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Walkway Supplies Albert Lea MN

Local resource for walkway supplies in Albert Lea, MN. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to walkway supplies, landscaping supplies, landscaping materials, as well as information on walkway pavers, and content on walkway design.

The Home Depot
(507)377-9891
2400 Consul Street
Albert Lea, MN
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Fastenal- Albert Lea
507-377-7026
1103 Sykes Street Albert Lea, MN, 56007
Albert Lea, MN
 
Raleigh's Ace Hardware
(507) 377-8636
2525 Bridge Ave, ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE NORTHBRIDGE MALL
Albert Lea, MN
 
Northwood True Value
(641) 324-1763
96 Tenth St N
Northwood, IA
 
Gambles Our Own
(507) 465-3710
108 S Broadway
New Richland, MN
 
Freeborn Lumber Co.
(507) 377-4284
971 Plaza Street W
Albert Lea, MN
 
Albert Lea - Auth Hometown
(507) 377-2500
2722 Bridge Ave
Albert Lea, MN
Store Hours
Hometown Dealers
Store Type
Hometown Dealers
Hours
Mon:9-19
Tue:9-19
Wed:9-19
Thu:9-19
Fri:9-19
Sat:9-18
Sun:12-17
Store Features
Mon:9-19
Tue:9-19
Wed:9-19
Thu:9-19
Fri:9-19
Sat:9-18
Sun:12-17

TRADING POST INC
(507) 448-3302
80860-110th STREET GLENVILLE, MN, 56036
Glenville, MN
 
Singelstad Do it Best Hardware
(641) 592-2800
202 N Washington
Lake Mills, IA
 
True Value
(507) 553-3713
33 S Broadway
Wells, MN
 

Putting in a Walkway or Slab




What You Can Do

It may seem like a big job at first, but installing a walkway or slab can be done quickly and simply, with great results, if you have the proper materials, tools, and preparation. Once you're familiar with the work, you can make lots of improvements to your home; a walkway or slab can solve a variety of problems, including:
  • Damaged landscaping at entryways
  • Muddy areas and puddles,
  • Lack of room or storage for trash cans or lawn equipment
  • An unfinished appearance to entry areas
    Each of these projects can be built in a weekend.

    Planning:

    When beginning the installation of a walkway or any other home improvement project, planning is the most important step. Think about the what benefits you want from your new walk, and plan it's location carefully. Consider the size, shape, and path you want. Consider garden areas that may border the walk and plan accordingly.

    Preparing The Area

    Preparing the ground on which the walk or slab will lie is essential. Most problems with cracking or shifting can be traced to poor ground preparation. Make sure you:
    • Remove all rocks, grass, roots and other obstructions.
    • Fill in and compact all soft spots with a granular material likes sand, gravel, or crushed stone.
    • Rake the area until smooth and even.

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