Klinker Baksteen with Chelmer Valley

By designbox on Thursday, April 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Klinker of Baksteen is a Flemish term used across northern Europe to describe the Dutch and Belgian style of on edge paving. With our ranges such as Old Belgian, Alpha, Nostalgie, Ardenne, Shires, and Commercial, we bring multiple choices in size and texture to this popular clay paving format. In Germany the Klinker term also


Bricks are once again in huge demand!

By designbox on Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

UK manufacturers produced 464 million facing bricks in the first three months of 2015, which is up 5% on the same period of 2014, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). This followed a 17% rise from 2013 to 2014. The UK concentrates on facing bricks, units for housing and other buildings, and so


An Example of Why to Use Our Paving Services

By designbox on Friday, August 8th, 2014 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Although many consumers are unaware of the fact, there is indeed a massive difference between concrete and clay paving. In fact, concrete paving will frequently promise benefits that cannot be delivered. Concrete is subject to erosion, fading and a great deal of wear and tear. So, what are some of the pronounced benefits of the


Garden Paving Styles

By designbox on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 in Uncategorized. No Comments

With summer coming this is the time when we all think of those garden projects, so garden paving and especially the patio paving is a key feature to enjoying the garden. As the days get longer and we all hope warmer, having a paved patio area allows us to fully enjoy the garden. Patio pavers


Using Clay Pavers at home

By designbox on Monday, April 14th, 2014 in Uncategorized. No Comments

By using clay paving in domestic situations, in garden planning, the pathways, driveways, for general landscaping work, and in patio areas, it will always add lasting warmth and depth to your home. But it is really important to distinguish between clay bricks and clay pavers. The tests for pavers are very different to bricks, the