An Overview of Flagstone

Read on for an overview of flagstone. As the material of choice for use on your property, it is virtually unrivaled, and we have written a number of articles about the topic. Our series of articles cover such topics as: What is flagstone? What are its uses? Where best to use it? 

If your property could benefit from a project designed and constructed with flagstone, contact us at Royal Masonry. Flagstone is beautiful and relatively quick to install compared to other types of walkway materials.

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Our series of articles includes the following:

Flagstone Walkways Kitchener-Waterloo and Cambridge

Flagstone vs Stamped Concrete vs Patio-Blocks vs Wood Patios

Flagstone Patio and Driveways

Flagstone Patios and Walkways - Guelph

If your property could benefit from a project designed and constructed with flagstone, contact us at Royal Masonry. Flagstone is beautiful and relatively quick to install compared to other types of walkway materials.

CLICK HERE TO CONTACT US TODAY

Call or Text: 519-503-7010

What is Flagstone?

Flagstone is a hard and durable stone material that is found naturally throughout much of North America. It provides an attractive, relatively inexpensive, and long-wearing surface for walkways and patios, and is also suitable for the construction of fire pits, barbecue pits, outdoor kitchens, outdoor fountains, and retaining walls. The product is available in a variety of colors,  prices, and styles, depending on the location.  Listed below are summaries of a few of our posts on the subject of flagstone. Use the links provided to take you to the specific articles for their full content. 

Flagstone Walkways Kitchener-Waterloo and Cambridge

Our post entitled "Flagstone Walkways Kitchener-Waterloo, and Cambridge," introduces our readers to flagstone and some of its key features. For example, the post covers flagstone's attraction, its ease of use, durability, slip resistance, and added value. Also included are a selection of colorful images that help our readers make choices for flagstone projects on their own properties. 

Flagstone vs Stamped Concrete vs Patio-Blocks vs Wood Patios

This useful post compares flagstone, patio blocks, wood patios and stamped concrete. Advantages and disadvantages of each type of material are discussed and presented in an easy to read fashion. For example, patio blocks are presented as being relatively inexpensive and versatile but with a tendency to become uneven over time. Flagstones are presented as integrating seamlessly into your property, providing a natural look.

Flagstone Patios and Driveways

Our article entitled "Flagstone Patio and Driveways" provides a selection of ideas for those considering using flagstone as a material for their patios and driveways. The images chosen provide a selection of appropriate ideas for home and business owners.

Flagstone Patios and Walkways - Guelph

This post covers flagstone as the material used in patios and walkways in and around the Guelph, Ontario area. It includes a list of reasons why flagstone makes an excellent choice for patios and walkways. Also included are a selection of images from around the internet to help give readers some workable ideas for their own properties.

Hardscaping With Flagstone

"Hardscaping" or the art of improving your property by using hard materials like brick, cement, and stone is becoming increasingly popular as Ontario families expand and improve their outdoor living space by building patios, laying walkways, installing fireplaces and barbecue pits, and building retaining walls. One of the most popular and effective materials to use for these types of projects is flagstone. At Royal Masonry, we are experts in the use of Flagstone as a "hardscaping" material. Contact us for more information about how we can help you to "hardscape" your property.

Sources:

Flagstone Walkways Kitchener-Waterloo and Cambridge

Flagstone vs Stamped Concrete vs Patio-Blocks vs Wood Patios

Flagstone Patio and Driveways

Flagstone Patios and Walkways - Guelph

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