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80 Years Serving the Washington Metropolitan Area

Over 80 Years Serving the Washington Metropolitan Area

Paving Your Way to Greatness

Paving Your Way to Greatness

Paving is nothing new. The technique creates durable and magnificent paths and patios and has been around for thousands of years. Over 4,600 years ago, Egyptians paved a road from a quarry to a lake connected to the Nile to facilitate transport of stones to temples and pyramids under construction. That road is still used today. In 500 B.C., the Romans began paving using flat stone to build roads, chariots and horses could travel easier. In the 1940s Holland used paving to build roads since the ground was constantly shifting. The pavers were more durable than previously used concrete.

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Pavestone pavers: Durable Throughout Time | Virginia

Pavestone pavers: Durable Throughout Time | Virginia

Using pavers to create durable and magnificent paths and patios is not a new thing. Over 4,600 years ago, they built a road in Egypt using rock. That road is still used today because they used durable stone. In 500 B.C., the Romans discovered that if they used flat stone to build roads, chariots and horses could travel easier. In the 1940s Holland used pavers to build roads since the ground was constantly shifting. The pavers were more durable than previously used concrete.

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Washington Stone Supplier Provides Some of the Basics on Brick Pavers

Washington Stone Supplier Provides Some of the Basics on Brick Pavers

There’s a good reason brick has been in use for hundreds of years and in so many capacities. It’s as multifaceted a product as they come. Bricks are favored by masons for their strength and adaptability, and beloved by homeowners for their classic (and sometimes rustic) charm. But did you know that they come in three popular sizes?

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Pavestone Pavers: Use Local for Winter Conditions

Pavestone Pavers: Use Local for Winter Conditions

Pavestone pavers come in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes. Those choices are important for the look of your landscaping. If you are ready to add some pavers to your landscape, we want to help you choose the best pavers for your home. We know that colors, shapes, and sizes are the most important aspects of pavers for you, and we agree those three things are very important.

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What does Your Project Need From its Pavers?

What does Your Project Need From its Pavers?

Whether you’re building an outdoor kitchen or redoing a driveway, you’ll find that pavers offer you an economical but artistic landscaping option. Modern innovation has given homeowners a staggering array of options to choose from when it comes to pavers: natural stone, clay brick, and concrete all have something to offer a landscaping project. Several factors will influence what kind of material you’ll choose for pavers. Here are a few you’ll want to consider as you’re planning your landscaping project.

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601 East Gude Drive
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Frederick

275 Interstate Circle
Frederick, Maryland 21704

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Rockville

601 East Gude Drive
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Frederick

275 Interstate Circle
Frederick, Maryland 21704

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