Black Limestone Flamed & Tumbled G031

Black Limestone Flamed & Tumbled G031

Black Limestone Flamed & Tumbled G031Why should you use black limestone when paving your driveway?

Are you looking for a great and classy look for your driveway? Then black limestone paving is the best choice for you. Which is a kind of sedimentary rock composed mainly of calcium carbonate. Limestone is found at the bottom of the ocean. They are a highly versatile natural stone that is most suitable and stability makes them your number one choice for your driveway application.

Is Black Limestone Suitable for Driveway Pavers?

Yes, of course. Black limestone driveway pavers are very suitable because they have more beauty, more durability, and less corrosion. From an external point of view, it would be great to see the outlook of your home. Limestone of black color is of very standard quality. Limestone has a lot of bearing capacity so it is less corrosive.

Limestone pavers are very porous in their texture. They are able to hold enormous amounts of water. Their rough and rugged texture makes them non-slip and water-resistant. The different lithotypes are quite similar: they are mudstone composed mainly of calcite and have the same fabric, characterized by the effect of the packing.

In terms of texture, limestone will give you a smoother finish with fewer ridges and it is this more even finish that makes it a great option for driveways as well as many indoor projects. On the other hand, sandstone with a sawn finish can look more contemporary and certain types with a grittier finish can be more slip-resistant.

The natural texture of black limestone

Limestone is made from piles of carcasses of marine animals that have been in the ocean for millions of years. It is found at the bottom of the ocean. Consists of several colors such as white, yellow and gray-blue, beige, and cream.

The surface of black limestone paving apart from the occasional riven is very flat and uniform. This combined with the consistent black color makes it suitable for contemporary gardens and landscapes. Black Limestone is extremely dense & hence making the products made out of it strong and durable. This natural limestone is very tough and resistant to slip and has great tolerance towards freezing and thawing conditions, which makes it ideal for commercial sites. Limestone is mainly composed of calcium carbonate. Which is a type of mineral called calcite. The reason most limestones are black is because calcite crystals are very clear and the origin of black limestone is in the marine sediments where sunlight is radiated. Due to the high concentration of organic matter everywhere, it retains a black color. Stone is not a good choice for outdoor construction. So the role of black limestone in beautifying your driveway is immense.

Black limestones are usually formed in a deposit environment with limited circulation and high organic matter such as a lagoon. This results in organic feeding / limiting the presence of decaying organisms / reducing anaerobic conditions, similar to the backswamp environment in classic settings.

Why black limestone is the best paving for your driveways?

Driveways are great places for showing off your personality. It’s a necessary part of any home. You need to make sure that it is able to withstand the high pressure of the vehicle! And to defend oneself against any weather-related problems
Only if you can be sure whether you are capable or not, it is possible to express your personality and good taste outwardly.

If you pave black limestone on the driveway of your home. Then the outlook will be beyond your imagination. It can hold enough weight. And having tiny holes can protect you from weather problems. It tends to be much longer-term.

What is the difference between black limestone and other limestones?

Minerally, there is no difference between limestone and black limestone. It is black in appearance due to its high organic matter content. Also the presence of black limestone like other limestones. The only difference is that the presence of high organic content is a bit higher.

Most of the black limestone has fossils which gives it an attractive appearance. So its slabs are mostly used for flooring / tiling and paving.

So you don’t have to look for features in the limestones, just find the color you like and pave the exterior of your home.

But yes. Where in the world are you! A lot depends on the environment, what your outdoors will be like. If you live in a place where there is a road next to your house or there is a highway then black limestone paving will be better for you if you do limestone paving. It is a must have, for any Affiliate, promoting any program. Now the rest of the decision is up to you. So what you have decided to do, be determined in your mind now. But our suggestion is that you prefer to use black limestone for paving your home highway.

Where to find black limestone for paving my driveway?

So far I have made it clear to you that what is black limestone? How does it work? And why it is important to use. Now at this point I will make it clear to you that if you want to use limestone for your highway paving, where can you find good quality black limestone? . We have a unique and exclusive line of natural stone products for pool copings, retaining walls, driveways, and patios. This includes Porcelain, Sandstone, Travertine, Marble, Lava Stone, Limestone, Granite, and other manufactured paving stones. For your outdoor cooking needs, we also distribute and install wood-burning as well as gas pizza ovens by Twin Eagles, Delta, and Summit outdoor kitchen appliances.

All our divisions provide the following services:

Home Remodeling, Swimming Pools, Paver Cleaning and Sealing, Outdoor Sports Courts, Epoxy Flooring, Landscape, and Masonry Design, and Construction. All our divisions are headed by well-experienced personnel.

Our latest division is the manufacturing of clay brick ovens, made from the best materials on earth. We distribute all these ovens throughout North America, we also display them at the showroom and have weekly demonstrations on how to use the ovens.

“Any services that are not covered under our Home Improvement License are performed by a licensed and insured Subcontractor”.
Gappsi is a complete one-stop-shop for all construction-related needs, providing a wide variety of services from home remodeling, home extensions, roofing and sidings, windows and doors, kitchens and baths, decks, railings, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts, landscape design, masonry work, pools, pool patios, copings, porches, basement entrances, stucco, holiday/landscape decorative lighting, and restoration of old paving stones like Cambridge and Nicolock.
We offer a wide variety of outdoor appliances including Twin Eagle, Delta, Primo, AMG, Summerset, Summit outdoor refrigerator, Fontana, and Alfa Ovens. We also offer our own line of Italian, handmade brick ovens, forged from volcanic clay, with many different models to choose from. Our showroom display also includes the most beautiful and unique imported natural stones for patios, walkways, and driveways.
We provide these services in the following areas of Nassau and Suffolk County. (Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon, Huntington, Islip, Smithtown, Brookhaven, Southampton, Riverhead, East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor, Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor, and East Norwich)
Gappsi’s knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dreams!

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Marble Pavers and Coping Upper Brookville NY

Marble Pavers and Coping Upper Brookville NY

Marble Pavers and Coping Upper Brookville NYMarble Pavers and Coping installed for this gunite pool patio and house patio in Upper Brookville Nassau county NY. The all gunite pool was remodeled, we installed new waterline tiles under the coping porcelain tiles. The patio and the pool coping with G37 marble pavers from the Gappsi Stone collection. Very beautiful marble, a combination of beige and tan. The house patio consists of a large 20×30 ft patio area f and long stairs installed by backyard sliding doors.
Gappsi is a complete one-stop-shop for all construction-related needs, providing a wide variety of services from home remodeling, home extensions, roofing and sidings, windows and doors, kitchens and baths, decks, railings, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts, landscape design, masonry work, pools, pool patios, copings, porches, basement entrances, stucco, holiday/landscape decorative lighting, and restoration of old paving stones like Cambridge and Nicolock.
We offer a wide variety of outdoor appliances including Twin Eagle, Delta, Primo, AMG, Summerset, Summit outdoor refrigerator, Fontana, and Alfa Ovens. We also offer our own line of Italian, handmade brick ovens, forged from volcanic clay, with many different models to choose from. Our showroom display also includes the most beautiful and unique imported natural stones for patios, walkways, and driveways.
We provide these services in the following areas of Nassau and Suffolk County. (Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon, Huntington, Islip, Smithtown, Brookhaven, Southampton, Riverhead, East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor, Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor, and East Norwich)
Gappsi’s knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dreams!

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Electric Swimming-Pool Safety Auto-Covers

Electric Swimming-Pool Safety Auto-Covers

Electric Swimming-Pool Safety Auto-CoversThis pool is equipped with an auto cover. An auto cover is one of the best investments you can make when you own a pool, especially in areas where the swim season is not that long. The auto cover is also a solar cover and it will help make the water hotter. It will prevent the heater from running as much if you have a heater. It also works as a sanitizer where the raining water does not get mixed into the pool. The chemicals will never get unbalanced. It comes with a special pump you can just drop on top of the cover and it will pump water from the top of the cover. An auto cover gives you the freedom to design your own backyard. You don’t have to protect yourself, so you don’t have to install a fence between your entrance to the backyard and the pool area. This will also minimize the size of the patio you built, because the pool that is equipped with an auto cover is built closer to the backyard door because you are not going to install mesh cover you are not going to have straps sticking out of your patio. And cover the stones in the winter time because. The auto cover can be used as a winter cover and you are also going to winterize the pool differently if you have an auto cover. The best part of a safety auto cover is that you can actually walk on the cover, it’s a safety feature to protect your kids and pets from an open pool. The auto cover comes equipped with a pump that gets dropped on top of the cover and automatically pumps water out from the top of the pool. When it senses the water and shuts off when there is no more water. If you look at the dust that is sitting on the top of the cover that came with the rain, today was very hot and there was a lot of dust in the air. If you look on top of the cover you see air bubbles. The air bubbles are hot hair trapped under the cover that proves the cover retains the heat. So if your heater is running it will run for less time. If you don’t have the heater the temperature of the pool will be 10 to 15 degrees hotter than of a pool without the auto cover. This hose is connected to the pump and the water gets pumped out of the pool into the lawn. All This water would have been inside the pool and would have unbalanced the chemicals, the filter would have been backwashed and you would have to add new DE to the filter along with the other chemicals to balance the water chemistry. An auto cover is the best investment you can make when you own a pool, especially in Nord East or areas where the season is very short. This job was completed and installed by Gappsi including pool patio, with G045 travertine and the pool house. In this part of the video today is a very sunny day. Great day to use the pool. After 3 days of rain all the water was pumped out of the auto cover. The water chemistry never changed, with the homeowner you will enjoy the pool without the hassle of cleaning it. Gappsi is a complete backyard designer and builder, from landscaping design and construction, masonry including retaining walls, pool patios and copings, stairs and porches, basement entrances, stucco and cultured stone veneers. Gunite, Fiberglass and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction including estentions, roofing and sidings, windows and doors, kitchens and bath, decks and railings, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds, we provide holiday and landscape lighting, for residential and commercial installations.Furnitures shrink wrapping,we carry passion spas hot tubs, we provide cleaning , sealing and restoration of old paver patios like Cambridge and Nicolock. We offer a fiscal display of outdoor appliences including Twin Eagle, Delta, Primo. AMG, Summerset, Summit outdoor refrigerator, Fontana, and Alfa Ovens. And our own line of italian made brick ovens with many models to choose from. Our showroom desplay includes the most beautiful and unique natural stones for patios , walkways and driveways from Limestones, travertine, granite, marble and sandstone. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream. We also provide These services in the following areas of Eastern Long Island, Western Long, Island, North-Shore long Island, South-Shore Long Island, Suffolk County, Nassau County, Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon, Huntington, Islip, Smithtown, Brookhaven, Southampton, Riverhead, East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor, Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor, East Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County. In addition, Gappsi provides all the following products and services: Landscape Designing, Swimming pools, Home Remodeling, Sports Courts, Outdoor Appliances, Pavingstone Cleaning and Sealing, Holiday Lights, Epoxy Floors, Shrink Wrap Services, Landscape, Masonry, Natural Stone, Granite, Marble, Travertine, Limestone, Porcelain.

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Laurel Hallow Gunite renovation and bluestone patio

Laurel Hallow Gunite renovation and bluestone patio

Laurel Hallow Gunite renovation and bluestone patioThis is a gunite remodel in Laurel Hollow NY. The old gunite bond beam was replaced almost two feet down and the pool was rebuilt. We anchored new rebars to the existing shell and rebuilt the bond beam that was cracked around the entire pool. We installed new coping and a new bluestone patio. This is New York full color bluestone. The coping was a custom cut radius for the curbs in the pool. This spa was totally rebuilt in the exact same shape with also custom cut bluestone and natural stone veneer. And also custom bluestone was cut for the radius corners and steps. For the inside of the pool, in the water line we used mosaic looking tiles, glass tiles and we also used them to accent the edges of the steps. The finish of the pool is a hydrazzo finish which was acid, washed and polished. The hidrazo has a white base color with blue sparkles throughout. Once it is exposed with the acid the bluespark shows up and it reflects the sky color into the pool, this gives the pool an aqua color.
Gappsi is a complete backyard designer and builder, from landscaping design and construction, masonry including retaining walls, pool patios and copings, stairs and porches, basement entrances, stucco and cultured stone veneers. Gunite, Fiberglass and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction including estentions, roofing and sidings, windows and doors, kitchens and bath, decks and railings, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds, we provide holiday and landscape lighting, for residential and commercial installations.Furnitures shrink wrapping,we carry passion spas hot tubs, we provide cleaning , sealing and restoration of old paver patios like Cambridge and Nicolock. We offer a fiscal display of outdoor appliences including Twin Eagle, Delta, Primo. AMG, Summerset, Summit outdoor refrigerator, Fontana, and Alfa Ovens. And our own line of italian made brick ovens with many models to choose from. Our showroom desplay includes the most beautiful and unique natural stones for patios , walkways and driveways from Limestones, travertine, granite, marble and sandstone. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream. We also provide These services in the following areas of Eastern Long Island, Western Long, Island, North-Shore long Island, South-Shore Long Island, Suffolk County, Nassau County, Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon, Huntington, Islip, Smithtown, Brookhaven, Southampton, Riverhead, East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor, Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor, East Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County. In addition, Gappsi provides all the following products and services: Landscape Designing, Swimming pools, Home Remodeling, Sports Courts, Outdoor Appliances, Pavingstone Cleaning and Sealing, Holiday Lights, Epoxy Floors, Shrink Wrap Services, Landscape, Masonry, Natural Stone, Granite, Marble, Travertine, Limestone, Porcelain.

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Backyard Renovation Huntington NY G040 Marble Pavers

Backyard Renovation Huntington NY G040 Marble Pavers

Backyard Renovation Huntington NY G040 Marble PaversThis was a complete backyard pool area renovation in Huntington NY. Both the pool and spa were finished with super blue diamond bright, with 6 inches porcelain tiles in the water line. The spa is also equipped with an autocover. The all backyard patio was paved with Gappsi G040 marble pavers. We installed two inches thick coping on the spa, swimming pool and steps and wall caps. We installed glass tiles on the edges of the steps and the bench. 6 Led laminars spilling into the pool , 3 on each side of the. In the deep end we build a raised platform in place of the diving board. We installed 3 three ft led sheer descends under the coping of the platform. The platform was built and veneered with silver travertine. We also installed 2 led electrical spillover water balls. The steps and columns were accented with wall washer lights. Beautiful job and magnificent view of this long island north shore home. The installation of the patios was done on concrete base and G040 marble pavers were installed on one inch of fine sand, polymeric sand was installed and vibrated in between the pave joints to fill the spaces. The all pool was replumbed with new 2 inches poly pipes, a new gas heater and new air blower was added to the existing equipment.the overall effect of the water features added to the pool compliment the great water view of the long island sound. Gappsi is a complete backyard designer and builder, from landscaping design and construction, masonry including retaining walls, pool patios and copings, stairs and porches, basement entrances, stucco and cultured stone veneers. Gunite, Fiberglass and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction including estentions, roofing and sidings, windows and doors, kitchens and bath, decks and railings, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds, we provide holiday and landscape lighting, for residential and commercial installations.Furnitures shrink wrapping,we carry passion spas hot tubs, we provide cleaning , sealing and restoration of old paver patios like Cambridge and Nicolock. We offer a fiscal display of outdoor appliences including Twin Eagle, Delta, Primo. AMG, Summerset, Summit outdoor refrigerator, Fontana, and Alfa Ovens. And our own line of italian made brick ovens with many models to choose from. Our showroom desplay includes the most beautiful and unique natural stones for patios , walkways and driveways from Limestones, travertine, granite, marble and sandstone. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream. We also provide These services in the following areas of Eastern Long Island, Western Long, Island, North-Shore long Island, South-Shore Long Island, Suffolk County, Nassau County, Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon, Huntington, Islip, Smithtown, Brookhaven, Southampton, Riverhead, East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor, Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor, East Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County. In addition, Gappsi provides all the following products and services: Landscape Designing, Swimming pools, Home Remodeling, Sports Courts, Outdoor Appliances, Pavingstone Cleaning and Sealing, Holiday Lights, Epoxy Floors, Shrink Wrap Services, Landscape, Masonry, Natural Stone, Granite, Marble, Travertine, Limestone, Porcelain.

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Travertine pool coping and patio

Travertine-pool-coping-and-patioBackyard renovation in North Bellmore NY.  We removed the old patio and pool coping  and reinstalled a new walnut travertine patio  French Pattern . The job was just completed.  We’ re-marble dusted the pool with dark gray marble dust and porcelain tiles. New Bullnose coping  all in travertine. It was a very old pool and we made it into a brand new  finished pool with all new equipment. Gappsi is a complete  backyard designer from landscaping, masonry and gunite and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds.. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream.   We also provide  These services in the following areas of Eastern Long-Island – Western long-Island  – North-Shore long-Island – South-Shore long-Island, Suffolk County,  Nassau County,  Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon , Huntington,  Islip, Smithtown,  Brookhaven, Southampton,  Riverhead,  East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor,  Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor,  East ,Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County

 

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Synthetic turf installer company Franklin Square NY

Synthetic-turf-installer-company-Franklin-Square-NYThis is the installation of synthetic turf around the pool. Pretty much eliminated all the stone patio. This is a brand new vinyl pool with sand blasted and marble coping. The turf was installed over 4 inches of recycled concrete base compacted and bluestone screening. Synthetic turf is pat friendly and it also can be used as a patio. This is our latest installation in Franklin Square NY.
Gappsi is a full backyard designer from landscaping, masonry and gunite and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens , basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds.. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream. We also provide These services in the following areas of Eastern Long-Island – Western long-Island – North-Shore long-Island – South-Shore long-Island, Suffolk County, Nassau County, Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon , Huntington, Islip, Smithtown, Brookhaven, Southampton, Riverhead, East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor, Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor, East ,Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County

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Complete backyard and pool remodeled in Kings park NY

Complete-backyard-and-pool-remodeled-in-Kings-park-NYThis gunite pool was remodeled. We installed one inch by one inch tiles and on mash sheets. The pool finish is a dark gray marble dust which reflects the color of the sky very well. we installed new coping of silver travertine and also the all patio was repaved with silver travertine french pattern. We installed a wood burning fire pit area in the grass  and we built a 16×16 pavilion with the exposed beams on the inside stained in a mahogany color with 8×8  inch columns  and gutters. Gappsi is a complete  backyard designer from landscaping, masonry and gunite and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds.. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream.   We also provide  These services in the following areas of Eastern Long-Island – Western long-Island  – North-Shore long-Island – South-Shore long-Island, Suffolk County,  Nassau County,  Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon , Huntington,  Islip, Smithtown,  Brookhaven, Southampton,  Riverhead,  East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor,  Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor,  East Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County

 

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Outdoor kitchen built in Lake Grove NY

Outdoor-kitchen-built-in-Lake-Grove-NY-scaledThis is our latest outdoor kitchen. It was built with Eldorado prefab cabinets and veneered with travertine tumbled fiorito veneer. Also the walkway around was a new extension to the old patio and was also paved with fiorito travertine. that is our exclusive natural stone color of travertine G036.  We also used tanbrown as the counter top polished granite.  There is a footrest at the bottom and the stools go over right under the overhang of the granite. We also incorporated the backyard stoop as part  of the new layout. We installed all Twin Eagle appliances.  The icemaker , summer refrigerator, a bar sink, a burner and a grill combination and a 36“ gas grill. Gappsi is a complete  backyard designer from landscaping, masonry and gunite and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens, basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream.   We also provide  These services in the following areas of Eastern Long-Island – Western long-Island  – North-Shore long-Island – South-Shore long-Island, Suffolk County,  Nassau County,  Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon , Huntington,  Islip, Smithtown,  Brookhaven, Southampton,  Riverhead,  East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, Lloyd Harbor,  Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor,  East ,Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County

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Gunite swimming pool builders Smithtown NY

Gunite swimming pool builders Smithtown NYThis is a gunite pool that we built in Smithtown NY. It is a 20×40 with a spa and a sundeck. The sundeck has two led lights bubblers that we programmed in red and the spa in magenta color. The pool has led lights along one side and led laminars two on each side of the pool. We installed Italian porcelain for the patio and bluestone coping for the pool and marble coping for the spa.  The pool is equipped with an auto cover and the rest of the backyard is paved with synthetic grass.

Gappsi is a full backyard designer from landscaping, masonry and gunite and vinyl swimming pools, home remodeling and construction, synthetic turf, sports courts, putting greens , basketball courts, bocce courts and dog run playgrounds.. Gappsi knowledgeable and experienced personnel can help you create the yard of your dream.   We also provide  These services in the following areas of Eastern Long-Island – Western long-Island  – North-Shore long-Island – South-Shore long-Island, Suffolk  County,  Nassau County,  Glen Cove, Hempstead, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon , Huntington,  Islip, Smithtown,  Brookhaven, Southampton,  Riverhead,  East Hampton, Southold, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Mill Neck, Nissequogue, LloydHarbor,  Muttontown, Coldspring Harbor,  East ,Norwich and both Nassau and Suffolk County

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