Tip Six: It's All About the Accents

TIP SIX: IT'S ALL ABOUT THE (PAVER) ACCENTS! 

Accent your new paver driveway, using edgers, contrasting borders and more! 

   A great example of accent pavers.

A great example of accent pavers.

1. Paver Edgers-  edgers are used for many different purposes throughout hardscape projects. 

Brick paver edgers can compliment the outside border of your driveway including; the lining flower beds, parking areas and more! Using these uniquely shaped and sized pavers can really help great a contrast to any paver driveway! 

   This driveway has a more subtle paver edge.

This driveway has a more subtle paver edge.

2. Contrasting paver borders: think outside of the box! No driveway should be installed without some kind of border. Whether you choose to have your paver driveway border match the entire driveway, or create a bold contrast, it's up to you! 

Creating a unique border, in sailor or solider patterns - will help make your driveway, POP. These two patterns mentioned, for driveway borders are the most commonly used.  Borders are not just needed for installation purposes, they help tie the entire project together. 

Take a look below at some finished, brick paver driveways with amazing borders! 

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Not sure if you want want to add these decorative features to your new paver driveway? If you live in Bluffton, Hilton Head Island, or the Savannah area,  American Paving Design offers a free estimate and 3D design that will allow you to see your new driveway and decorate paver features before your project even starts!  Click here to call or contact us online. 

 

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