Laying a row of pavers side to side, perpendicular to the rest of the pavers in the body of the patio
Commonly used as border treatment on patios.
-Their main function is to prevent spreading and loss of load-bearing capability.
-Puts full blocks on the edge of the patio so there are no small or cut pieces along the outside. Small or cut pieces can possibly work loose.
-From a design standpoint, it’s a great opportunity to mix materials, colors, and/or textures and to create contrast.
-It also gives the patio a clean, defined edge.