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Just installed 40 feet of block this past weekend, first landscaping project of the season
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Have to go back next weekend and tear up the old grass on the left side of the house and level the ground out and install some new sod
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here is a block patio I installed at the same property
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Really nice work man i definitely am trying to get involved in something like that. If I may ask how did you go about advertising or getting that oppertunity?
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word of mouth from a family member on that job
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That looks great!

Can you give us a little insight as to what kind of prep work you had to do to perform it? Also, how long did the different parts of the job take? Do you feel you learned anything from this job?
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Just installed 40 feet of block this past weekend, first landscaping project of the season

very nice wall u can tell its level and the rows from the top match the very first row did u do any planting
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The blocks come out at two entirely different positions on the steps. Other than that it looks good.
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