Driveways and Walkways: Building How Tos & Advice

Driveways & Walkways

Whether you're building a stone walkway or planning a driveway upgrade, our guides to DIY projects, picking materials, and hiring a pro can help.
Brick Walkway
How to Lay a Brick Walkway
Pouring Concrete
How to Pour a Concrete Slab
Couple loading car to go skiing
Cost Comparison of Heated Driveway Systems vs. Portable Mats
man shoveling snow
How to Shovel Snow: 5 Tips for Faster, More Effective Snow-Clearing
Outdoor patio with plants
How to Grout Outdoor Tile
Gravel road lined by fences
Gravel Driveway Pros and Cons
A builder's model home on Lake Granbury hopes to attract new buyers.
Tar-and-Chip Driveway Review: Pros and Cons
Concrete paved to front entrance of modern home with desert plants in front
Modern Concrete Paver Walkway Ideas
Freshly sealed driveway
What to Know About Sealing Concrete Driveways and Patios
How to Repair an Asphalt Driveway
Pavers, custom doors, and stone on upscale home.
Concrete Paver Review: Pros and Cons
Flagstone Walkway
How to Lay a Flagstone Walkway
White painted mid-century home with asphalt driveway and a gravel lawn
Asphalt Driveway Review: Pros and Cons
Concrete driveway leading up to white midcentury modern home
Pros and Cons of a Concrete Driveway
Residential driveway
Permeable Paving Options for Residential Driveways
Two-story home with tan-colored brick paved on driveway flanked with two trees
4 Types of Driveway Pavers and How to Choose One
An old house with a gravel driveway
Crushed Gravel for Driveways: Pros and Cons
Asphalt driveway with green grass, flower beds, and a sidewalk.
How to Get Oil Stains off of a Driveway
A child running over a stone driveway
Gravel and Loose Stone Are Economical Choices for a Driveway
Asphalt driveway
Guide to Installing Asphalt Driveways
Driveway and gate surrounded by trees and shrubs with bright pink flowers
4 Different Types of Driveway Materials and How to Choose One
Barricade tape for a newly sealed driveway to keep cars away.
Asphalt Driveway Guide for Beginners
Concrete Steps
How to Repair Concrete Steps
House two car driveway
DIY Driveway Coating Application Tips
Concrete driveway.
How to Hire Driveway Contractors
Snow Covered Sidewalk
How to Treat Ice on Sidewalks and Driveways
Workers building a tar-and-chip road.
How Do Tar-and-Chip Driveways Compare to Others in Cost, Etc.?
herringbone brick pattern
Paving Bricks and Why We Use Them
stamped concrete porch and walkway
Process and Uses for Stamped Concrete
A broom and tar used to seal asphalt driveways
How to Seal a Driveway and Fix Cracks
Property with stone garage and house entry, stone driveway, and boulders in an island planting bed.
Pros and Cons of Stone Driveways: What to Consider First
Stone veneer columns
How to Install Stone Veneer
Tile patio with table and chairs.
Outdoor Tile Expansion Joints

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