About Paver Materials Colors
INFORMATION ABOUT PAVER MATERIALS AND THEIR MANY COLORS
The Common Paver Materials Used Today
There is a broad range of materials that can be used nowadays for paving areas around your home, such as driveways, pool decking, and patios, or in public areas like car parks, sidewalks and median strips. Adding features, such as those named above can help increase the value of your home.
Some common Paver Materials used today are:
- Brick pavers
- Flagstone pavers
- Concrete pavers
- Granite pavers
- Marble tile pavers
These materials are all available in many unique colors.
Brick Pavers Colors
Brick Pavers are made up of clay and are fired at high temperatures. This helps ensure the color of the brick lasts forever without fading.
Some common Brick Pavers Colors are:
Flagstone Paver Colors
Flagstone Pavers are normally found in thin block forms. They give a natural, elegant feel when used anywhere around the home.
Flagstone pavers usually come in earthy and natural tones such as:
Flagstone colors are unique and no two pavers will ever have the same color, due to the fact that it is a natural stone.
Concrete Pavers Colors
|Concrete Pavers are a man made material. They are strong and extremely dense and durable. Two common techniques for coloring concrete pavers are the powdered dye and liquid staining processes. These processes will allow you to choose any available color you may decide to use for your working project. Colored concrete pavers has to be sealed to ensure the color will last longer.|
Granite Pavers Colors
Granite is naturally formed material. It is made up of quartz, mica and feldspar. It is highly used in the building trade and has great reputation for being a solid and sturdy material.
Granite is available in a variety of colors that range from pale white right through to black. When granite is deeply polished it helps preserve its unique finish. Being a natural rock, some granite colors can be unusual and may be expensive. However, granite will definitely enhance the appearance of any indoor or outdoor areas.
Marble Tile Pavers Colors
Marble is a metamorphic form of limestone and is made of calcium carbonate. Marble is quarried all over the world. It is naturally found in pale white to bright white colors.
|Due to contamination that evolves in the earth’s surface, clouding, streaking, and veining of many colors throughout the pavers can affect the plain white color. Colors like forest green, pink, brown, red, grey and gold can be found streaked through. Marble tiles are also unique and each tile will have an individual look.|