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Frequently Asked Questions

When you insist on Cambridge Pavingstones with ArmorTec®, you're guaranteed a superior maintenance-free alternative to traditional pavement - more cost-effective, more durable, more aesthetically pleasing and ultimately more economical than poured concrete, asphalt or brick. As a Thank You to customers who have chosen Cambridge Pavingstones we have created a Care and Maintenance information sheet which also includes a famous family recipe! Please click here to view.

Here are some frequently asked questions:

Q: What is Efflorescence?
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Q: Can pavingstones be installed anywhere instead of asphalt or poured concrete?
A: Yes.
Choose Cambridge Pavingstones with value-added ArmorTec for any paving project. An interlocking Cambridge Pavingstones system will instantly improve your home's appearance and increase its appraised value. With dozens of shapes and colors to choose from, design possibilities for driveways, walkways, patios & pools, sunrooms and other areas are endless.
Q: How do Cambridge Pavingstones hold up compared to asphalt and poured concrete?
A: Better.
Cambridge Pavingstones stand up to whatever Mother Nature deals out - snow, ice & floods. Cambridge Pavingstones won't even fade under summer's harsh sun. Unlike asphalt, they are maintenance-free without the need for messy sealers. Save time & money season after season. Did you know...? Interlocking pavingstones are an engineered pavement system and are used at airports, taxiways, container ports, industrial and corporate campuses as well as on streets for urban renewal projects.
Q: What makes pavingstones so strong and resilient?
A: They are made of high-density concrete.
Cambridge Pavingstones are twice as strong as and less absorbent than poured concrete. Surface stains on patios and driveways are minimized. Damage from de-icing salts and snowplows is eliminated. The mortarless, flexible, interlocking system won't crack or heave as a result of ground movement. Ugly patches are a thing of the past.
Q: Can ArmorTec come off?
A: No.
ArmorTec and the paver are, in fact, one. ArmorTec, also referred to as "hardfacing," has been field-proven for over 40 years in Europe, where pavingstone technology originated and continues to evolve.
Q: Can pavingstones be installed over existing pavement?
A: Yes.
Cambridge Pavingstones can be used as an overlay over existing concrete patios and walkways as well as asphalt driveways. Costs incurred for removal and disposal of existing asphalt or concrete are therefore eliminated.
Q: Are pavingstones slippery?
A: No.
Pavingstones surpass the standards for slip-resistance set by the Americans With Disabilities Act. Cambridge Pavingstones with technologically-advanced ArmorTec provide even more durability and skid-resistance than ordinary pavers.

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