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Why do you need a garden paving and border specialist?

Within the world of garden landscaping, the options are endless. Paving stones can be used to create paths, swimming pools and patios, and a unique arrangement of stones can make the design truly your own.

Choosing the right paving is vital for both aesthetic and durability purposes. Not only do you have to find a material that looks great, but it must also be resistant and able to withstand harsh weather conditions without deteriorating. When considering these factors, outdoor stone floors are the most appropriate.

Outdoor stone floors have many advantages: they are resistant, durable and not easily altered by time or the elements. With different types available, they can also be aesthetically pleasing, showcasing a unique beauty that looks both natural and authentic. A quality stone paving and border specialist can provide you with exquisite and sophisticated outdoor flooring. Though it’s easy to worry about the garden paving cost when it’s done by a professional, if it’s done right it’ll last you for years and prove itself to be more than worth the money.

If you are looking for a durable, sturdy and easy-to-maintain stone paving solution for your garden but lack the time or knowledge to do it yourself, or you’re unsure about the best stone design or materials that will suit your property, a stone paving and bordering specialist can help. Whether you prefer a classic, modern or unusual look, a specialist can advise you on what will work for your home.

What does a garden paving and border specialist do?

A stone paving and border specialist stands out from a regular builder, as they possess knowledge and expertise on paving for functional and aesthetic purposes. Stone paving experts can offer a diverse assortment of concrete or natural paving stones for you to choose from. The responsibilities of a paving specialist include:

  • Construction and installation of stone paving and borders: A specialist can install a variety of different stone types to achieve the look that you want in your garden.
  • Garden paving designs: With an eye for design, paving experts can arrange stones to create both a functional and beautiful space.
  • Maintenance of stone paving and borders: Paving requires ongoing maintenance to ensure it lasts. Your specialist will provide you with clear instructions to care for your concrete, and if requested, can carry out regular checks to ensure your stones aren’t cracked or broken. They can also thoroughly clean your garden paving with specialist techniques like water jetting.

How to find garden paving services near you?

To find cheap garden paving solutions near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with tradesmen in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work.
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to specialist gardeners in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job. Compare garden paving prices when decided who is the right contractor for you.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

Are you looking for a stone paving and border specialist? Whatever your gardening needs, HaMuch can match you with a reliable tradesman near you. Enter your postcode to get started.

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Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Dacorum£33£228
Dudley£24£194
Caerphilly£24£175
Crewe & Nantwich£34£201
East Riding£19£152
Wokingham£40£236
Salisbury£52£317
Halton£25£185
Waverley£52£245
Horsham£27£206

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Gloucester£27£208
Maidstone£28£215
East Hampshire£20£186
Aberdeenshire£26£204
Leicester£24£194
Windsor & Maidenhead£36£222
East Ayrshire£27£223
Macclesfield£36£196
Swansea£20£156
Highland£25£202

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Torbay£27£215
Wrexham Maelor£26£196
Nuneaton & Bedworth£36£236
Macclesfield£29£210
East Devon£30£220
Bolton£30£213
Kingston-upon-Hull£27£173
Liverpool£28£199
Newport£29£205
Peterborough£29£226

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Falkirk£18£155
Milton Keynes£22£154
Slough£33£241
East Devon£18£142
Bassetlaw£21£184
Suffolk Coastal£15£133
East Ayrshire£12£75
Blackpool£26£219
Braintree£28£142
Preston£32£231

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Mid Bedfordshire£60£228
Derby£45£236
Chelmsford£45£300
Kingston-upon-Hull£18£145
Bridgend£42£120
Wrexham Maelor£50£300
Crewe & Nantwich£70£160
North Somerset£30£213
Nuneaton & Bedworth£27£146
West Lancashire£40£222

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
East Devon£15£101
Milton Keynes£19£139
Vale Royal£16£130
Liverpool£14£115
Trafford£14£109
Stroud£36£255
Southampton£14£116
Solihull£15£168
Breckland£15£120
South Lanarkshire£95£600

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Canterbury£38£240
Guildford£47£277
Bournemouth£43£338
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff£35£250
Redcar & Cleveland£38£300
Horsham£45£250
Slough£42£235
North Lanarkshire£31£89
Newcastle-upon-Tyne£48£225
Wycombe£27£153

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
South Somerset£33£263
North Hertfordshire£47£270
Highland£40£320
South Gloucestershire£38£248
Kings Lynn & West Norfolk£43£280
Broadland£42£260
Erewash£39£242
Aberdeen£34£255
Windsor & Maidenhead£52£281
Eastleigh£42£262

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Warrington£38£226
Maidstone£44£247
Isle of Wight£39£236
South Somerset£31£254
Solihull£38£227
Scarborough£28£240
Vale of Glamorgan£38£223
Stratford-on-Avon£47£249
Havant & Waterloo£41£244
Stockton-on-Tees£36£242

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Wirral£23£154
Falkirk£17£137
Southend-on-Sea£25£171
Dudley£19£149
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff£20£156
Portsmouth£27£171
Warrington£23£171
Wychavon£20£158
South Tyneside£21£152
Havant & Waterloo£24£173

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