How Much Does It Cost for an Interlocking Back Patio, Front Porch or Driveway

Interlocking pavers is a popular choice when it comes to landscaping your driveway, front entrances, backyard patios or pool decks. It is durable, versatile and has a wide range of styles to customize any landscape, unlike asphalt surface. But how much does it cost to install interlocking pavers? Factors that impact the cost of interlocking projects There are 3 things ... Read More

Updating Your Front Entrance to Enhance Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Curb appeal is a term used to describe a home's visual attractiveness as seen from the street. It's what gives people their first impression of your home before they step inside. It's also a term often used in real estate – great curb appeal can be a significant asset. Your front exterior sets the tone for your entire home. Outdoor ... Read More

Landscaping the Whole House with Both Interlocking Pavers and Exposed Aggregate Concrete

We field many questions from homeowners in terms of which material to choose for their driveway, walkway, front entrance and backyard patio, whether interlock or concrete. As covered in this article, both have their benefits. That said, there is no reason why homeowners can’t use both interlocking and concrete materials around their property. You can take advantage of the benefits … Read More

Ensuring the Longevity of your Interlocking Driveway and Patio: Choosing the Right Sand During Installation

In our previous articles, we have mentioned that one of the primary benefits of using interlocking pavers on your driveway and backyard patio is that it doesn’t require as much maintenance over time, other than the occasional power wash and refilling of polymeric sand. This is predicated on the fact that the interlocking pavers were properly and professionally installed from ... Read More

Choosing the Right Design for Interlock Patios

Ideas for Designing your Backyard Patio Adding a backyard patio for your home provides a great place for you to relax and unwind, as well as to entertain friends and families outdoors. To ensure you get the most benefit from your patio, some planning and forethought will help towards your long-term enjoyment of your backyard. In this article, we outline ... Read More

How Long Does Interlock Pavers Last?

How Long Does Interlock Pavers Last? When considering a material to be used for your landscaping, interlock pavers are second to none. They are extremely durable, provides limitless design options and easy to maintain. Most importantly, when installed properly, interlock pavers can last upwards of 40+ years. This is due in part by the durable and weather resistant materials that ... Read More

All You Need to Know About Interlock Pavers

By definition, interlock is "to connect so that motion of any part is constrained by another".  As suggested by its name, interlock pavers are a type of paving material, commonly made of cement or concrete, that is connected together by a mixture of pavers, bedding sand, edge restraint and joint sand. When installed properly, this combination becomes a unified whole, ... Read More

Grass Free Alternatives For Front & Back Yards

Lawns Without Grass Advantages Revolutionize your outdoor space with innovative landscaping that transcends the traditional grassy lawn. Imagine a front yard or backyard that embodies beauty without the backbreaking work: no more relentless mowing, watering, or battling weeds and pests. Instead of the usual grass lawn, consider the charm of effortless perennials, the elegant touch of interlocking stonework, and the ... Read More

Best Places to Use Interlocking Stone Around Your Home

Landscaping projects have been known to increase the property values of houses in the Greater Toronto Area. These projects can include planting of trees, gardening, adding a deck, and addition of structures that improves the curb appeal of GTA homes. And when compared to gardening, one Toronto landscape designer has also mentioned that when it comes to landscaping, "curb appeal ... Read More

Benefits of Interlock versus Asphalt Driveways

In recent years, interlock pavers have become a popular choice for driveway surfaces.  Its versatility, durability and longevity are amongst some of the benefits that comes with it.  But how does interlock compare against asphalt driveways in Ontario?  With our defined seasons, it is important to install a material that can withstand the hot summer days as well as the ... Read More