Terrazzo Pavers Are Ideal for Outdoor Use

Ever think of improving the looks of your old looking driveway or front yard? Well, Terrazzo pavers are the ideal material on how to beautify and upgrade the space.terrazzo pavers You can utilize it to good use for your outdoor embellishing applications owing to its compactness and acknowledged permanence.

When it comes to external pavement improvements, industry renowned Terrazzo pavers by Terrazzo Australian Marble are the ideal solution to exterior applications. With a honed finish as its standard, no other paver in the market is so easy to clean and maintain throughout its lifetime. Continue reading “Terrazzo Pavers Are Ideal for Outdoor Use”

Why it’s Wiser to Choose Terrazzo

The answer is why not? Really, that is the wisest answer available to the uninitiated in the intricacies of this wonderful construction material. For those not in the know, terrazzo offers a host of more pluses than minuses in the long haul! Read on and be enthralled with terrazzo’s magic!

Versatile to the max!

Terrazzo gives you the flexibility to make the most of its many different uses. Use it as tiles (either as terrazzo tiles or in-situ that is poured on site or pavers in walkways) or as pre casts (very stunning applications have been achieved to include stairs, steps and risers, skirting, wall panels, coving, benchtops for kitchens, bathrooms or lavatories, and work areas in general, columns, shower partitions and more recently public furniture in parks and walkways). Terrazzo Pre cast is available in exacting standards in various sizes and attractive finishes. The pre cast method of application lessens the work time required considerably as the pre cast products are simply made at the factory prior its installation on site! Continue reading “Why it’s Wiser to Choose Terrazzo”

Terrazzo Pavers: For High End Living Outdoor Spaces

The great outdoors or more to the point, the great Australian cosmopolitan outdoors will certainly look more pleasing to the eyes with Terrazzo Pavers from Terrazzo Australian Marble. Terrazzo Pavers add a more sophisticated look to outdoor malls and specialty shop walkways, swimming pools, patios, public walk ways, theme parks, hotel entrances, street sidewalks, backyards and a host of other outdoor installations. Its sturdiness is perfect for heavy foot or pedestrian traffic areas. What more, these Pavers are manufactured with safety in mind with its anti-slip and easy to clean with its honed finish as a standard. Plus and more importantly, Terrazzo Australian Marble range of external terrazzo pavers are hermetically pressed to produce a durable tile that will withstand the elements; come rain, sun or snow for years and years to come. Unique and colorful, Terrazzo Pavers adds a touch of difference and more exquisiteness to the surroundings. Most architects, builders and homeowners are mesmerized by what Terrazzo Pavers can achieve in the overall design concept of a particular construction venture.

How it’s made  

Terrazzo Australian Marble takes pride on how its Terrazzo pavers are manufactured in its factory. Made with various hard aggregates such as granite, river pebble, quartz and basalt expertly combined and mixed with a strong cement binder. The pavers are honed in the factory and shot blast to give the tiles an anti-slip texture for your safety and protection. Each tile is individually chamfered (or cut in a groove or bevel) for that distinctive and prestigious look. Continue reading “Terrazzo Pavers: For High End Living Outdoor Spaces”

The Durability and Design Flexibility of Terrazzo Pavers

Terrazzo pavers are considered premium materials for outdoor construction projects nowadays. It is widely used for patios, swimming pools and walkways. Terrazzo Australian Marble will be sharing why the durability and design flexibility advantages of this most sought after material.

Terrazzo pavers consist of various hard aggregates such as granite, river pebble, quartz and basalt combined with a cement binder. The pavers are honed in a factory and shot blast to give the tiles an anti slip texture. Each tile is individually chamfered for that prestigious look.

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Example of terrazzo paver implemented by Terrazzo Australian Marble in a commercial establishment

Terrazzo pavers can withstand harsh outdoor elements such as rain, extreme cold, and heat. It is completely weather proof. It can withstand heavy foot traffic making it a perfect material for outdoor walkways.

Terrazzo pavers are also known to be moisture resistant. When exposed to water, they are not susceptible to grout and stains. Terrazzo pavers are also non-slippery, this quality is excellent if you are planning to lay out tiles for swimming pools.

Example of terrazzo paver implemented on a swimming pool. Source: Veneto

Because of its durability, many clients of Terrazzo Australia Marble enjoys minimum maintenance of their pavers. This results in huge cost savings in the long run.

Design Flexibility
Terrazzo external pavers can be manufactured to match to complement existing outdoor furniture and structures.  If you want to have a minimalist design, you can choose from a wide variety of colors to fit your theme. Here are some colors you can apply for your project. Continue reading “The Durability and Design Flexibility of Terrazzo Pavers”

Terrazzo Pavers by Terrazzo Australian Marble

Terrazzo pavers are considered the best when it comes to the outdoor environment. It is robust. It has a lot of design flexibility. It is less costly to maintain in the long-run and it is considered safe for high foot traffic.

Terrazzo pavers are the preferred materials by builders for patios, gardens, walkways and other outdoor amenities. In this article, Terrazzo Australia will share insights about this material. It will share why terrazzo pavers is the best choice per outdoor area.

Swimming Pools

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Photo courtesy: Terrazzo Veneto Pool

Terrazzo pavers are extremely elegant. It has color tones that make the environment look premium and high-end. This makes it the ideal material for swimming pools. Anyone can have a resort feel if they combine greenery, rattan furniture, and these tiles. White and grey tones work very well, promoting a minimalist feel for the pool.

It is best practice to make the surface anti-slip. Since the floor will be splashed with water, the anti-slip surface helps make it safe for swimmers and passersby.

Another reason why these tiles should be considered is its durability. Terrazzo pavers are not prone to cracks and erosion due to water. As long as the PH value is not acidic, it can handle any liquid.

Patios/ Gardens

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Photo source: Pinterest

Terrazzo pavers thrive in minimalist and zen-like garden themes. The neutral tones of pavers work hand in hand with the color of wood, greeneries and dark tones. The photo above shows a classic example why terrazzo makes these types of garden stand up. You can also use plant boxes that are composed of terrazzo similar to the image below.


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Since terrazzo pavers are built tough, it works very well for walkways. It can be used for parks, harbors, side streets, entrances to buildings and outdoor staircases.

A best practice when using this material is to make it anti-slip. Walkways are prone to rains since these are outdoors. Hundreds and even thousands of people will pass by the area. Making it anti-slip ensure their safety.  Continue reading “Terrazzo Pavers by Terrazzo Australian Marble”

Why Terrazzo is a Good Choice for External Paving

Terrazzo tiles are one of the best construction components nowadays. It is considered the material of choice by most architects and builders. Did you know that you can also use it outdoors? In this article, we will discuss why you should consider Terrazzo pavers for your outdoor projects.

Advantages of Terrazzo Pavers

* Built Tough– terrazzo pavers are very tough. It can withstand harsh environments. It can survive any types of weather: rainy, cold and hot. Stone pavers can break during harsh winters. Travertine and Rhylite ones crack especially if it encounters too much moisture. Concrete pavers erode over time.

Among all material mentioned above, terrazzo wins when it comes to robustness. The pavers can handle heavy foot traffic. Terrazzo pavers are ideal materials for patios, side streets, walkways, etc.

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* Designer’s Choice– like its indoor counterpart terrazzo pavers have a wide variety of design to choose from. It supports various colors and themes. Terrazzo pavers can be used for the flooring of murals. A lot of theme parks have used it as emblems and floor artworks.

Brick pavers and rhyolite/travertine pavers have limited color choices compared to the terrazzo ones. Terrazzo can also have a natural look comparable with stone pavers. Among the materials, terrazzo offers the most design flexibility.

Terrazzo pavers can be cut and crafted to different shapes. Mixing the different tones can produce elegant geometric shapes. Continue reading “Why Terrazzo is a Good Choice for External Paving”

Integrating Pavers into Design

Pavers are good materials to consider for outdoor projects. There are a lot of pavers available in the market namely: brick pavers, stone pavers, Rhyolite/Travertine pavers and Terrazzo pavers. Each of these has their own distinct advantages towards designs.

In this article, we scoured the web on the best implementation of these materials. We will showcase the best we have seen. Some of them is a combination of multiple paver types. Hope this can provide some inspirations for your construction work.

Brick Pavers Inspiration

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Photo Courtesy of BrickDoctor

The combination of red bricks and stone bricks. This is a sample of classic pavers implemented in a garden.

Photo courtesy: Yelp

Elegant execution of red bricks. Combined with outdoor furniture and fine landscaping one can get a resort-like feel for their lawns and gardens. The fireplace is also made up of concrete and rugged red bricks. Continue reading “Integrating Pavers into Design”