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Flagstone and paver patio's

           Flagstone Patio's & Walkways
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 In Denver there is two basic forms of setting a flagstone patio. The most cost effective way for your Denver patio or walkway is by setting the stones on compacted roadbase with a polymeric sand compound in between joints.
  This procedure is knwon as a dry lay patio (Mortar less) but if you are looking for something that will last Colorado weather I would consider setting your Denver patio on a 4" concrete base reinforced with 1/2" rebar. This procedure is known as a wet lay patio because of the consistency the mortar is when it is set of the concrete base. 

 
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  A Denver flagstone patio or walkway once finished will show off the unique irregular shapes and sizes of the flagstone. Flagstone has a flat surface making it the ideal product to use for walkways and patios. Having irregular size and shaped flagstone to work with proves suitable in free-form and geometric designs.
 
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Commercial Construction in Denver
 
stone veneer fireplaceCommercial masonry is an extensive field of creative work that varies from laying a simple stone wall to the complexity of constructing a high-rise building. The various forms of Commercial masonry include bricklaying, CMU blocks, stone and concrete work. Within this already diverse field there are areas of specialization that include new construction / renovations, repairs and historical restoration..
  While it would definitely be possible and even enjoyable for you to do some projects yourself, such as creating planters or laying stone walkways through the garden, it’s really a good idea to hire Villa masonry to handle any project that requires difficulties beyond that of a novice. Plus you need to remember that most masonry projects are labor intensive and can require some heavy lifting, so if you’re not physically up to the task, it would be best to call Villa Masonry LLC.
 
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Flagstone patio in Denver Colorado

               Flagstone Patios In Denver
    For a stone to be called flagstone, it should have a porous finish to make it suitable for foot walk traction. It usually comes in a variety of shapes and cuts so that it offers a more authentic “outdoorsy” experience than regular paving stones. Large slabs are used for paths, while the smaller pieces are sold as “steppers”. Sometimes flagstone may come squares if it is to be used for a patio.
    This all raises the question: is flagstone the right choice for your outdoor living experience? The charm of flagstone is that it goes with practically exterior architecture and landscaping. One drawback is that flagstone markets tend to be regional, which means that if you want your project to be reasonably priced, you have choices with whatever comes within 500 miles radius. The choices available might not be your preferred colors.
       If you should choose flagstone for your next project, you must examine the quality of the stone. The surface of the stone should be flat, to hinder water and ice from making it crack. Also, you should shoot for a stone that is around 2 inches thick, or more if you can find it.
    One final consideration. proper installation of flagstone is essential to the longevity of its use. A certain amount of unevenness in the stones is considered a feature in hardscaping, but if they are too uneven they can break.

Denver Brickwork & Repair / Tuckpoint

Denver Brick repair / Tuckpoint
   
ALL tuckpoint projects completed with out staining brickOver time, Denver masonry can become cracked and deteriorated, leading to loose bricks, voids in brick, cracks, and crumbling bricks. As bad as it may look, not all instances of Denver masonry deterioration require extensive restoration. In some cases, patching of the mortar joint (Tuckpoint) may be enough to restore the beauty and durability of your structure.
     Cracked, broken & eroded mortar does not just look bad, but it can affect the integrity of the Denver masonry structure. Depending on the level of deterioration, the crumbling brick or block may allow moisture or leaks into the structure itself. Additionally, once deterioration of this nature begins, it often spreads very rapidly. If ignored, it can lead to the need for removing and replacing whole sections of masonry, which would be much more expensive to repair.
 
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Paver patio's & driveways

Paver Patio & Driveways
Denver brick  dry set pavers    Denver brick paver walk ways and patios are becoming more and more popular each year. Our customers like the appearance, texture and charm of the many styles and colors offered in brick. As with almost everything, brick pavers do require some maintenance to stay looking nice. Each year we suggest our customers sand the joints in their brick. Sanding the joints will help prevent erosion between bricks. Erosion between brick joints exposes the compacted base material and can lead to settling. Without sufficient joint sand, brick pavers can and will settle over time. The expansion of ice and snow as it freezes during a Colorado winter is enough to cause movement in brick pavers. Remember, moisture and water can be detrimental to a brick paver walk or patio. If you keep the joints sufficiently sanded you can help prevent brick movement and settling.
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   Another  type of sand that is very popular and durable is called polysand or polymeric sand. Polysand has a bonding agent (polymer) in it that helps keep it in place and is resistance to moisture & bugs.