In this blog, we are going to list down the top 10 paver block designs in India & why they are the most widely-chosen designs in the industry.
With over 160 designs available with J. P. Industries, it is very important to understand which designs are for what type of customers. This post aims to educate why certain designs are better than others.
The government is one of the largest and most frequent customers of the industry. It is responsible for bringing up new infrastructure development projects in the area,
Benefits of which are then transferred to the paver manufacturers in the form of orders.
One of the most versatile and most widely used designs all over the globe is Unipaver, viz, popularly also known as Zig-Zag Paver. Unipaver owes its popularity to the design that helps the concrete block to divide the load to other adjacent blocks.
This makes this design strong as breaking this paver is not easy at all. A well-made Zig Zag 60mm article can show M40 strength, whereas an 80mm variant shows M45-55 and a 100mm variant can show strength up to M70. Moreover, when this paver block is cast with a paver mold, the finish can be highly appealing.
The formulation to obtain such strength in pavers is also a separate set of expertise that can be provided to you for free from J. P. Industries, Ahmedabad by Mr. Nayan Jodhani (25+ years of experience).
Another widely used design in the modern paver block industry is the I-Shape. This design is widely used on roads, pathways, footpaths, pavements, etc. I-Shape design has successfully been able to withstand the test of vehicles due to its five-faced outer design.
It is also available in multiple sizes which range from 225/100 sq. ft., 255/100 sq. ft., 288/100 sq. ft., and 311/100 sq. ft.
Usually, the standard size is 255/100 sq. ft. which is widely used by paver manufacturers. It is both economical and has enough strength to withstand regular wear and tear.
Cosmic is one of the latest paver block designs which is an upgraded version of a previously famous design known as Colorado. This design is widely used in areas that see majority footfall, such as busy streets, flea markets, mall pavements, playgrounds, etc.
This design becomes a very economical option for the manufacturer as it takes 188pcs/100 sq.ft., so the labor cost and the laying cost per 100 sq. ft. go down.
Colorado, also known as Milano Paver was once the top choice for any person who wanted pavers installed on their property. This paver block design is widely used in areas with the most footfall and vehicles.
This design was a very famous design due to its shape, but more importantly, the weight distribution provided by the design. But after a new design like Cosmic came into light, which would lay 188 pcs in a 100 sq. ft.; The popularity of this design went down as this design would lay 225 pcs in 100 sq. ft.
One of the latest innovations from the experienced designers at J. P. Industries, this new design is made after a prolonged due diligence. Mini Brooks is a smaller version of a jigsaw puzzle-like design called Brooks.
The most important feature of this design is that it is one of the most minimalistic and aesthetic designs available in the market. The design is an intersection of a dumbbell shape and a Brooks paver, which gives this paver the aesthetics of Brooks and the strength of dumbbell shape paver.
This design is available in 60mm and 80mm thicknesses and has a Glossy surface finish.
A square paver is an ancient design that is designed for spaces where the pavement has to match the aesthetic of the property. One of the most versatile pavers that is simplistic and also rugged to use.
Square can be used to create many combinations with 4 x 8 rectangles and 4 x 4 small squares. This makes the appeal of this paver block design never-ending. This design is available in regular Vermicular finish, but the most popular finish in this paver block is the J. P. Industries’ Rock finish. Along with the smaller design, 8×8 is a sure attention grabber.
Hexa paver is a modern design that is designed for pavements that see less vehicular traffic and more footfall. This paver can surely be the one to remember as it is so versatile in creating 3D effects on the pavements.
The 3D design of the hexa paver helps elevate the beauty of the property. This design is available in 60mm and 40mm, with an amazing glossy finish.
Arrow Paver is a new-age paver block design that helps direct the crowds toward a targeted location. Used mostly amongst commercial complexes, shopping centers, wellness centers, swimming pools, malls, etc.
This design handles crowds and vehicles alike. Aesthetically appealing, geometrically useful, and versatile laying patterns, makes this design an architect’s favorite.
Diamond pavers or kaju katri design is one of the fastest designs in terms of customer acceptance, in this transitioning market from traditional to modern unique.
Although this design comes with its own set of handling challenges. Due to its corners being sharp, some of the slightest knicks can chip the paver, making the carting and handling process a very tedious and risky task. This is one of the reasons that this design has not gained that much popularity.
Parking tiles are amongst the second most popular category of paver blocks. Tiles are used in spaces where lighter vehicles like cycles, motorcycles, kick scooters, etc. are going to be parked; also in spaces where the footfall is light to medium. Anti-skid tiles focus more on grip rather than the look.
In conclusion, the top 10 paver designs in India offer a range of options to cater to diverse customer needs. Designs like Unipaver (Zig-Zag) and I-Shape are widely used due to their strength and ability to withstand heavy loads.
Cosmic and Colorado designs serve areas with high footfall, while Mini Brooks combines aesthetics with durability. Square pavers provide versatility and can be combined with other shapes for creative patterns. Hexa pavers create 3D effects and enhance the beauty of pavements.
Arrow design is favored by architects for its aesthetics and practicality. Diamond pavers, although fast gaining acceptance, come with handling challenges. Additionally, anti-skid parking tiles prioritize grip for parking spaces.
Overall, these designs offer a wide range of choices for different applications, be it government projects, commercial complexes, or residential areas.