Tips and Guides
MAKE AN ENTRANCE – HALLMARK DRIVEWAYS
First impressions count! We’ve got some great ideas on how to improve your entrance. As our attention turns to summer and getting outdoors, we start to think about getting the driveway and garden ready. This normally focuses on the back garden, however don’t forget the front garden! This is the first impression of your property
OUR GUIDE TO RESIN BOUND STONE SURFACES
The practice of building surfaces using paver blocks or concrete is on its way out. Resin bound has emerged as a favoured choice as it lends itself well to creating efficient driveways, gardens, and paths. Resin surfaces are also known to be easy on the eyes, low on maintenance, and last for a long time. Check out this handy guide for more information.
REPAIR VS REPLACEMENT – OUR GUIDE
Your driveway may not be something that you think about on a daily basis, however, it is undeniably an essential part of your home. Driveways enable access the garage, offers space for parking and provides an even surface for your family to engage in outdoor activities; like football in the garden and family barbeques.
DRIVEWAY MAINTENANCE – OUR GUIDE
Having a driveway looks great only when it is looked after and kept well maintained. Our DIY guide will help you stay on top of all of your driveway maintenance and keep your driveway looking fantastic!
IMPROVING THE PERIPHERY OF YOUR HOME – OUR GUIDE
Your home is one of your most prized possessions. Therefore, it’s only natural that you want to make it look and feel amazing. This guide helps you improve the periphery of your home!
DRIVEWAY TERMINOLOGY GUIDE
Alignment ToolUsed to ensure blocks are aligned. CAT and Genny ScannerMachine used to locate service pipes before starting dig out of job. Damp Proof MembraneA material made of polypropylene that is laid to prevent damp in brick walls. EdgingsBlocks laid at the edge of driveways and patios. FootingsThe concrete layer which is required to build
BENEFITS OF IMPRINTED CONCRETE
There are many benefits to be gained by using pattern imprinted concrete (PIC). This technique is becoming more and more popular with people who want a decorative and professional finish to their external hard standings such as drive ways or garden patios, but who do not want the problems that are usually associated with these
ADVANTAGES OF BLOCK PAVING
Having a good-quality patio or driveway can make your home more visually appealing. The right kind of surfacing material can complement your property, whether its having a patio in your back garden or another kind of structure. One of the best materials is block paving, made from concrete and clay.
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