How to do patio installation

One way of making your house look more beautiful and distinct is the addition of a patio. The biggest challenge of its installation is selecting the right paver. A patio paver will give you lots of options for design and can be used on patios which are either large or small.

What is Patio Installation?

Patio installation is the process of adding a new patio to a home. The contractor will inspect and measure the property to determine the correct size, and will then make use of tools such as a saw, plate compactor and leveling sand to complete the project. Patios can be made out of a variety of materials, with the most popular being, stone, concrete or brick. Each material type has its own advantages and drawbacks, and can be purchased in an array of textures and colors.

When Do You Need Patio Installation in New Jersey?

  • When you want a surface that isn’t slippery: Installing a new patio with a material such as brick will result in a surface which is textured and high in abrasiveness, which means it will not become slippery when wet and the chances of slipping and falling is significantly reduced.
  • When you want a surface that is simple to maintain: A patio which is high maintenance is of little value to many homeowners these days that are busy with other things. A patio that is correctly installed will require little upkeep aside from washing with a hose or sweeping with a broom.
  • When you want to boost the market value of your house: Installing a new patio is a great way to increase the curb appeal and value of the property. It is something to consider particularly if you plan to sell the home in the future.
  • When you desire durability: The materials typically used when installing a new patio will result in a surface that is extremely tough and will withstand not only elements such as rain, snow and heat, but heavy loading and traffic. As such they will often be used in both commercial and residential buildings.
  • When you want an entertainment area: Many homeowners, particularly those that live in smaller houses, use their patio as a place for entertainment. You can have a barbecue or host another event, and the patio allows you to extend the space of your home without the costs that would be needed to add an additional room. You will also get to enjoy the outdoor air.

Why Choose Affordable Home Services for NJ Patio Installation?

A patio will serve you well only if it is installed correctly, and this is exactly what you will get from us. Affordable Home Services has been in operation since 1947 and since that time we’ve performed thousands of construction projects for local residents, including patio installation. The patio we install will perfectly complement your home and will be a place where your friends and loved ones can enjoy themselves for many years to come. Simply call (973) 473-4830 or email us at

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