Model Realistic Roads & Paved Areas – Model Scenery | Woodland ScenicsĀ®

Learn more at WoodlandScenics.com Learn to make a variety of paved areas on your layout. Matt walks you step-by-step through the process of making roads, a railroad crossing and more!
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Making Roads For Model Railroads?

Question by bob b: Making Roads For Model Railroads?
What do you think is the best way to make roads for a model railroad in ho scale.

Best answer:

Answer by Steven D
City streets and roads aren’t too hard, you have to remember to make the pot holes too! I use a thinned wash of Grimy black paint and some well sifted ballast. Roads are like railroad beds only wider. If you look at the local roads and take pictures, you will be able to break them down into their elements.

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