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Old 12-22-2012, 03:24 PM
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Originally Posted by zedosix View Post
The one bad thing about doing 4x8 pavers in that pattern is the 1/4" paver. Thats why I prefer to use a random patterned brick then those slivers can be eliminated totally.

Perfect cutting is great but the flow of the walkway must be perfect or the beautiful cuts don't mean a darn! (no reference to your walkway dvs.)
In a perfect would I agree random pattern is nice, quick, and easy.

But....reality is - some pavers are better suited for different applications.

I love the old look of a 4x8 clay paver (as used in my pic). It has so much character. Charm. And no 2 pavers are identical!

The walk in my picture took 3 of us 12 hrs to cut (36 man hours).
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