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Final Cleaning of Your Indian Sandstone Driveway Before Christmas Arrives

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Paving Stones Ireland, Natural PavingProperly installed, an Indian sandstone driveway is a durable long-lasting surface that can withstand virtually any amount of traffic. With the right slope, good drainage and regular maintenance, the paving stone can handle winter’s ice and snow with ease. Giving the stone paving a thorough cleaning before Old Man Winter rounds the corner is the most important part of pre-season maintenance. Follow these steps to help keep your Indian sandstone drive slip-free and stylish all winter long.

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The Variety of Indian Sandstone Paving

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Sandstone paving  is one of the most beautiful types of stone a home-owner can useSandstone Paving for their property and Indian sandstone paving is exceptional in its beauty.

 

Some colours include; light and dark greys, grey greens and cream & beige. Sandstone paving materials not only come in a variety of colours but also a variety of shapes including circular, square, oval and a variety of sizes  two, three, four and five meter sizes.

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Mixing & Matching Paving Styles for the Perfect Finish

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Why conform and follow what everyone else does?Sandstone & Limestone Paving “Oh, that’s a lovely patio, it looks just like Tom’s, Pat’s, Mary’s down the road!” We all want something unique that will make our friends say “Wow, now that’s original!”

Our latest article written by stone guru Michael (over 20 years in the stone masonry business) explores how exciting and interesting designing up your new patio can really be.

From traditional twists to enhance the overall sophistication of your stone paving patio to free-style patterns. Choose nice Limestone paving and create a funky courtyard by mixing it up with square and rectangle shaped paving stone.

Now to really add the latest trends to your garden infuse natural plants, into random spots between slabs, border your patio with nice shrubs and even let you’re paving trail of into the grass area of your garden!

Click here to read more of this inspirational article and start designing your next artistic addition to your home!!

Ideas for Garden & Patio Paving Designs

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For driveways, paths and patios nothing quite matches the appeal Sandstone Mint Fossil Pavingof paving stones set in eye-catching paving patterns. Sandstone, limestone and granite paving are all attractive paving materials  in their own right, but when arranged in pleasing designs, they can be elevated into art. A paving design can transform a drive into a unique, outdoor mosaic that instantly establishes a home’s style.

 

The various shapes, textures, colours and sizes of stone paving material inspire a broad spectrum of paving patterns, from precision-cut circular designs to complex combinations of geometrical shapes.  A distinctive patio border clearly marks the point where the patio ends and plantings begin. A driveway bordered in a different shade or pattern of stone helps delineate the parking area from an adjacent walkway.

 

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S&N Granite supply top quality paving materials which are meticulously cut to suit your paving design. Contact S&N Granite today to find out more information or visit their showrooms to view all their natural stone products.

Create Outdoor Ambiance with Indian Sandstone Paving

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The subtle texture and colouring of Indian sandstone is making the stoneIndian Sandstone Paving a popular choice for paving drives, patios and paths. When choosing materials for outdoor garden and patio areas it is important to choose stones that will stand up to Ireland’s climate extremes.

 

Installing Indian sandstone paving is both an art and a science. Designs take a keen eye and an artistic sensibility. Ensuring that the gap between each stone is uniform and regular takes skill and experience. With the assistance of the right stockist, homeowners are sure to achieve the right outdoor ambiance with Indian sandstone paving.

 

Indian sandstone Ireland is available in a variety of colours and textures. Indian sandstone has a natural, rustic appeal, but as it has an uneven surface, it requires expert and precise handling something that S&N Granite have become known for.

 

At S&N Granite our stone masons have extensive knowledge of each material to ensure they understand the technique when working with these natural stones. This allows us to create the perfect Garden paving patio tiles to suit your home and will last for years to come.

 

Click here to read full article on how Indian Sandstone can create outdoor ambiance.

You can also visit our website if you have any queries or visit us at our wonderful showroom and outdoor display area in Camolin, Co. Wexford.

Some tips on Laying Circular Paving Stones

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Paving StonesCircular paving stone designs are becoming an increasingly popular feature in patio and driveway design in both commercial and domestic projects.  One of the main reasons for this is that they can give your patio or driveway a real focal point.

When laying circular paving stones you would follow much of the same steps and procedures as when laying standard paving however, there are a couple of extra steps that you should take when laying circular paving stones that will ensure that your circular paving is laid exactly the way that you want it to be. One of these steps is to carry out a “dry run” of laying your circular paving stones. This will help you determine if the area that you have allocated for your paving design is big enough. It will also help you determine what order the paving stones should be laid as sometimes there may be a complex design in the centre of the circular stone paving which means that the slabs may need to be laid a certain order.

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You can find our full range of circular paving products on our website. If you would like more information on any of our paving products please contact us, or you can come visit our paving display area which is located in Camolin, Co. Wexford, just an hour from Dublin.

Paving Stones – Granite, Limestone or Cobbles

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Indian Sandstone Paving, Paving StonesNatural granite paving stones has been a rich Irish tradition that began long ago when the Vikings settled the city of Dublin.

And today, granite continues to remain one of the most popular choices for home exterior design.

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