cobblestone paving systems

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by bigviclbi, Mar 2, 2007.

  1. bigviclbi

    bigviclbi LawnSite Senior Member
    from nj
    Messages: 901
    Anybody use this or another brand? Or has anybody actually used whole belgium block buried? I'd like to try one of these this year, this would definately appeal to someone who wants something different. I've seen them advertised in landscape design mags but they are always in Florida. I was watching Rock Solid on diy channel and saw this.
  2. cgland

    cgland LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,929

    They are much thinner than pavers. I would worry about product failure. Plus they are saying to lay them on the base. I didn't catch the psi strenghth on them. Similar?

  3. bigviclbi

    bigviclbi LawnSite Senior Member
    from nj
    Messages: 901

    Meets or exceeds the following ASTM requirements:
    ASTM C 140 | ASTM C 67 | ASTM C 33 | ASTM C 150 | ASTM C 979 | ASTM C 1028-96

    MSDS Information.

    These are the specs. In the installation they say to use concrete sand. I don't see compressive strength, but one of these numbers might be that I do not know.
  4. SouthernYankee

    SouthernYankee LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 789

    Theres an episode of Rock Solid where they do one of these installs.

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