Paver Setting Solutions

Paver Setting Solutions

Popular landscaping layouts and designs include the addition of paver and natural stone walkways, patios and other outdoor living and entertaining spaces. It is a valued way of beatifying your space, requires low maintenance and contributes to increased property value.

There are many paver and stone choices available for the homeowner.

  • Natural Stone
  • Brick Pavers
  • Flagstone Pavers
  • Concrete Pavers
  • Interlocking Pavers
  • Permeable Pavers

The beauty of using pavers is that they can be designed and placed by anyone.

Things to do before you begin this project is:

  • Locate or create the layout or desired design
  • Choose the paver type
  • Determine the supporting materials needed to make your design come to life
  • Install

SAKRETE offers supporting products for your paver installation project:

Leveling Sand – Sand used over paver base sand when setting pavers.

Multi-Purpose Sand - A graded, washed, and dried sand that can be used as paver base.

Paver Frame and Spikes – Edge restraint tools used to encase and border the paver area.

Polymeric Paver Sands - – A mixture of sand and special additives designed to fill and set the joints between pavers, bricks or natural stone. Used to reduce weed growth and resists joint wash-out that occurs when using only sand. Available items are Paver Set Polymeric Sand & PermaSand Jointing Sand.

Sand Mix – A preblended mixture of sand and cementitious materials. A perfect bedding mix for permanently setting pavers, brick and stone in horizontal projects. Use material from ½” to 2” deep.

Tips for using paver setting solutions:

  • Know your material needs before you begin the project. Preparation is key.
  • Make a plan, measure your space, draw out your paver project in advance.
  • Create an adequate barrier between the soil and the base sand bed to minimize weed growth.
  • Install a well compacted bed of base sand and an adequate layer of leveling sand.
  • Place edge restraints, pavers and jointing sand.
  • For existing paver areas, verify the joint space is within the materials limit of use.
  • Read and follow the material instructions for preparation, use and placement.
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Paver Frame and Spikes
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Polymeric Paver Sand
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Leveling Sand
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Paver Base Sand
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Multi-Purpose Sand