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Pavers vs Asphalt

Though a popular option, asphalt hardscapes come with many drawbacks and offer few benefits. System Pavers’ paving stone 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.

Let's Compare

How paving stones stack up to alternate hardscape options such as asphalt:

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Asphalt

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Durability

When you make an investment in your property, you want it to add lasting value and beauty to your home.

Rigid system that bends and cracks when the earth shifts. Soft material that becomes even softer when hot.
Flexible system made up of individual units that won’t snap under pressure.

Longevity

Invest in upgrades that will last for generations.

Fragile system that is almost never backed by a warranty.
System Pavers backs every paver hardscape we install with a 25-year workmanship warranty.

Design

Accent your home’s look by choosing materials available in a wide variety of shapes and colors.

Allows for very little creativity and cannot be customized. Gray is the only color choice.
Virtually unlimited customization options. Many shapes, sizes, colors, and styles available.

Curb Appeal

Enhance the value of your home while creating an outdoor space that impresses from every angle.

Looks plain and uninteresting. Can weaken curb appeal.
Strengthens curb appeal. Looks like new for years after installation.

Functionality

Enjoy an easy-to-maintain space that will withstand the elements while providing years of satisfaction.

Does not complement the look of other outdoor elements.
Seamlessly blends in and enhances the look of outdoor elements.

Concrete

Asphalt

Brick

Flagstone

Stamped Concrete

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