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A Patio is Better For You Than A Deck, And Here’s Why

4 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER A PATIO OVER A DECK Many options exist for homeowners in LA when it comes to putting their outdoor space for functional use. For the greater number of homeowners, however, the decision always comes down to choosing between either a patio or a deck. Most homeowners are at sixes […]

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Categories Of Pavers For Walkways, Driveways, And Patio

Categories Of Pavers For Walkways, Driveways, And Patio

Expanding the personal and architectural style of your home to your outdoor areas requires some careful consideration and deliberation. The paving stones that grace your garden path, driveway, walkways, or patio are guaranteed to last for decades and must be chosen as carefully as you chose your outdoor furniture.

Although there exist an assortment of pavers for your patio, walkways, and driveways, the qualities of each material will allow you to select the best paver for your project:

  • Concrete Pavers

Concrete pavers are created by pouring concrete into molds, adding dye to mimic natural stones or improve the visual appeal, and incorporating varieties of textures and finishes. These man-made pavers an adopt a wide range of shapes, sizes, and colors.

Laying concrete pavers in different patterns forms focal points on your patio floor and your paving projects can be coupled fire pits, retaining walls and steps made from the same or complementary materials. There is an assortment of concrete pavers that allows the pairing of a perfect to any aesthetic style or theme.

Concrete pavers are individually and collectively strong, withstanding both the elements and the test of time. A concrete paving project can easily be cleared of snow and is almost maintenance-free asides from occasional replacement.

  • Porcelain Landscape Tiles

Porcelain landscape tiles are resistant owing to their high density and can be made even more impervious to water through the addition of a melted glass glaze. This property results in a further resistance to staining and discoloration, requiring little maintenance.

The jointing material between the tiles is vulnerable to humidity and moisture, however, and can be discolored by molds and mildew if not sealed. Porcelain landscape tiles tend to withstand fire and physical impact but individual tiles can easily be replaced in the case of damage. Although the installation of porcelain tiles can be time-consuming and costly, this long-lasting project will award your beautiful property with surging value and that will make up for whatever the installation has cost you.

Why not choose from these categories of pavers and make you’re surrounding a beauty to behold?

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Easy Spring Patio Ideas

For the hobbyists looking for something to do, consider a DIY closer to home: your patio! Spring has the perfect weather and aesthetic for renovation. Patios can be fun to decorate because they are an extension of your home that is outside. You can add different elements to this part of your home to make […]

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How to Care For Hardscape During the Winter

As the seasons change, they sometimes effect your property. During the winter, the weather can ruin your hardscape. Fortunately, there are important steps you can follow to make sure your hardscape survives throughout these cold months. Read along to know to care for hardscape during the winter. When It Rains, It Pours (Out, Onto Your […]

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5 Patio Ideas For Getting Your New Backyard Started in 2018

2018 is officially here which means you have a clean slate to begin redesigning your backyard. Knowing where to start is difficult. There are a lot of patio ideas out there. Sometimes knowing what you would like is the hardest part of the process. That’s why we’ve created this list of patio ideas to help […]

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5 Important Reasons You Should Hire A Paving Contractor

5 Reasons You Should Hire A Paving Contractor Hiring a paving contractor to seal coat your driveway, install new pavers stones or fill the cracks in pavement ensures you have an aesthetically pleasing exterior to your property. Hardscape contractors of Southern California are experienced, knowledgeable and use quality materials in their work that ensures the […]

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Increasing Your Home Value With Pavers

By now you’ve probably guessed that landscaping is one of the best ways to increase the value of your home. In fact, landscaping your property can lead to a 200 to 300% ROI increase according to real estate experts, which you can read more about here. Lesser known, however, is the value that comes from […]

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7 Outdoor Design Ideas For Using Your Backyard This Autumn

Fall is all about staying warm and spending time with friends – but it doesn’t have to be limited to the indoors! Here are seven outdoor design ideas to make the most out of your outdoor space this fall:              Outdoor Fireplaces and Pizza Ovens As the temperature drops, add some […]