give a wide range of surface finishes —smooth to textured. Many
available colors, shapes, and laying patterns can compliment the
architectural style of your home.
elegant, permanent, yet informal “Old World”
Surface is usually
colored. Patterns look good from a distance, but
close up surface looks
shades of red and red-brown. Limited number of
shapes available. Grey or light brown.
Grey or light brown.
Can be colored throughout or on surface
options. Difficult to get neat looking edges.
Cracks will likely develop. Stamped and colored
asphalt looks fake.
Crushed Stone or
Typically a rustic
Appearance varies with color and shape