Keep these tips in mind to make the job easy and the results fabulous. Patio can be created with many materials. But it is hard to beat the one made from pavers for ease of installation and low maintenance. It cost may be higher, but you will save in the long run by not having to stain or seal it continuously and repairs are easier, on at a time.
Before prep your patio area, deep down below the root level of vegetation in the area and avoid any plumbing, cable or electrical lined marked. Try watering the area the night before you plan to dig for dry soil to dampen and soften the area for easier digging. Keep it weed free and create the base. And here are 30 DIY patio ideas on a budget below, as inspiration of yours.