Our VIP pavers (for Visually Impaired Pedestrians) comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The top surface of each VIP paver has raised truncated domes to create a distinctive, textured surface, which alerts those with limited vision to changes in their path.
Applications include curbs, drop-offs, and other potential hazards.
Meets all ASTM 936 Specifications.
Nitterhouse Masonry has a nearly century-old history of providing the best in concrete products for both residential and commercial applications. We are particularly proud to offer these safe pavers for pedestrians with disabilities. The textured truncated dome surface easily and comfortably alerts the visually impaired that they have stepped onto different terrain, indicating that some change in the landscape is near.
These great visually impaired (VIP) pavers, which fully comply with the Americans With Disabilities Act, provide a textured surface that is easier to walk on as well as a warning that a curb, step or other drop-offs may be near. Available in a variety of colors, they are also attractive and suitable for a decorative addition around your pool, the walkway to your building or your patio.
We want to do everything we can to help all people appreciate and enjoy the world around them, and we think you will, too. Maybe you want to help your friends with disabilities or mobility impairments have an easier time getting around your home. Or perhaps you own a business and recognize your legal and moral obligation to help those with disabilities avoid injury in and around your property. Everyone can benefit from these practical and stylish pavers, no matter the reason.
Visually impaired pavers, also called tactile pavers, help pedestrians with visual impairments walk safely and confidently in outdoor environments. You can install VIP pavers in a variety of outdoor areas to help create a more accessible community.
Some common places to install VIP pavers include:
The color VIP pavers you choose for an area can provide additional assistance to people with residual vision. Include colors that are bright or that stand out from their surroundings, such as:
VIP pavers come in two sizes — 1 square foot and 2 square feet. Once you’ve mapped out the size of the area you want to add pavers to, decide whether smaller or larger squares will be best to fill the area effectively.
The variety of colors, sizes and applications for VIP pavers makes them an excellent choice to use when creating safe walking spaces in your community. The many benefits of tactile pavers include:
Nitterhouse makes concrete products you can rely on, and these VIP pavers definitely fit the mold. If you’re ready to do your part by adding some of these great-looking pavers to your home, we’re more than happy to talk to you about how best to integrate them into your building design.
To get started, all you have to do is fill out the form below. Once we know a little about you and your project, one of our concrete paver experts will get in touch with you. We can let you know some more about these great pavers and help you place an order if you wish. There’s no time to waste, so please send us your form today!
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