Designing pathways

The pathways and alleys in the garden have other functions except practical. Depending on the decoration around them and the flooring they are covered, they can turn into a unique accent or complement the style solving the remaining part of the space.

How to select a flooring for garden pathways

The selection always considers four main factors: The architectural style of the building and the style of design of the overall green area; The loading of the pathways and alleys; Maintenance; Budget at the disposal of the client.

Designing pathways

Types of garden flooring

Natural tiles – granite, travertine, schist, gneiss. These floorings endure high tension and are easy to keep. The choice among colors and textures is huge.

Concrete blocks. The low price and huge variety of forms, colors and sizes they are offered are their main advantages. They are suitable for bigger areas with wide alleys.

Unsealed floorings. They are made of natural materials such as river stones, cinder, ballast. They allow interesting creative solutions, endure pressure and do not hold water but are hard to maintain. This is the main problem with the sand flooring as well.

Pavement and clay tiles – they are suitable for combination with the second type of garden flooring to achieve more effective overall effect of the green area.

The market offers scores of types of artificial and natural garden floorings. Our team shall select the most suitable for your garden.


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