Achieve a Contemporary Look for Your Outdoor Design Using Modern Pavers

Achieve a Contemporary Look for Your Outdoor Design Using Modern Pavers

Jonathan Perrette

Contemporary projects are built upon the principles of clean lines, minimalism, and the use of modern materials. This design style embraces straight lines, sharp angles, geometric shapes, and unique textures to create visually striking and appealing aesthetics. 

Every element in a contemporary project is thoughtfully designed with simplicity and well-planned details that emphasize functionality. However, contemporary design also allows for the bending of rules, creating juxtapositions with contrasting materials, and can be interpreted in various ways, reflecting the current trends.

We offer Unilock pavers and slabs that can achieve a contemporary aesthetic while ensuring durability and longevity in your designs.

We’ve outlined 3 Unilock pavers to consider to seamlessly integrate into your next project with links to purchase online for your convenience. 

1. Umbriano

Umbriano pavers are distinguished by their harmonious blend of natural granite aesthetics and modern joint lines. These pavers not only captivate with their stunning appearance but also deliver exceptional functionality. Featuring a non-slip texture and a surface that is both wear-resistant and stain-resistant, Umbriano pavers excel in practicality. They are available in a wide range of shapes, sizes, and colours, allowing for versatile applications, whether on-grade or atop pedestals. Perfect for creating amenity spaces, pool decks, pedestrian plazas, and roof decks, Umbriano pavers enable the construction of outdoor areas that are not only functional and durable but also infused with a contemporary flair. With Umbriano pavers, you can design outdoor spaces that will withstand the test of time while exuding timeless elegance.

2. Beacon Hill Smooth XL

Beacon Hill XL pavers present a polished surface texture that embodies a sophisticated and contemporary aesthetic. With a range of modern colour options, including monochromatic selections, these pavers are perfectly suited for enhancing the allure of patios, encircling pools, and crafting pathways. The smooth elegance of Beacon Hill Smooth pavers not only delivers a refined surface but also maintains its vibrant colour over the long term, thanks to the enduring qualities of Enduracolor technology.

3. Arcana Slab 

Arcana™ slabs are meticulously manufactured using a blend of granite, quartz, and marble particles. These slabs undergo a fine blasting process, resulting in an exquisite aesthetic appeal. To further enhance their functionality, they are factory sealed with Easy Clean™ Technology, ensuring spills can be effortlessly cleaned up. Available in a variety of sizes and colors, these large format architectural slabs provide the perfect foundation for creating breathtaking contemporary designs. Whether installed on a granular base or mounted on pedestals, Arcana slabs are particularly well-suited for pedestrian applications such as rooftop plazas, gardens or terraces, patios, walkways, pool decks and entrances. These versatile slabs empower designers to unleash their creative talents and achieve stunning outcomes.

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If you're ready to transform your outdoor space into a contemporary masterpiece, we invite you to explore these options further. For more information, samples, to purchase pavers or assistance with your next project, please contact our team

We are here to help you make the right choice and create outdoor designs that surpass expectations. Don't hesitate to reach out and embark on your journey towards a stunning contemporary outdoor space.