Our History

The history of Paving Place and Walter Tipper Ltd

Paving Place is the specialised paving division of Walter Tipper Limited, a family business that has provided the Midlands with building and landscaping supplies for nearly a hundred years. It all started in 1888 when Walter Tipper started mining alabaster in the Midlands, and in 1916 the first Tippers builder’s merchant opened in Uttoxeter. Since then we have expanded to 11 branches across the Midlands with over 250 employees and over 870,000 square foot filled with building and landscaping supplies.

Our Products

Paving Place products

Paving Place is your one stop shop for everything you need to complete your paving project. From slabs and edging to decking to barbecues, we stock hundreds of products from only the very best suppliers such as Bradstone, Eatons, Driveline and Supreme.

Need some advice on the best products for your purchase? Our knowledgeable customer service team are on hand to make sure you pick the perfect product. After all, a patio or driveaway is built it last well over 10 years, so it is important that you get exactly what you need.

Our Fleet

The Paving Place Fleet

We have in excess of 45 specialist vehicles ready to deliver your order quickly and safely across the West Midlands. These include crane lorries, moffett vehicles, articulated, tipper trucks, wagon and drag lorries and box vans. No job is too large or too small, and no delivery is too awkward. Plus if you order over £250 you'll get Local Premium Delivery absolutely free!

Our Stores

Paving Place Midlands Branches

If you would like a bespoke order of paving, you can visit one of our seven branches across the Midlands. Simply pop into one of our stores and a knowledgeable member of staff will be able to help you create the perfect combination of paving. This is perfect if you would prefer a different ratio of smaller to larger paving slabs than specified in our project packs for example.