5 Reasons to Add a Fire Feature to Your Patio

Adding a fireplace or firepit to your paver patio is a smart investment. Not only is it one of the top design trends, it extends the use of your outdoor space beyond warm summer months to include crisp fall days and chilly winter nights. Here are the top 5 reasons to consider upgrading your outdoor […]

Winterizing Your Paver Patio

The Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts Indiana will have more snow and colder temperatures than normal this winter. Is your paver patio or driveway prepared to survive the harsh weather? “Freezing temperatures, ice and snow can damage paver stones,” shared Tony Lausas, Founder and President of Paver Rescue. He explained that when accumulated ice and snow melt, they […]

The Biggest Paver Maintenance Myth

By Tony Lausas, Paver Rescue Founder & President Having been in the paver stone business since 1993, I have seen paver maintenance innovate over time. Despite the advancements, a common myth still persists: Many homeowners believe that paver patios and driveways are maintenance free. That statement is false and often leads to extensive problems that could […]

The Little-Known Purpose of Patio Edging

Edging on a paver stone patio, driveway or walkway creates a defined boundary from your hardscape and the lawn or garden next to it. However, its underlying purpose is more than cosmetic. “Edging plays a critical role by keeping the pavers securely in place,” shared Robert Frankel, Paver Rescue’s Sales and Marketing Leader. “Without properly […]

Paver Restoration is More than a Power Wash

Frequently, people ask what makes Paver Rescue’s 5-step restoration service different than what a power wash company offers. There are six key differentiators that allow Paver Rescue to stand apart. Our technicians receive ongoing, specialized training and use only best-in-class professional equipment and commercial-grade, paver-safe cleaning solutions. A power washer’s lack of  paver stone expertise can inadvertently […]

Important Paver Dos and Don’ts

If you want to avoid damage to your paver stone patio, walkway or driveway, there are 10 important rules and maintenance tips to follow.

How to Prevent & Treat Efflorescence

Do your paver stones have a white haze or chalky substance on the surface? The technical term for this naturally occurring phenomenon is called efflorescence. It is caused when moisture from rain, snow or humidity collects in the porous paver stones and the heat from the sun draws the moisture and sodium carbonate (water soluble […]

Top 5 Reasons to Seal Your Paver Patio

We frequently are asked, “Why is it important to seal a paver patio or driveway?” Paver stones are porous and require ongoing maintenance. Sealing is an important part of paver that provides five key benefits: FAQs How frequently should I seal my paver patio or driveway? In general, paver stones should be sealed every three […]