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3 Woods for Your Deck
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Learn about the pros and cons of cedar decking, wood fiber decking, and Epee decking.
The Best Wood for an Outdoor Deck
Charcoal-colored pavers like this one make wonderful visual contrast next to a concrete driveway or a paver of a different color. Just don’t plan to walk barefoot on them in the summer sun!
Where to Use Charcoal-Colored Pavers
Pavers with a smooth surface work well on a patio or walkway, where chipping is unlikely. “Tumbled” or “cobbled” pavers have a rough surface, so that if chipping does occur if won’t stand out like a sore thumb. They’re an excellent choice for your driveway, where an errant snow plow could cause the occasional chip. Learn more in this video with Jeff True.
Choosing a Paver: Flat or Smooth Surface