings and spray paint to map out where you want the walls to go.
For these wing walls we first laid a line of pavers straight over the paver base, making sure it’s level and at the correct angle.
In this design, we turned the second layer of pavers to a 45-degree angle to give it some style. Each should be evenly spaced and it’s a good idea to place a non-angled paver on each end of the seat for re-enforcement.
Using construction adhesive, add a layer of pavers on top of the angled pieces to create a seat.
Next, add a second layer of pavers on top of the first, again using construction adhesive to secure them together. When adding the second layer, stagger the seams to give it more strength.
Once the adhesive is set, your walls are ready for use.
Danny Lipford is among the country’s most sought-after home improvement experts.
The seasoned remodeling contractor and media personality served as the home improvement expert for CBS’s “The Early Show” and The Weather Channel for over a decade and has made more than 180 national television appearances on “Fox & Friends,” “Inside Edition,” “Morning Express with Robin Meade,” Fox Business Channel, Rachael Ray and more.
He travels the country making appearances as a brand ambassador and spokesperson, and each year contributes expertise to hundreds of popular magazines and online media outlets.
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