The right patio material is the first step to a smooth and safe driveway for your home. If you’re leaning towards installing pavers for your driveway, here are 5 tips when installing pavers!
- 1. Pavers are perfect for your patio, driveway or walkway.
With its wide range of design, shape and colors, you can use pavers for all of these and still end up with interesting outdoor spaces. You can install interchanging light to dark tone paver bricks to create patio surface patterns and change the look of your outdoor setting instantly.
- 2. Pavers can be installed on its own without a mortar base.
If you’re using precast pavers and have sand or gravel for a yard, pavers can easily be installed on it without the need of constructing a base for it. You can also set it in place by hand without the need of special equipment if your outdoor space is of uniform shape.
- 3. Pavers are perfect for those with more stringent building codes.
If your neighborhood or residential area requires a zero runoff for outdoor spaces, permeable pavers will solve that for you. This means no pooled stagnant water on your driveway or patio which can make your outdoors more dangerous.
- 4. Pavers can cover any outdoor space, regardless of its size.
Due to its easy installation with no need for special equipment, pavers are a favorite patio paving material especially for those narrow side entrances and walkways. It can also accommodate space in between patterns for a strip of greenery to grow and break the solid surface.
- 5. Paver patterns can impact the cost of your project.
Whether it’s circular, herringbone or running bond, the pattern will affect the cost of your pavement project. Curious about how much it might affect your project cost? Call us today for a free quote and consultation!