The world of interlocking is full of potential. Discover fun interlocking paver design ideas, from style and laying patterns to new paver materials.
Just like kitchen backsplashes and bathroom tile, interlocking pavers go through trends. New textures, styles and patterns are always emerging and can instantly refresh your outdoor space.
If you’re looking for interlocking pavers design ideas, there are some great new interlocking trends this year.
What is a soldier course? Soldier courses are banding or edge rows in interlocking pavers. They’re always on style to some degree, but lately we’ve been installing bolder soldier courses that contrast with the main interlocking’s texture. Playing with texture is a great way to make your interlocking stand out. Sailor courses can also be used the same way as a paving perimeter using any kind of rectangular stone.
Everything old is new again, including in interlocking. If you want a regal, traditional, or estate-worthy interlocking look, consider trends of the past such as:
You can take any style of interlocking paver and lay it in a unique pattern. What’s in style for interlock design patterns this year?
We have many of these styles on display in our interlocking gallery. Check out some of the examples of interlock driveway design pictures for inspiration.
Beyond style and color, the world of interlocking is innovating new products. One option is permeable pavers that allow water to pass through. These environmental interlocking pavers help control storm water, reducing pollution into local lakes and rivers. They also help keep water from overflowing your own landscaping.
Another new option is porcelain pavers. These are exceptionally durable and hard pavers made from natural materials. They may come in many textures but it’s most popular to choose smooth porcelain pavers for a very contemporary look.
Remember that with any type of interlocking pattern, you can always add some additional lighting, such as ground lights or bollards, to truly make your space stand out.
Have a specific interlocking paver design idea? Grand River Natural Stone can make your vision come to life. Reach out to us to discuss your idea.