Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Can you imagine the wall?


It's always fun to be working with a good bunch of guys.
Yesterday me and the fellows from Black Rock Landscapes started a forty foot wall .Maybe you cant see it yet but you will.


We are using dolomite limestone from Buckhorn , stratified granite from Minden and local river rock from Haliburton Ontario. I'll post pictures here as we progress. We might even build an arch.

2 comments:

  1. AWESOME!!! What would you say is the best resource for learning the "right" way to build a dry stack wall? I'm moving to a site that has a lot of random sized basalt rock and I think if I knew more about what I was doing then I could put together some beautiful walls.

    Thanks!

    TIM

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  2. It depends where you live Timothy. It's great you want to start learning to build stone walls without mortar. We are teaching a course at our Festival of Stone this October near Montreal. You will have lots of fun meeting wallers from all over the world then too. http://www.dswa.ca/event/festival-of-stone-2012

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