Flagstone – It really cant get more useful than this
Visit the Portage Park in Chicago and you would understand why flagstone is being spoken of so highly by a lot of people. This place has decorations all done up by using flagstone. Castles in England, Wales and Scotland have enough quantities of this wonder stone. So really, flagstone’s correlation to modern day architecture is not surprising at all! But that being said, a lot of flagstone’s popularity came through from ancient times when contractors didn’t mind using this stone for constructing apartments and castles.
The way it is found in nature, it is also known as flat stone. The multitude of uses of flagstone comes to the fore when you know they are also used in cemeteries. These stones are used in cemeteries to make memorials or headstones on the top of a person’s grave. What people didn’t know about flagstone was that it is also known as Pennsylvania Bluestone.
Flagstone is not a stone that is rare, it’s something you could easily purchase in a city near to you. The types of flagstone available may vary depending on what part of the country you live in and what type the stone supplier has in stock.
Did you know that you could use flagstone to build beautiful patios and walkways?
One of the interesting aspects of flagstone, is that they hardly permeate water. This makes them an excellent product to be used on patios and walkways. More importantly, they don’t really conduct heat on the surface of the stone. Making walking on a flagstone walkway would be a memorable experience.
Craig has years of experience installing flagstone, He’s picked up many tip and techniques along the way making working with flagstone very easy. His speculates is installing flagstone patios, paths and walkways.
He’s complied all techniques in an easy to follow step by step guide, taking you by the hand every step of the way, it contains real example photos as he installs a dry laid flagstone patio.
If you planning on installing a patio or path then checkout his guide “how to flagstone patio” , you can also contact him with any question you may have in regards to your project.