How to build a stone wall quickly

There are lots of lovely old stone walls all over Bagni di Lucca. They were new walls once.

We have found a great way to build a stone wall….call these men.

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We called them and they arrived the next day with stones, the doings for cement, equipment and enthusiasm. I have never seen a group of men work so hard or so well. In days we had walls.

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Rain stopped play for a while, but soon they were back at work.

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And our first wall appeared as if by magic.

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One day it might blend in with the old one.

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The long wall grew quickly.

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Once they had finished the stone walls we decided we needed a wooden wall above the long stone wall.

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Now the wooden wall is just about finished and we can start planting our lavender and rosemary…and geraniums, aquilegia, daisies, roses, wisteria…..

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They also built us a great barbecue.

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If you need a wall in Bagni di Lucca, or nearby, call these speedy wall builders.
Impresa Edile de Gazhir Ulqini…Murature in pietra. 3493158495

33 thoughts on “How to build a stone wall quickly

  1. Absolutely gorgeous, Debra – the wall AND the men! I laughed as soon as I saw the title of your post, as I was certain of the answer. Years ago, I hired my grad assistant, a big strapping guy with years of experience helping his mother in the garden, to help me build a short stone wall. He was as proud of that wall as he was of his guitar playing, bless his heart. I need to find more stone wall builders! It looks like you have an amazing planting space as well – every garden needs great structure and you now have it – salute!

  2. great post; i’ll definitely be keeping that name and number. your place is coming on leaps and bounds – well done.

  3. Gazme renovated our whole wreck of a house 9 years ago.
    He is the best!
    Are you free to meet for a coffee and a chat at Monaco soon Debra?

  4. Thank you so much for this information. Looks like they did a great job. Wish I had known about them a few years back when we were forced to knock down our metado but your pictures have my imagination working overtime. Your property looks fantastic!

  5. What a great team! I will definatley use them when I am ready to start building and renovating etc. Its is sometimes so surprizing to see such a structure go up so fast and done well at the same time. There is hope left in this world. Tell them they have another client soon.

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