Understanding Bluestone Patio
Having bluestone patio as part of patio flooring will create such unique beauty for your patio furthermore, if you put such rustic style on your patio. Bluestone for patio comes in two different types. They are irregular bluestone sometimes it is called as flagstone which has natural appearance that you take from the wild and thermal bluestone which shape is similar (uniform) that has certain thickness in each piece that make this type becomes perfect choice for patio unlike irregular bluestone. So then, if you decide to have bluestone for your patio, here are things you need to know about bluestone.
Bluestone is known as expensive material compared to other patio’s pavers so that you need to be sure about the budget you have. You need to think about extra budget when you live in the area which far from bluestone manufacturer. Moreover, the cost is not only about purchasing the bluestone but also installing bluestone. So then, be ready. However, if you don’t care about the budget, then it won’t be a problem. Then, it is the time to choose the color for bluestone patio. The color comes in two different choices such as blue color and kaleidoscope color. Blue color means all of the bluestone color in the same blue shade.
Meanwhile, kaleidoscope color is some ranges of color like blue, light purple, and tan- when you choose typical kaleidoscope color you need to sure that the color proportion of the bluestone perfectly match to each other. After, you purchase and pick your desire color. The next thing to do is choosing the installation method for your bluestone. They are wet laid and dry laid bluestone installation. The dry laid bluestone is more economical than the wet laid however, this method is not always worked for any patio. Instead you can use wet laid bluestone installation for your bluestone patio