Flagstone Pavers

flagstone paversFlagstone pavers are a type of flat stone that is used for paving slabs, patio, driveways, or walkways.  They were heavily used in the thirteen and fourteenth centuries by the English and Scottish to adorn their castles with elegant flooring, walls, and ceilings.  It has also traditionally been used for memorials and headstones.  Flagstone is classified as a sedimentary rock that has been split into layers.  Flagstone is very similar to sandstone in that is mainly composed of quartz and feldspar.   These minerals are pressurized and bind together with silica, or calcite and form flagstone rocks.  This process is also what gives the flagstone its unique unfading color which usually consists of tan or brown but can also be found in more vibrant colors like red and blue.   They can also be cut into the various shapes, designs, thicknesses, and finishes to create either a rustic masterpiece or a modern piece of artwork.  Although flagstone pavers aren’t the least expensive kind, they are some of the most durable pavers available and have excellent qualities such as being slip resistant and giving your home the natural appeal flagstone that will turn heads for years to come.  We install only the finest quality flagstone pavers available.