Stansted Paving Blog

Make your patio stand out: Our guide to feature paving

Make your patio stand out: Our guide to feature paving

Published on 28th February, 2018

Make your patio stand out: Our guide to feature paving Feature paving can give your garden patio a real ‘wow’ factor, making it stand out. Here’s three of our favourite ways of using feature paving in your garden.   The Midnight Star Bring a touch of class to your patio area with a midnight star. […]

‘Sleeper Effect’ paving slabs

Published on 5th October, 2016

Railway sleepers are an enormously popular gardening material, they are versatile, look fantastic but will over time fade and rot and can be slippery when wet. At Stansted Paving we decided to overcome this problem by manufacturing concrete sleepers which are available in a variety of colours and can be used to create patio areas […]

The Versatility of Rotunda Circles

Published on 26th September, 2016

A Rotunda will add novelty and interest to your garden project. A Rotunda is formed of concentric circle rings and comes in three sizes; 1.8m, 2.55m and 3.55m diameters. Each ring comprises various numbers of segments. Each size of Rotunda can be supplied as either a full, semi or quarter circle. All sizes are available […]

Is the Writing on the Wall for Stansted Paving

Published on 25th August, 2016

Is the writing on the wall for Stansted Paving? Well it’s on our stepping stones actually. We were recently approached by Helen Fletcher from a local children’s nursery, Doodle Do Day Nursery in Bishops Stortford, about the possibility of producing numbered stepping stones and were more than happy to help. These are numbered 1 to […]

Why now is a great time to start landscaping your garden.

Published on 6th November, 2013

Have you spent the lovely summer sitting in your garden or looking out your window, thinking ‘I wish I could improve it’? There are some good approaches you can take to start. You could ask a designer to come round, but there will be an expense; even at the point you receive your design plan, it […]

Planning a New Garden

Published on 6th September, 2013

Whether you have just moved into a new home and want to give the garden your personal touch, or you just want to revamp your current garden, once you have the vision you really need to stop and make a plan. There are lots of things to consider when planning a garden, so you thought […]

Why lay a new patio or paving slabs

Why lay a new patio or paving slabs

Published on 29th August, 2013

Are you soon ready to hang up your garden tools for the season and ready to sit back on the sofa for the start of the football season. That’s why Autumn is the best time to have that patio or paving slabs project started. Why is that we often get asked?  Why lay a new […]

Why Not Update Your Garden With a New Patio?

Published on 30th May, 2013

Do you dream of a fantastic new garden, but don’t have the funds to make it a reality? Why not update your garden existing garden with a new patio? It really can be an amazing transformation and there are so many designs and products to choose from. Traditional slabs, cobblestone effect, circles, octagons, herringbone. Then […]