Paving jobs in Perth by the Beyond Team!

Thought about using pavers or paving for your next project but held back by how much you need to figure out before starting? Fear not, we have a few reasons why you should start that project with the best team in Perth!

Freshly paved areas bring a multitude of advantages. Not only will this allow you to enjoy the great Perth outdoors in the summer or the cooler months but this is always a great addition to your outdoor space. Here are some advantages to appreciate and why getting the right team for the job is the best thing your money could buy:


·       Enhanced Aesthetics: A new paving job instantly uplifts the visual appeal of the area. Whether it’s a driveway, walkway, or patio, a smooth, well-laid surface looks neat and inviting. Thinking about selling or not your forever after house? Enhance aesthetics is the way to go.


·       Increased Property Value: Quality paving adds value to your property. Potential buyers often appreciate well-maintained and visually appealing outdoor spaces, which can contribute to a higher resale value.


·       Improved Safety: Uneven or damaged surfaces can be hazardous. New paving provides a smooth and even surface, reducing the risk of trips and falls. This is especially important in high-traffic areas.


·       Durability: Depending on the material used, a new paving job can be highly durable. Properly installed and maintained, it can withstand the elements, heavy traffic, and the test of time.


·       Low Maintenance: Compared to gravel or dirt surfaces, paved areas are generally easier to maintain. Regular cleaning and occasional repairs are usually all that’s needed to keep the surface looking good as long as you get to these promptly.


·       Better Accessibility: Paved driveways and walkways are more accessible, especially for those with mobility challenges. They provide a smooth and stable surface for walking or driving.


·       Environmental Benefits: Permeable paving options allow water to penetrate the surface, reducing runoff and promoting groundwater recharge. This can be beneficial for the local ecosystem.

But what more can we expect from this versatile product? Well, pavers offer a wide range of possibilities and customisation. It comes in a range of materials, colours, and patterns/designs, allowing you to customise the look of your outdoor spaces. This flexibility ensures that the paving complements your overall design aesthetic.

But if you wanted to DIY it yourself? Sure thing, so keep reading… Paving can be a rewarding DIY project.

So here are the five tips to help you out:

·       Plan it out: Before you start laying any bricks or pouring any asphalt, have a solid plan. Measure the area accurately, decide on the type of paving material you want to use, and sketch out the design. This will help you estimate the amount of material you’ll need and ensure a smoother process.


·       Prepare the base: The success of your paving project depends on a solid foundation. Clear the area of any debris, weeds, or loose soil. Level the ground and consider using a base material like crushed stone or gravel to provide stability. Compact the base thoroughly to prevent future settling.


·       Choose the right materials: Selecting the right paving material is crucial. Consider factors like durability, climate resistance, and aesthetic appeal. Whether it’s concrete, asphalt, bricks, or pavers, make sure it suits your needs and complements the overall look of your property.


·       Take your time with installation: Rushing through the installation process can lead to uneven surfaces and mistakes. Pay attention to details like spacing and alignment. Take breaks when needed to maintain focus and precision.


·       Proper finishing touches: Once the main paving is done, pay attention to the finishing touches. Fill in joints between bricks or pavers with sand or mortar, depending on the type of material. Use a compactor or tamper to ensure everything is well-settled, and apply any necessary sealant to protect the surface and enhance its longevity. And don’t forget the haunching/cement on the edges to prevent your pavers from moving for example if being driven over repeatedly or for high traffic.


Remember, the key to enjoying these benefits is proper installation and regular maintenance. A well-executed paving job can significantly enhance both the functionality and aesthetics of your outdoor spaces. When in doubt call the experts in paving jobs. We have done so many in Perth and have honed our skills to perfection. Call us today for you free quote and have a stress-free paving installation and enhance your property’s appeal.