Slate Paving

Posted On 12/01/2020
We supply a huge range of slate paving throughout Cornwall.

And on this project at Pentire in Newquay, our customer asked us to supply slate paving for their terrace’s.

Preparing a patio by Everything Stone After the building contractor laid and compacted the hardcore to the necessary falls.

We delivered the slate paving, and the laying bagan.

Preparing a patio by Everything Stone installing slate paving by Everything Stone The slate paving is laid on a wet mortar bed using 4:1 sand & cement.

installing slate paving by Everything Stone Plastic spacers are useful to help keep the joints a regular size.

installing slate paving by Everything Stone You will also notice that we have supplied slate risers for the steps.

Which is always a nice finish.

installing slate paving by Everything Stone Grouting the joints is always the final job and the building contractor used Mapei’s Ultra Colour plus (colour mid grey 112).

installing slate paving by Everything Stone This Brazilian dark grey slate always gives a great finish.

installing slate paving by Everything Stone And with only a very tiny amount of riven, this slate can be used internally or externally.

You can view one of our previous blog posts showing internal slate flooring, click here – Brazilian Slate in Cornwall

installing slate paving by Everything Stone So there you have it, another project completed using slate paving from Everything Stone.

installing slate paving by Everything Stone If you have an upcoming project then why not pop down to see us at Par near St Austell in Cornwall.

Where you can walk around our two external displays and get inspired.

We have over 40 natural stone patios on display along with loads of landscaping features.

Coping stones, step tread & riser sets, edgings, kerbs, gate posts & columns.

You can also view the latest in natural stone wall cladding systems with over 20 displays.

Perfect for those garden walls or feature walls.

Being able to see the products on display really helps you visualise your own landscaping project.

And whilst your here looking at all the landscaping products, you can discuss your project with one of the Everything Stone team.

We are open 6 days a week on Monday to Friday from 8 – 5 & on Saturdays from 8 – 2.