Stone Walkways


Stone Walkway Installation

Adding a stone walkway to your home is an easy way to boost its curb appeal and value. At S J Masonry, our contractors have over 15 years of experience in stone walkway installation and have created hundreds of beautiful stone walkways for residents of Lancaster, Delaware, Chester, and Montgomery counties.

We use only the highest quality materials to ensure that your walkway will last for years to come. In addition, our team will work with you to design and create the perfect layout. We pride ourselves on delivering a personalized touch that suits the style of each home and the preference of each homeowner.

Natural Stone Walkway Ideas

We offer a variety of natural stone options for your walkway. Each type of stone has its own unique characteristics:

  1. Bluestone: Known for its cool, blueish-gray hues, bluestone is a highly durable and versatile option for modern stone walkways. It is resistant to weather changes and provides a non-slip surface, making it a safe choice for high-traffic areas in any outdoor space.
  2. Flagstone: With its organic, earthy tones, flagstone offers an unparalleled natural aesthetic that is perfect for a more rustic look. Its irregular shapes and sizes add character and uniqueness to your walkway. Plus, its high density ensures a sturdy and long-lasting surface.
  3. Limestone: Limestone is renowned for its elegant appearance and versatility. It is available in a range of colors -- from muted beige to vibrant gold -- allowing for a customized look. Its durability and resistance to wear make it a popular choice for homeowners.
  4. Sandstone: Featuring warm, rich hues, sandstone can create a welcoming and eye-catching walkway. Its natural grain provides an interesting texture while its robust nature guarantees longevity. Sandstone is also easy to work with, allowing for a variety of design possibilities.
  5. Pennsylvania Fieldstone: For a rustic and charming look, Pennsylvania fieldstone is the perfect choice. This natural stone features varying sizes and colors, creating a more organic appearance. Its weathered edges and unique patterns give your walkway character and charm.

Our team at S J Masonry is highly skilled and knowledgeable in working with different types of stone. We'll work with you to determine the best type for your walkway based on your desired aesthetic and budget.

Benefits of a Stone Walkway

Aesthetic Appeal

A stone walkway contributes significantly to a home's elegance and beauty. It creates a timeless appeal that enhances your outdoor space with the charm of nature. The unique texture and myriad colors of natural stones, ranging from cool blues to warm russets, offer an exquisite palette that complements any home's exterior. In addition, the varying sizes and shapes of the stones add an extra dimension of interest, making every path unique.


Not only are natural stone walkways elegant, but they are also functional. A stone walkway can serve as a path from your driveway to your front door, guide visitors through your garden, or create a focal point in your backyard.


A natural stone walkway is not only an investment in beauty and functionality, but also in quality and durability. Many people prefer stone walkways because they are resilient to harsh weather conditions. Unlike other materials, stone does not deteriorate with exposure to elements such as rain, sun, or snow. The waterproof/weatherproof nature of stone walkways ensures that the color, texture, and structural integrity of your walkway remain intact, irrespective of the season or weather.


Safety is an integral factor when selecting materials for your walkway. Natural stone pavers like flagstone, sandstone, and bluestone are known for their textured surfaces, which provide an excellent grip. This is particularly important in areas that experience rainy or snowy conditions.

The irregular shapes of natural stones also contribute to a non-slip surface, ensuring that each step you take is safe and secure.

Stone Walkway Cost

Natural stone walkways may require a higher initial cost compared to other materials such as concrete or gravel. However, the long-term benefits and durability of stone make it a worthwhile investment. With proper maintenance, your stone walkway can last for decades without the need for repairs or replacements.

The average cost of a stone walkway can range from $20 to $40 per square foot, depending on the type of stone used. Additional costs may include preparation, installation, and sealing.

At S J Masonry, we provide a detailed cost estimate before we start, ensuring there are no surprise expenses. We believe in transparency and delivering quality at affordable prices, making us the trusted choice for stone walkway installation.

Choose S J Masonry for Your Stone Walkway Installation

Our stone walkway contractors are here to turn your dream into a reality. Why should you choose S J Masonry?

Let us help you enhance your home's curb appeal and create the outdoor space of your dreams. Contact us today to set up a free consultation.


Stone Walkway Installs in Lancaster, Delaware, Chester, and Montgomery Counties