Selling Houses Australia

How To Lay Pavers

Find out everything you need to know about pavers with this handy guide from Bunnings.

Pavers are a great way to improve the appeal of your home for potential buyers. Pavers will give your pathways, patios and driveways a lift. 

Whether it’s brick or clay, the natural beauty of pavers will blend in with any landscape and last a lifetime. You can find a paver style to suit your needs at your nearest Bunnings Warehouse.

Choosing your pavers

There are a number of paver styles and shapes including brick, cobblestone, hexagonal and interlocking. Also consider the kind of laying pattern you want. You can talk to a team member about it at your nearest Bunnings Warehouse and can check out the paver range while you’re there. You’ll find heaps of great styles but if you can’t find what you’re looking for, they can get it in for you through Special Orders.

Things to consider

The right preparation is important. Planning ahead will make paving a whole lot easier and might even save you some money. It’s important to consider the size of your area so that you can work out how many pavers you’ll need. Measure it up and draw it out. Also consider the function of your area. If it’s for normal foot traffic then you’ll only need standard pavers but heavier traffic like driveways will need solid block pavers.

Laying pavers

It’s easy to lay pavers as longs as you follow some basic steps. First you have to mark out the perimeter of your area. . Then dig to a depth allowing for the bed of sand and the thickness of your tiles. Spread some paving sand over the site and then lay down your pavers in your chosen pattern. Fill the gaps with sand then scrape away the excess.

Bunnings How To Pave videos and How To Lay Paving guide will help you pave like a pro. You’ll get heaps of handy tips and advice with easy step-by-step instructions. Plus, you can get everything you need to pave at your nearest Bunnings Warehouse.

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