Excellent driveways delivered by Stoneway Paving

A well designed and attractive driveway not only cosmetically enhances your property or workplace, but it also adds value to the property too. At Stoneway Paving we offer the provision of driveways in Gloucester, The Forest Of Dean, Abergavenny and Chepstow, and the surrounding areas.

Although it is important for the driveway to look great, it is as important for the driveway to be completed properly adding durability  and ensuring it remains in excellent condition for years to come. With the correct preparation, quality materials and sufficient drainage solutions the driveways we complete will be durable, resilient to our ever changing British weather and will manage the day to day use that a driveway endures from people and vehicles.

Block Paving Driveways

Block paving for driveways is a popular choice, and one of our best sellers due to the almost countless different designs that can be created to suit and enhance each individual property’s appearance.

Again the use of quality materials being laid by experiences tradesmen, and the correct preparation is required to ensure an attractive, long lasting and hard wearing block paved area is created lasting for a number of years.

If properly installed, block paving is easy to maintain and repair. If access underground services are ever required the block paving can be taken up and is easy to reform by just replacing the existing blocks leaving no trace of any repair or disturbance.

Tarmac Driveways

Tarmac driveways are generally a cheaper optionthat block paving for a new driveway or private entrance road.  Coloured kerbstones give tarmac drives character and enhance the ‘kerb appeal’ of the property making them attractive and a little bit different from the norm. Red tarmac driveways are also a little different and are now becoming increasingly popular with both home owners and businesses.

Tarmac driveways are quick to install and hard wearing but are harder to create invisible repairs if access to underground is ever required.

With tarmac driveways, it is vital that it is laid correctly with the correct foundations and drainage. If tarmac is not laid correctly with sufficient drainage it can end up crumbling or breaking up. It is important you use

Concrete Driveways

Pattern imprinted concrete driveways offer unlimited design combinations of colours, patterns and textures to compliment your property. Not only are these very attractive but they are extremely strong and durable too.

Concrete driveways are low maintenance, weed free and stain resistant. Once a concrete driveway is laid it will generally last for a huge number of years to come.

When choosing a driveway consideration does however need to be given if access to underground services are ever required.

Paved Driveways

Paved driveways or areas are constructed using slabs made from various materials including concrete and natural stones such as sandstone. Paved driveways can be created in many designs and colours. They can be used for driveways, patio areas and other areas that need to be strong and stable.

Proper preparation is essential if a paved driveway is to remain looking good, and by choosing the most suitable materials your paved area can be extremely hard wearing and will compliment your home for many years. For advice and information on materials please ask Stoneway Paving.

Tar & Chip Driveways

Tar and Chip (sometime called ‘chip & seal’) may be a less common choice of driveway however we don’t recommend you disregard this as an option.

These driveways are a lower cost alternative driveway, and offer a more solid surface than plain gravel. Another advantage is the rough texture of these driveways offering better grip in bad weather such as ice, snow or rain. The stones (chippings) can be purchased in a number of colours to create and attractive and unique surface.

It is important to lay a strong gravel foundation for the driveway before pouring the hot liquid asphalt and laying the loose stones. Once the stones are laid the driveway is rolled and left to settle. We would recommend every 7 to 10 years the driveway receives a new layer of asphalt and stones to keep it in the best of condition.

Resin Bonded and Bound Driveways

Resin Bonded and bound Driveways can be used in both residential as well as commercial setups. Commercially, it is the best for buses and cycle lanes. In residential areas, the surfacing can be used on pathways, driveways, outdoor play areas as well as in indoor settings like conservatories or kitchens. Numerous people are nowadays hiring professionals who excel in resin based surfacing. With plentiful benefits, resin bound driveways are simply the best for your indoor and outdoor flooring needs. This low maintenance, hard-wearing, UV stable and incredibly quick, easy to install driveway is a must for every neighbourhood. It is advised to choose a company that is already trusted by countless customers. Stoneway Paving can offer you all these things and guarantee excellent service and quality workmanship. Both Resin Bound and Resin Bonded are available in a variety of colours. More information >>

If you are in or close to Gloucester, the Forest Of Dean, Abergavenny or Chepstow why not contact Stoneway Paving for information, advice, to arrange a free on-site survey or to get a no-obligation quotation.