Lori Laughrey

03:52PM | 07/20/99
Does anyone have suggestions for removing pine needles from a large bed of lava rock (aside from hand-picking, that is)?


07:11AM | 07/22/99
Lori, you might try a leaf blower, or if you don't have access to one maybe take a shovel and scoop everything up and spread out on the driveway then seperate using a broom then replace the lava rock with the shovel. Good luck.

John Patterson

07:51AM | 07/17/00
Member Since: 07/16/00
2 lifetime posts
Another trick might be to use a propane like torch or pour kerosene over the stones. Lava is quite resistant to heat and pine needles arn't.


09:14PM | 12/26/00
Member Since: 12/26/00
10 lifetime posts
Put a fresh new batch on top. just a very thin layer, it doesn't have to cover 100%, but it will save you 1/2 a summers work, unless your retired?!


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