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Erosion Control Using Stones

As many of you already know, I’m a huge fan of loose stones as a border, stacked wall, or piled wall. While I love the look, they’re also a great way to control soil erosion and… 33 more words

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We found a big spider

Here is a big spider that we found while raking leaves today.

Spiders are air-breathing arthropods.  They are found in every continent except Antarctica.

Spiders mostly prey on bugs, but few large species prey on large birds and lizards.   24 more words


Schönberg sunset ride & thoughts on gravel riding at night

Recently I took off around sunset to do my favorite ride in the Freiburg area, riding to the top of a nearby mountain called Schönberg on the edge of the Black Forest. 389 more words


The Rogues - Gravel walk

Thanks to the band The Rogues for letting me know that is their song. I’m really sorry I didn’t know that before. I apologize to them on this occasion. 18 more words

Spinning Wheels

unable to gain traction
on the rocks of an old gravel pit
where lesser things have fallen in
only to reappear much later.

Their memories tend… 115 more words


How To Build A Lean To Shed - Part 1 - Gravel Foundation And Floor Framing

Learn how to build a gravel foundation and frame a shed floor. This is the first video in our how to build a lean to shed video series. 24 more words

Are You Eligible For A Turf Removal Rebate?

 Southwest Boulder & Stone promotes Southern California’s Water Wise initiative. On average we use 60% of our water on outdoor irrigation, so we can drastically lower our water consumption by using alternatives to turf grass outdoors. 191 more words