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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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Ensure Great Service from a Stone Supplier with Careful Planning

Ensure Great Service from a Stone Supplier with Careful Planning

Replacing the paving on your patio is a great idea if you’ve recently moved into a home that has a poorly kept outdoor space. While replacing the paving with new stone can help add significant value to your property, it’s important that you take the time to get familiar with what to look for from a stone supplier.

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Use a Stone Supplier to Protect Your Foundation from Expensive Problems

Use a Stone Supplier to Protect Your Foundation from Expensive Problems

Protecting your foundation is one of the most overlooked responsibilities as a homeowner, especially for individuals that do not spend a lot of time outside. It is important to keep a balanced foundation, one that is not too wet or dry as both can lead to significant and expensive problems. Using a stone supplier, you can provide plenty of protection for your foundation.

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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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Remodel this Winter: Let us be your Flagstone Supplier

Remodel this Winter: Let us be your Flagstone Supplier

It’s getting colder outside and most of us won’t be doing much work on our landscapes or the outside of our houses. But, winter is a great time to do some remodeling inside. One of the underused, but fantastic ways to remodel is to add some flagstone to the inside of your house. What is flagstone? Flagstone is a flat stone slab that is traditionally used for patios and walkways. It is usually irregular in shape, and almost perfectly flat. Flagstone is a natural stone and is considered a sedimentary stone.

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Use Landscaping Rocks for Some Unique “Rockscaping”

Use Landscaping Rocks for Some Unique “Rockscaping”

There is no doubt that landscaping rocks work in all sorts of capacities around your home. They serve as a border, as decoration, and can even work to secure your property. But have you considered using them as a landscaping art installment or as a part of a larger piece?

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3 Rainy Day Tips for Maintaining Your Patio After Installation by a Flagstone Supplier

3 Rainy Day Tips for Maintaining Your Patio After Installation by a Flagstone Supplier

A flagstone patio can become a central part of your property and be a welcoming place to spend time with friends and family all year long. However, once the rainy season arrives, you’ll need to pay a little more attention to the care that needs to be done for your flagstone patio. From the rain causing pieces of stone to become loose to the patio quickly becoming caked in mud, you’ll want to consider the following tips for maintaining your patio.

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Rockville, Maryland 20850

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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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