Tag: Paving Options

How to Remove Efflorescence from Your Paving Stones

Cleaning paving stones covered in efflorescence

Efflorescence is a deposit of crystalline salts that are normally white. You can often find this substance on the surface of concrete, bricks, clay, and other natural stones. Porous substances are more likely to form efflorescence. These salt deposits are normal and won’t cause damage to your paving stones, but they are not pretty to look at…. Read more »

Choosing Between Brick and Concrete Pavers for a Patio

Choosing Between Brick and Concrete Pavers for a Patio

Though brick and concrete pavers are installed the same way and both offer years of use and durability, there are numerous differences between the two that can influence your choice of materials for your patio. Brick is made from clay that is formed into shape and cured by baking in a kiln. Concrete pavers are… Read more »