Why Choose Pavers Over Asphalt?

Though a popular option, asphalt hardscapes come with many drawbacks and offer few benefits. System Pavers’ stone-paved hardscapes, on the other hand, are an asset to homeowners. Stronger, longer lasting, and better looking than asphalt, pavers are the clear choice for your home’s hardscape redesign.

Contact System Pavers today to learn more about the benefits of choosing our stone pavers over asphalt for your hardscape project. We would be happy to answer your questions and provide a consultation.



Flexible system made up of individual units that won’t snap under pressure

Dense and contain little to no air pockets, which prevents water from seeping inside and causing cracks

Rigid system that bends and cracks when the earth shifts

Soft material that becomes even softer when hot

Heat can soften asphalt and cause melted bits to stick to shoes and tires


System Pavers backs every paver hardscape we install with a 25-year workmanship warranty

Fragile system that is almost never backed by a warranty


Virtually endless patterns can be created

Many shapes, sizes, colors, and styles available


Allows for very little creativity and cannot be customized

Gray is the only color choice

Curb Appeal

Strengthen curb appeal

Look like new for years after installation

Looks plain and uninteresting

Can weaken curb appeal


Can be incorporated into other outdoor products

Does not blend well with other outdoor elements

Pavers vs Other Materials

Other materials such as stamped concrete, mortar-set brick, flagstone, and concrete, also serve as alternative hardscape surface choices. But when it comes time to compare all their features and benefits, none are superior to pavers.

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