Plank paving - also known as linear paving - is a style of paving that uses long and thin paving slabs. Laid lengthways, plank paving gives the illusion of depth and can make a narrow area appear wider than it is. One of the most popular styles of this paving in wood effect paving. This style of linear paving gives the illusion of timber sleepers, is easy to maintain and hard wearing against the elements, retaining it’s wood effect for years regardless of wear. Mixing thin paving slabs with regular square paving helps create a varied look to your patio area and adds an extra dimension to its feel. Alternatively, wood effect plank paving is popular to use as a border around a stone patio, which can result in a very attractive image. Some styles are also available in colossus 1m x 1m sizes if you need it. Browse our range below, or get in touch with our team for an expert opinion.
What is Plank Paving?
Plank Paving is the ultimate statement piece to any garden. Its sleek linear outline can be laid in a variety of ways to create a contemporary edge that traditional paving can not compete with.
How to use Plank Paving?
Plank paving's unique size and shape make it a surprisingly versatile paving option depending on how you chose to lay them. If laid lengthways, plank paving can create the illusion of depth, perfect for smaller gardens. Laying the planks diagonally can create an illusion of movement which can result in some eyecatching windy pathways. If the planks are laid in a narrow space the area will look much wider, another great hack to get the most out of a smaller garden.
What Material is Plank Paving?
Much like our paving slabs, the plank paving we have on offer covers all bases. From the ever-popular Indian sandstone for a rustic take on a modern format. To the more contemporary and sleek granite planks your bound to find an option to suit your needs here at LSD.