It is important that you have safe pavement around your house so that you or your children do not fall whenever you go out. Depending on what amount of money you would want to spend for making the pavement the materials would vary. One of the cheapest and best materials used for paving is asphalt. They are black in color and are quite capable of withstanding tough conditions. They are very much eco friendly and gives a guaranteed durability, they are reliable and sturdy when completed.
If you are thinking that putting in asphalt would be a tough job then you are wrong because it is not at all difficult. Compared to the other materials that are used for paving this is the most cost effective of all. In order to protect asphalt you will not have to do anything because they are not vulnerable to cracks or anything like that.