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Stone Patio Layers (ST15): If you want to take full advantage of your garden space and enjoy more of your time out of doors, it's a good idea to get an attractive patio installed. So, if you decide you're going to have a patio installed you'll want the job to be done in the correct way, else it will almost certainly give you problems over time and eventually you will be forced to redo the whole thing.

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Do-it-yourself enthusiasts in Stone will probably be perfectly happy to tackle this themselves, however installing a top notch patio isn't as straightforward as you would imagine. Smaller patio projects will probably fall well within the range of ability of many do-it-yourselfers, though larger more extensive patios are best left to the professionals. You must also bear in mind that it is not merely the task of preparing a level base and laying down the patio slabs that is called for, it is additionally the digging out and disposal of large quantities of earth and rubble and maybe the old patio waste if the job is a replacement. Work like this will be heavy and hard going and will require the use of a skip, at the very least.

The bonus of having an experienced patio installer handy, is that you are able to get expert advice about what is doable with regard to your layout and space. They can also offer guidance on the appropriate materials for the task. Ask to see pictures of patios they've previously worked on in the area, this may give you an insight into what is possible for your garden and exactly how it might look when it is done.

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Planning The Project: You will need to check with your chosen patio specialist concerning some things that should be decided in the planning stage, like: does the area need levelling, are there any obstacles to think about such as (trees, drains etc), what is the perfect position for your patio, do you need a gradient away from the property, the accurate measuring of the area to be patioed, what is the patio area going to be used for, how easy will it be to access the patio, what patio materials are to be used and also other factors which your Stone patio layer will highlight.

Preparing the Area: This step of the patio project should include the stripping and disposal of surface debris and existing paving waste, extraction of the topsoil layer to reach the more stable sub-soil, introduction of a hardcore or sub-base and the resulting pressing down and levelling of this material, covering using a bedding material like sharp sand.

Paving the Area: After you have got a robust, level foundation laid down, the patio contractor is able to move on to the laying the slabs. As long as the area preparation has been done properly, this phase of the procedure is likely to be comparatively straightforward and your dream patio will rapidly take shape and shortly you should be gazing upon a fantastic garden space where you will be able to entertain or relax

Materials: There are a lot of different materials from which a garden patio can be crafted and the most widespread you will find are gravel, cobbles, granite, sandstone, limestone, bricks, slate, composite blocks, concrete, slabs, blocks, asphalt and setts.

Paving Slabs/Patio Slabs Stone: Naturally, patio slabs come in many different sizes and at various price points. The patio slabs that you opt for will depend on your planned budget, current trends, the need to match existing materials and personal preference. Widely available in nearby DIY stores and garden centres, the most widely used patio slabs laid in Stone gardens today are made from sandstone or concrete. Paving slab prices (in 2020) start from approximately £3 up to £15 though they are generally sold in packs or twenty or more.

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Driveway and Patio Cleaning Stone: If you are currently installing a patio area, then patio cleaning isn't going to be something that you are considering at this time, however as soon as your patio is laid frequent cleaning is essential to keep it looking great. It will be a different scenario if you're planning to extend or add to a patio which is already in-situ. In this situation you'll probably need to scrub up the pre-existing slabs so they blend in with the new slabs, otherwise the entire area will look a mess. There's little question that the most effective way to clean your patio is by either chemical cleaning or high-pressure water jetting. Either or both of these services will be available from any decent patio cleaning specialist in Stone. Professionals use very high pressure equipment that is far superior to the type of jet washer some people have in their shed. (Tags: Patio Jet Washing Stone, Patio Cleaning Stone, Jet Washing Patios Stone)

Flagstone Patios Stone: Of the many materials which can be used for constructing a patio, flagstone is arguably one of the best. There are many reasons why you ought to think about this material for your patio in Stone, such as the fact that they come in a variety of subtle shades, flagstone patios can be laid dry to provide a permeable surface, flagstone patios look more natural and organic, they are durable and long lasting, flagstones are perfect for "free form" patios, flagstones have distinctive, irregular textures and shapes and plants or grasses can be grown in the gaps between the stones to soften the look of the patio. This kind of patio has much appeal largely due to the fact that flagstones are natural quarried stones cut from limestone, travertine, sandstone, bluestone and slate.

Resin Bound Patios Stone: A more recent innovation which is mainly used for creating driveways in Stone, but can effectively be adapted for patios is the resin bound process. A resin bound surface comprises a mixture of aggregate stones and resin which is mixed cold, on-site. The surface is permeable, allowing rain water to easily pass through it, reducing the flooding issues that can occasionally occur with paved patios. Resin bound patios and driveways are also hardwearing, UV stable, non-slip, attractive, available in lots of colours, long lasting, relatively maintenance free, colour fast and weed resistant, they are in addition very adaptive and can easily incorporate customized logos and designs, making them ideal for business as well as private use. (Tags: Resin Driveways Stone, Resin Patios Stone)

Stone Patios - Problems: All through this site I've dealt with many of the problems that can occur with a pre-existing patio, but to review, here are the key issues which are likely to arise with a patio: trip hazards, slabs covered in lichen and moss, standing water, dirty patio slabs, weed infestation, sunken slabs, damaged or cracked patio slabs, slabs which are unstable or loose, patio edgings collapsing, the staining of patio slabs.

Patio Furniture Stone: When you've finished work on your patio you will be wanting to purchase some beautiful patio furniture to complement your newly created outside space. There is lots to think about when purchasing patio furniture and you should spend as much time over this part of the process as you would shopping for furniture for the inside of your home. During the summer months you will likely spend more of your time sitting on your patio as you do in the house, so taking your time is crucial. Don't just squeeze in as much furniture as you can, you should utilize the space cleverly. It is often a neat idea to continue the colour scheme from the interior to the exterior, this helps to preserve the smooth flow of the space.

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Artificial Lawns Stone: Something that you may wish to consider instead of a paved patio is artificial grass, which can be similarly long lasting and low maintenance and can be installed a good deal more cheaply than a paved patio and with less mess and disruption. Artificial grass looks like real grass, both from afar and close up, but it never grows and never needs mowing. If you are searching for a more cost effective solution for your outside space in Stone, then artificial grass might be just the alternative for you. Too much stone and concrete can give a very dull appearance to your garden, the green colour of artificial grass is easier on the eye and much more soothing. The cost of putting in artificial grass in Stone is approximately the same as the cheapest quality paving but less than half the cost of high end paving slabs.

Stone patio specialists can normally help with natural stone patios in Stone, garden patios and pathways in Stone, patio replacement in Stone, flagstone patios in Stone, the jet washing of patios in Stone, garden patios and terraces in Stone, quotes for patios in Stone, concrete patios in Stone, patio design in Stone, gravel patios in Stone, small garden patios in Stone, patio restoration in Stone, elaborate patio design in Stone, patio re-grouting in Stone, patio cleaning in Stone, patios around decking in Stone, patio landscaping designs in Stone, patio sealing in Stone and other patio related tasks in Stone, Staffordshire.

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A few Stone streets covered by Stone patio layers: Harrow Place, Beech Court, Bakewell Drive, Cross Street, Churchill Road, Millstone Court, High Street, Radford Street, Harecastle Bank, Elm Road, Mercer Avenue, Oulton Mews, Market Square, Moore Close, Hoskings Close, Harding Grove, Griffiths Way, Stuart Close, Parkway, Mount Road, Brookfield Court, Walton Way, Cedar Park, Clinton Gardens, Candler Drive, Stuart Close North, Manor Rise, Sheridan Way, Mount Avenue.

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