If you wish to beautify and customize the appearance of your home, then installation of driveway pavers is paramount. All you need to do is hire a professional in paver installation to construct it for you. The size of the driveway you require will generally determine the time of construction. Usually, the contractors work over a period of 5-7 days. The work is mostly done manually and requires intensive labor. By the end of the seventh day, you can drive or use your driveway without any problems.
Driveway pavers cost is the highest as compared to the costs of the other hard surfaces such as:
– Concrete driveway
– Ashphalt driveway
Of the four driveways, gravel driveways are the least expensive. However, the most expensive driveway requires the least ongoing maintenance. You can ensure minimal maintenance by having your driveway sealed properly. The joints should also be covered by polymer sand.
The pavers driveway has an awesomely long life expectancy, of up to 40 years! Your driveway can last this long depending on:
i) The climate of your home area
ii) Sub-grade stability
iii) Quality and frequency of maintenance
iv) Whether the installation is of high quality
Concrete driveway pavers are available for you in a wide variety of sizes, shapes, colors and styles. They are often the best choice for you if you need durable, versatile and easy to maintain option. The best driveways made of concrete are those whose maximum water absorption rate is 5%. Also, those whose compressive strength is not more than 8000 psi.
Grass driveway pavers are the best option if your compound has a heavy traffic. These driveways are hollow, hence better drainage. You can install them in your, home or in a commercial environment. They are most suitable for use in parking lots.