Block Paving Driveways
What are Block Paving Driveways?
Looking for a new driveway? Block paving is one of the most timeless and long-lasting driveway paving materials, which will look visually appealing whilst retaining durability and robustness over time.
As one of the most enduringly popular driveway materials, block paving consists of square or rectangular blocks made from various materials, with clay and concrete being very common.
When properly installed by our expert team, block paving is a great driveway option that can truly bring out the best of your home.
What designs are available?
Whether you are aspiring to create a traditional or more elaborate look, block paving is a very versatile paving material, which allows you to create any kind of pattern or design you like.
Available in an extensive selection of colours, styles and textures, block paving can create a much more striking impression from the front of your house or provide an inviting environment where you can unwind or entertain guests in your garden.
As there are a wide selection of styles available for block paving can offer, this allows you to pick a perfect design for you that will instantly enhance the visual appeal of your home.
How can I maintain block paving driveways?
To keep your driveway looking great and to ensure its longevity, it is important to regularly maintain your driveway. To prevent stains, you can easily clean your block paving by applying fresh coats of sealant to the surface, which can help your driveway to look as good as new.
If weeds start growing between the gaps, you should remove them as quickly as possible using your hands or a sharp-edged tool to maintain your driveway’s integrity.
To reduce maintenance, perform a fungicidal wash to prevent the weeds from re-growing. Overall, we would recommend treating your driveway every 2 years or so to ensure that it retains its fresh appearance and longevity.
How durable is block paving?
Expected to last reliably for at least 20 years, block paving is very durable, making it a great choice for a driveway or patio. Block paving is incredibly hard-wearing as it can easily cope with lots of vehicle and pedestrian traffic over time with the ability to significant amounts of pressure.
Block paving is also one of the most cost-effective materials for your driveway as installation is very quick and easy to perform without the need for specialist equipment or costly repairs over time.
The visual appeal of block paving can also help to increase the value of your property as block paving leaves a strong and positive first impression that will prove its worth greatly over time.
For more information about block paving driveways or to get a free quote, please feel free to contact our friendly team of experts today!
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