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The Benefits of Using Bluestone Pavers


Not only does Trenton Block provide gardening supplies and masonry tools, but we are a Bluestone supplier.

Pavers are excellent when it comes to giving your home more curb appeal. Pavers are also durable because they can endure the weight of any vehicle. They are also versatile because they come in a multitude of colors and materials. Not only does Trenton Block provide gardening supplies and masonry tools, but we are a Bluestone supplier. Bluestone is a bluish-gray natural stone comprised of sand and quartz that is ideal for both residential and commercial sites. Keep reading to learn all about why Bluestone pavers are beneficial!

The Sealing Process

Unlike other natural stones, Bluestone can have a high-gloss effect when sealed. Bluestone can hold a lot of water, but over time, if you don’t seal the material, it can lose its aesthetics due to bluestone being porous. Make sure to use a sealant made for porous stone. Once sealed, you’ll notice automatically notice the depth and shine as your bluestone becomes brand new looking again!


Sealing protects your paver from heavy foot traffic, chlorine, and salt from pool areas which can degrade the material, dirt, debris from gardens, and scratches. Sealing your bluestone pavers is such a low-maintenance process. It doesn’t require much more to keep your pavers looking fresh and new.


Because Bluestone is a rough surface, you won’t have to worry about trips and falls. Its texture makes it ideal for pool areas because you won’t have to worry about slipping and sliding all over the place. Even using a high-gloss sealer won’t cause the surface to become slippery. Natural cleft bluestone pavers are the most ideal for pool areas.


While best suited for outdoors, you can even incorporate Bluestone pavers into your home. Some homeowners have used bluestone by their patio door to separate the entryways and exits of their home. However, typical applications of bluestones are for garden pathways, walkways, driveways, sidewalks, and features of your backyard

Other Benefits

  • Easy Installation
  • Cost Effective
  • Highly Dense
  • Can Withstand Inclement Weather

The Main Takeaway

Home improvement is a process that shouldn’t be rushed and given heavy thought. When you enhance your home, you want to make sure that the product can last for a long time and doesn’t cost you more money fixing issues after installation. Bluestone is a stylish, durable, and practical investment. If you’re interested in applying it your residential or commercial site, give Trenton Block a call!

Trenton Block and Hardscape Supply Is an Expert In The Outdoor Construction Industry

At Trenton Block & Hardscape Supply, we have 21/2 acres of high-quality hardscaping materials at each of our respective locations. Our experienced team members will help you make sense of all these materials by adding more shape and form to your design ideas. We help you see the possibilities with our extensive design knowledge.

Three convenient locations in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware mean that you’re never too far away from accessing our expertise, artistry, and equipment. Come visit our display areas at all three locations for help making your vision a reality with our comprehensive variety of materials and tools. Contact us at one of our locations and follow us on Facebook.

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