Flagstone Patio Installation
Basic flagstone patio installation requires knowledge of flagstone, basic construction techniques, and good location, design and excavation knowhow. Basic labor to properly install flagstone patio in favorable site conditions. Identify, mark and excavate proper area for paving. Add 6 “bedded” base stones, edge border, and one “bias sand” layer.
The choice of materials is the second important part of a successful flagstone patio installation. Aggressively beautiful natural stone flagstones are commonly used as the primary building material, however flagstone pavers are versatile material that can be utilized in a multitude of construction projects. They are also the most affordable choice for any budget. Natural flagstone pavers are not only cost-effective, but very versatile material.
In addition, flagstone, the most common of the flagstone patio installation materials, is a very flexible and easy to work material, that can also be cut to almost any precise angle and formed into complex designs, such as, A-frames, trellises, arches, and countless others. They are extremely beautiful! In addition, flagstone is an excellent choice as a back-up building material in case your main construction project is delayed or canceled. It can be quickly built to replace the lumber, or it can be left as is. The natural stone is very durable and resistant to most kinds of weather conditions, especially when used in conjunction with other building materials, such as concrete. Most flagstone installed outdoor has a layer of protective varnish applied to protect it from the elements, while keeping it looking its best.
If you’re looking for the best combination of cost effectiveness, aesthetics, and durability, concrete is the way to go. With years of proven experience, Concrete Company experts can design a wide range of concrete options that will meet your individual needs. While Concrete Company’s standard products are a perfect match for most individual patio installation projects, we do offer one-stop shopping solutions that encompass the complete flagstone patio installation process, right down to the handrails and footers. You can even choose to have a pre poured, custom designed patio installed if you don’t have enough space for the poured products, or if you have less than ideal floor space. Concrete options are so versatile, they can be used outdoors, in conjunction with stone, for both a traditional style and contemporary design.
Natural stone is a truly unique material that offers a multitude of natural stone styles, colors, patterns, and textures. We install our natural stone walkway products in beautiful historic homes, residential parks, commercial complexes, city centers, and resorts throughout the nation. In fact, many of our natural stone products are amongst the finest sandstone material on the market. Our flagstone patio installation professionals are aware of the fact that sandstone is not only beautiful, it is also very functional. Sandstone pavers are known for being impervious to both fire and water, as well as harboring valuable minerals and nutrients that enhance its beauty and longevity.
For nearly two centuries, homeowners all across America have been using natural flagstone stepping stones to create a sense of style and uniqueness in their outdoor living spaces. Many of our American heritage homes are comprised of this exquisite and timeless material. As a result, these majestic stone creations have inspired thousands of home builders, architects, designers, and landscape designers to use flagstone in various important pieces of their edifices and structures. Now, you too can learn how to install a flagstone walkway and bring this beautiful natural resource into your own backyard.