Flagstones are flat stone slabs used in
pavements and patio flooring. They may be regular cut slabs or
irregular and are arranged accordingly. Flagstone for patios can be in
smooth and textured surfaces.
Flagstone accents in strategic places a rich look. Flagstone can be
used to give accent to swimming pool, outdoor fireplace or top
barbecue grill counter. Natural flag stone can be used for secondary
A flagstone pathway or patio can be civilized and formal. Saw cut in
uniform geometric or free form shapes set with regular grout lines
gives a sophisticated style. It an be more rustic or natural with a
Common flagstones are of limestone, sandstone or slate. It is snapped
from the quarry in shallow slabs. It is usually available in sections
2-by-3 feet wide from an inch to three inches thick. Color and texture
will be different in the very same slab of stone!