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5 Problems With Stone Driveways and a Better Alternative

Almost every driveway you see these days is built from either asphalt or concrete, but those aren’t the only two options available. Stone, for instance, is another type of material that is an excellent alternative to asphalt and concrete for a variety of reasons. Stone offers something in terms of style, cost-effectiveness, and versatility that […]

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Traditional Pavers vs. Permable Driveway: Pros and Cons

Most driveways are made from either asphalt or solid concrete, but the use of pavers to create semi-permeable driveways is a different aesthetic has grown in popularity. Pavers can be made from many different materials, but brick, concrete, natural stone, and plastic are some of the most common.  There are many pros and cons to […]

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What is the Best Approach for Adding Gravel on Top of Grass?

There are many reasons why you might want to lay gravel on top of grass. Maybe you want to build a driveway out of gravel or you want to add a gravel extension to your already existing driveway.  You might be building a gravel walkway directly on top of grass, a patio, or some other […]

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How is Parking Area Calculated?

If you own a commercial business, parking is a huge part of your ability to operate effectively. Most people commute to work in a vehicle, so your parking lots need to be able to accommodate not just your entire workforce, but visitors and customers as well.  Building a parking lot may not seem like something […]

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How to Build a Ribbon Driveway

When it comes to driveways, there are many different types and styles to choose from. Most prefer a typical, rectangular-shaped asphalt driveway, but there are plenty of homeowners who prefer an alternative type of driveway.  Ribbon driveways, for instance, are popular for a variety of reasons. Ribbon driveways look much different than the typical driveway […]

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The Pros and Cons of a Crushed Concrete Driveway

Crushed concrete is a popular driveway paving option for many homeowners. Similar to gravel, crushed concrete is made up of tiny little pieces of concrete that have been ground and crushed to create a material suitable for paving.  There are many reasons why a person might want to use crushed concrete in their driveway, but […]

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The Easiest Way to Add a Parking Pad to a Driveway

Sometimes one driveway isn’t enough. Maybe you’ve just purchased a new vehicle for yourself or one of your loved ones, or maybe you’ve just bought a new toy that you want to park outside.  Instead of having to park your extra vehicle in the yard, on the side of the road, or somewhere else not […]

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The Pros and Cons of Cobblestone Driveway Pavers

If you’re looking for new driveway options, cobble effect paving is a popular choice. Cobblestone has been used throughout history as a paving material for walkways, driveways, patios, and more.  This unique paving material has a wide variety of pros and cons to consider, so in case you’re interested in cobblestone paving, let’s go over […]

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How Much Do Permeable Pavers Cost?

Permeable pavement has been increasing in popularity for some time now. Permeable pavers are the preferred pavement options for both residential and commercial uses because of how they facilitate the flow of rainwater directly through them.  Porous pavements reduce the possibility of flooding and also eliminate the need for additional drainage systems in most cases. […]

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The Best Driveway Material for Cold Weather

If you live in an area that experiences a lot of cold weather, you know all too well the effects of cold on a variety of exterior household materials. The cold makes things brittle and more vulnerable to certain types of damage. It can also wear down certain materials over time, especially if those materials […]

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