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Old 05-12-2011, 07:01 PM   #1
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lawn - gravel driveway transition

i want to put down some 4x6 green treated landscape timbers to form a barrier between by gravel driveway and lawn to help keep the lawn gravel free and to make a nice clean line . i was planning on burying the 4x6 about 2 inches but dont think it will stay in place very well. anyone have a system to anchor the 4x6 that will keep it inplace better such as maybe a small footer every 8 feet or so where the timbers butt together . not sure about frost heave either ..


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Old 05-12-2011, 09:36 PM   #2
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Drill it at regular intervals and use rebar as anchors through the ties and down into the ground.


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Old 05-12-2011, 09:50 PM   #3
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instead bury them and only leve about 2 inches exposed ,that's all you need for a barrier . plus gives a cleaner look . no rebar needed just tamp dirt and plant grass on the out side frost heve no problem
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