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Old World : New Landscape Part 1: Belgian Block (Cobblestone)

Old World : New Landscape Part 1: Belgian Block (Cobblestone)

You've seen your share of stone block driveways, sidewalks, and walkways--sure. And you may have driven over Germantown Ave in Philadelphia cursing the bumpiness and drooling over the old-world aesthetic at the same time. But have you ever stopped to ask why we use these irregular little blocks so much--even today when we have concrete pavers, bricks, and asphalt readily at our disposal? 

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