Home>Discussions>EXTERIORS>Gravel walkway over old sidewalk
2 posts / 0 new
Last post
Gravel walkway over old sidewalk

I want to lay gravel over an old sunken sidewalk. New metal edging would keep it in place. Should I put 2" of base and 2" of gravel or just fill it with gravel.

What's the best size and type of gravel to use for a firm pathway? I pull my garden wagon over that area a lot and don't want it too mushy or want stones flying.
Thank you.

Re: Gravel walkway over old sidewalk

Walking and dragging a wagon on crushed rock is not the same as on smooth flat concrete slab, but it might be your inexpensive solution. Consider pea gravel.

Sponsored Stories

TV Listings

Find TV listings for This Old House and Ask This Old House in your area.