Snap Edge or Concrete Curb For Driveways

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by dchauling, Apr 1, 2007.

  1. dchauling

    dchauling LawnSite Member
    Messages: 159

    Which do you use? Concrete curbing is used on 95% of the driveways here.
  2. cgland

    cgland LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,929

    We use Snap edge

  3. GroundScapesIncorporated

    GroundScapesIncorporated LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Messages: 386

    Snap Edge for everything
  4. dchauling

    dchauling LawnSite Member
    Messages: 159

    I like snap edge as well. The problem is that the competitors are saying: In 3-5 years the snap edge will not hold the brick in place anymore because the ground will heave. (The city is built virtually on a swamp, the new houses in the new subdivisions have sum pumps running spring to fall)

    What do I base my argument on. I have been saying that the concrete will crack and also using the price difference to my advantage.

    Any other suggestions.
  5. Dreams To Designs

    Dreams To Designs LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,406

    Pave Tech edging will not let you down! It is specifically made for light or heavy traffic depending on which product you choose. It may cost more than many others, but what does it cost for a return visit because the edging failed.

  6. dchauling

    dchauling LawnSite Member
    Messages: 159

    What price do you pay for pavetech? I can get it for 1.04/ft and would like to know how that compares.


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