High-quality stepping stones from Nicolock Paving Stones are designed to create a defined, organic walkway without compromising the landscape’s natural beauty. These specially designed pavers can be laid out on grass, gravel, dirt, mulch and other surfaces. These steps will allow you to see more of the landscape, while protecting it from foot traffic. Our stepping stones are made in the U.S. with our state-of-the-art manufacturing to support each step, while maintaining the look of real stone.
Engineered stepping stones can be laid out any way you like to create straight or winding paths. They measure 22 inches wide by 16.5 inches long to hold even the largest feet. Popular colors such as our Autumn Cotswold, York Brown and Bluestone blends add a touch of style. Pay a visit the Nicolock Blog for more ideas about how to use your stepping stone pavers for function and charm.
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You can measure and mark out the areas where you would like to place your stepping stones in your yard, or use a garden hose to lay out an informal pattern first.
Many different materials can be used for making stepping stones, such as concrete, natural stone, glass mosaic tiles, pebbles and more. The material you choose will largely depend on personal preference.
Yes, stepping stones need a base. A base of 7″-8″ of compacted sand is a good base for most types of stepping stones.
When laying stepping stones, it is helpful to level the ground prior to installation using sand or gravel and have a trowel at hand for spreading mortar if needed.
It is recommended that you seal the surface of a stepping stone after installation with either concrete sealer or silicone-based waterproofing sealant to protect against weathering and wear over time.
Yes, decorative patterns are possible when creating stepping stones by incorporating shapes and textures into the design.
The 24″ rule is often considered the standard when spacing stepping stones. This means that standard 16″x16″ stepping stones should be spaced approximately 24″ center-to-center to comfortably accommodate the stride of an average adult.
An average 16″x16″ stepping stone weighs approximately 40 pounds, though the exact weight varies depending on the type of stepping stone and the material it is made out of.