Patio pavers with grass in between. Using pavers to create your patio is economical and allows you to build an endless variety of shapes. How to install patio pavers. When digging remember that you will be adding 4 inches of paver base and about 1 inch of paver sand before adding the paver stones. Installing a patio in your yard can transform an ordinary outdoor space into a wonderful gathering area.
When your pavers are laid with gaps between them you might find that grass decides to crop up every now and then. Constructed of plastic material. We had additional landscaping done also but the patio itself cost approximately 4200 and took 2 men about 4 days to complete. I have a very large yard that was just finished.
Not only does this detract from the appearance of your patio or pathway it can attract bugs and other creatures who like to nibble on it. That cost me a total of 3800. Six years ago we had a beautiful 24x12 brick paver patio installed at our house. Weeds and grass also pop up through the rocks.
Most brick pavers are 2 38 thick. Use a spade and shovel to clear grass and soil from the work area. Tufftrack grass pavers are designed to provide architects landscape designers and planners with an alternative paving solution to concrete asphalt or similar surfaces. I put in 850 square feet of 4 x 8 inch by 3 inch deep yes they are that deep pavers.
For example for a driveway you should excavate a total of 8 38 from where you expect the surface of the pavers to be when the job is complete assuming that you are using a 6 base depth and using 2 38 thick brick pavers. Add this measurement to your base depth to calculate how deep you should excavate. The number of pavers needed for the project can be figured easily for a regular shaped project such as square or rectangular. 815 based on an average cost of 566 per square foot.