A paved walkway always adds a certain flair to any real estate, regardless of if you’re a homeowner or business owner. There are quite a few reasons why you should install walkways.

Curb Appeal

First approaches can mean a lot when it comes to people approaching your home or business. By having a walkway, you can create a sense of invitation alongside making it easier to bring them to your front door, which helps up your property’s curb appeal.


A walkway makes it easier to access your home or business, as your visitor doesn’t have to use the driveway or walk through your lawn.


Through walkways, you can add some great design to both your home/building and landscaping. There are plentiful combinations to walkways using different paver shapes, sizes, and colours that can create a great look to your exterior. 

Less Pavement Stress

Your home’s asphalt driveway can suffer from stress if it’s being constantly walked on, which can speed up the emergence of cracks. By installing walkways, this stress can be alleviated, give your visitors easier access to your home/building, and save you repair costs in the long run.


Walkways can be a great safety measure when it comes to inclement weather during winter. By having a walkway, you can give your visitors a safe path to walk to your home/business. 

Resale Value

A great-looking walkway can add plenty of resale value to your home or business and can potentially give you a better deal if you’re looking to sell. 

Based in Burnaby, British Columbia, and with over half a century of experience, Bortolo & Sons is your go-to paving solution. We offer a wide range of asphalt and concrete paving services, including residential and commercial, and are committed to ethics, integrity, and professionalism with guaranteed customer satisfaction. Request a free quote today on our website or call 604-298-8775 for more information on our services.