When someone asks me, “can I lay pavers/brick/flagstone over my crappy old concrete walk?” I think about the difference between frugal and cheap. … [Read more...] about Can I lay pavers/brick/flagstone over my crappy old concrete walk?
Since I was young, my parents have always been big advocates of traveling. When I was 5years old, for example, my dad had to take a business trip to … [Read more...] about Studying Landscape Architecture in Barcelona, Spain
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