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Permeable Driveways

With a 3-year warranty, Stormflow Surfacing is perfect for all Canadian weather conditions.

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“300 recycled tires used in 1,000 square feet, It acts like one big expansion joint that allows for the product to flex in our Canadian winters.”

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Stormflow Surfacing vs. other paving options

Features
Stormflow Surfacing
Asphalt
Concrete
Paving Stones
Install Cost
$$
$
$$
$$$
Excavation Depth Required
6-8"
8"
8"
14"+
Colours/Patterns Available
Ready to use in 24 Hours
Uses Recycled Material
Eligible for Stormwater Rebates
Overpour On Existing Surface
Permeable and Porous
Slip Resistant
Reduces Ice Build-up & Salt Use
No Crack & Heave from Freeze/Thaw
Features
Install Cost
Stormflow Surfacing
$$
Asphalt
$
Concrete
$$
Paving Stones
$$$
Excavation Depth Required
Stormflow Surfacing
6-8"
Asphalt
8"
Concrete
8"
Paving Stones
14"+
Colours/Patterns Available
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
Yes
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
Yes
Ready to use in 24 Hours
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
Yes
Uses Recycled Material
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
No
Eligible for Stormwater Rebates
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
No
Overpour On Existing Surface
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
No
Permeable and Porous
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
No
Slip Resistant
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
No
Reduces Ice Build-up & Salt Use
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
No
No Crack & Heave from Freeze/Thaw
Stormflow Surfacing
Yes
Asphalt
No
Concrete
No
Paving Stones
No

Permeable paving solutions that are durable, versatile and effective

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Flexible

Can do everything traditional paving can do – and
more!

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Safe

No slips, cracking, or water pooling and ice build-up

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Curb Appeal

Custom pavement designs that get your neighbours
talking

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Eco-Friendly

Recycles over 300 tires for every 1,000 square feet

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Customer Reviews

What our customers have to say about Stormflow Surfacing

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Permeable Pathways

Transition to permeable paths that are safe and environmentally friendly. Stormflow Surfacing can be applied over existing concrete, asphalt and wood; making the removal of old surfacing unnecessary.

Key Benefits of a Permeable Pathway

Slip resistant and no cracking or water pooling

Safe and toxic application - Tested at SPLP (1312)

Returns rain water quickly to the water table

Installed in as little as one day

Borders well with sand, water, grass, natural stone, plants, trees, shrubs, cedar chips and more!

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Pathway Installations By Our Skilled Installers

A 4-man installation crew can install up to 3,000 square feet of permeable surfacing per day, making pathway installation projects a quick and efficient upgrade for your home.

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After

Permeable Patios

A patio solution that elevates your yard. Stormflow Surfacing can update your current patio or create a new area for lounging in your backyard oasis.

Key Benefits of Permeable Patios

Colours to match your yard

Slip resistant materials

No more puddles/pooling water

Creates an even surface for greater accessibility

Absorption of less heat than asphalt in the summer

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Decorative & Cost Effective

Overpour on existing surfaces – 1” of Stormflow Surface over existing concrete and asphalt. This is a cost-effective way to cover cracked & uneven patios without the expense and mess of a tear-out.

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Our Permeable Surface Colour Collection

Single Surfacing Colours

black surfacing colourgreen surfacing colourbrown surfacing colourred surfacing colourblue surfacing colourtan surfacing colour

Custom Colour Combinations

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Blog

From driveways to tree surrounds to walkways and patio features, learn about the latest trends in permeable paving.

Blog
Buyer's Guide: Choosing Stormflow Surfacing Over Traditional Pavement Options
When selecting pavement options for your project, it's crucial to consider factors like durability, environmental impact, maintenance requirements, and cost-effectiveness. Below is a comparison between Stormflow Surfacing and traditional pavement options such as asphalt, concrete, and paving stones
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The Superiority of Stormflow Surfacing: A Sustainable Solution Beyond Permeable Pavers
In the realm of Low Impact Development (LID), the quest for eco-friendly alternatives is an ongoing journey. Stormwater management is a critical aspect, and choosing the right materials plays a pivotal role. While permeable pavers have long been heralded as a sustainable option, there's a rising star in the field – Stormflow Surfacing. This blog will delve into the benefits of opting for Stormflow Surfacing over traditional permeable pavers.
Blog
What is LID - Low Impact Development?
Low Impact Development (LID) has practices include rain gardens, bioswales, infiltration trenches, rainwater harvesting and permeable pavements. The evident benefits of LID are improved water quality and groundwater recharge, reduced urban heat island effect and number of floods, a restored aquatic habitat and increased habitat for pollinators and other wildlife.
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Work with our skilled Stormflow Surfacing installers and take your outdoor landscape project to the next level.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about Stormflow Surfacing?

When and where can Stormflow Surfacing be installed?

Stormflow Surfacing can be installed anywhere that traditional hardscape surfaces can be installed. The advantage to Stormflow can be installed up to 33% degrees of slope. Due to the product being moisture cured, it needs to be installed between 10-32 degrees C with no rain in the forecast.

What are the main advantages of Stormflow versus asphalt and concrete?

Stormflow helps to alleviate stormwater issues. Water doesn't pool and puddle on the surface like it does on concrete and asphalt (this also means so ice in the winter). The product also is made from recycled materials, for every 1000 square feet of Stormflow poured we repurpose 300 tires.

How does Stormflow withstand the harsh Canadian winters?

Stormflow can be shovelled and maintained just like any other surface in the winter (shovel, snow blower or plow). You will also find that you can reduce salt use as water runs through instead of having ice on the surface. We recommend back dragging when using a snowplow. Another main advantage of Stormflow in the winter is our product doesn't crack, due to the base and the rubber used in the surface. It acts like one big expansion joint, allowing the surface to look great year after year.

Why should I use permeable pavement?

Stormflow is porous, which means water flows through the surface back into the water table. This helps cities deal with undersized storm drains during large rain events.

Are there authorized installers in my area?

With numerous installers stationed strategically throughout Ontario, we are happy to help get in contact with them.
Areas currently served for residential customers:
- Stratford and surrounding area
- Kitchener, Waterloo, Elmira, Cambridge, Guelph and surrounding
- Hamilton, Brantford, Burlington, Oakville, Stoney Creek and surrounding areas
- Select areas of the GTA

What is the warranty with a Stormflow Surface?

We offer a 3 year warranty to our customers.

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