Patio pavers are chosen by many homeowners due to their durability, resistance to slipping or falling, and their natural look. They come in an array of sizes, shapes and color, which means you have infinite options to choose from when producing a design scheme that is compatible with your property or landscape.
What are Patio Pavers?
Patio pavers are the materials that comprise the surface of patios. When compared to decks made of wood, patio pavers comprised of materials such as concrete provide a number of essential advantages. For instance, they are not subject to splintering or rot, nor do they require frequent maintenance. Concrete or stone pavers are also environmentally friendly as they conserve lumber.
Patio pavers come in a large assortment of textures, colors and shapes. They are interlocking units which means that they have slots or tabs which will fit together akin to the pieces of a puzzle, and when you consider the fact that they can be installed quickly, it is easy to see why so many homeowners choose them in their outdoor spaces.
Why Should You Get Patio Pavers?
Patio pavers are ideal because they can be configured in various shapes that can accommodate the space restrictions of your yard. Pavers are also subject to spot replacement, which means that those who wish to add a patio in the future will find it simple to throw in pavers that match, which will result in a transition which is seamless. Although pavers tend to be pricey up front, they offer significant value long term as their maintenance requirements are minimal and they are resistant to settling or cracking.
Once a patio paver is properly installed decades will pass before it needs attention. For all intents and purposes, they are indestructible, and in the few instances where maintenance does become necessary, it is restricted to applying sand on the joints, which only needed every few years, and usually in mild climates. Many contractors now use polymer sand, which is far more durable and may never require further sand treatment.
In regards to price, the cost for installing the pavers and pouring the concrete slab is ultimately small for each square foot, which means that the long term advantages you’ll gain from its installation are great, even if the upfront costs seem high.
Why Choose Fitz’s Fish Ponds for Patio Pavers?
We have tremendous expertise when it comes to patio paver design, installation and maintenance. We will ensure your patio is big enough to accommodate furniture such as tables, loungers and chairs, as well as other equipment such as grills. We use base materials which are thick and well compacted when installing patios, to ensure they are strong and durable. We also use materials that will keep the patio cooler during summer, and because of the beveled edges will prevent your family or guests from slipping and falling. We can also help you install a lighting system that will bring about ambience after dark. Contact us today to learn more!