Why Use Professional Brick Paver Installers?
Many people have tried to lay a brick patio themselves with minimal success rather than having professional brick paver installers do the job. The main reason is that doing it yourself you can save some money up front. And in some cases the finished product doesn’t look too bad in the beginning.
Special Equipment Needed
The project will require some special equipment which you will need to rent or purchase if you don’t have them. Trying to do a project like this without the proper tools will end up costing you in the long run. Professional brick paver installers have the equipment and knows how to use it . They will get the job done efficiently the first time around. If you’re not moderately experienced with these tools, as a result you might be better off hiring a professional brick paver contractor.
The base of the the patio or driveway will need to be dug out several inches to lay a gravel base. Once that is done then a layer of sand over gravel is needed. So proper preparations and specs are required if you want your investment to last for the next many years to come. If the base is not properly prepare, it can literally ruin your brick driveway or patio project. Just hauling in the gravel and sand is going to a challenge for some people. There’s nothing worse that having a great looking driveway or patio and a couple years later, the brick pavers start shifting or separating.
Do Your Research on Brick Paver Installation Requirements
Before deciding whether you want to take on such a large project yourself, do some research. See what all is involved in a properly initiated brick paver installation. When you hire professional brick paver installers to do the job, you’re usually going to have some kind of warranty if something goes bad. Watch Our Video.
If your brick pavers are done right, your project should last at least 25 years or more. You can ensure a longer life, by sealing the bricks after each pressure washing. If left unsealed, clay brick can flake and peel over time.
Thinking of doing a Brick Paver Installation? Give us a call and we’ll give you a free quote. We have been doing this for over 20 years and pride ourselves in the quality of our work and designs.