Driveways are an important feature of any property as it is the path leading up to a house or commercial building and is the first glimpse a person gets of the property. Access to the building also depends on the driveway that has been installed, which is why the material and design of a driveway are key factors any homeowner will take time to decide on.
There are different types of driveways. Concrete, gravel and brick are some of the material you will see in driveways Cornwall. The colours, shapes, textures and designs will depend on the material used. At Stone Cross Paving, we specialise in three types of driveways. These are block paving, resin bound and tarmac.
While tarmac and resin bound driveways have their own benefits, block paving is among one of the most popular choices for landscaping Devon.
What are block paving driveways?
Looking up driveways near me will give you a good idea of the different types of material used for driveways. Among these are block paving driveways, which use material like stone, clay and concrete. Brick may also be used for block paving driveways. Block paving is ideal for driveways because they are very durable.
This type of driveways uses individual blocks or bricks that are placed in a way that creates a pattern or design. While a contractor can add borders and drainage to enhance the appearance of a driveway, Stone Cross Paving will design unique and creative patterns that will suit your house, meet your requirements, and increase your curb appeal.
In fact, our block paving for driveways Plymouth includes free planning and design options, which you can make use of for your home improvement project.
Why choose block paving driveways?
Block paving driveways Devon are popular for a reason. There are many benefits to block paving, especially in terms of appearance. Stone Cross block paving driveways come in different styles, colours and textures, giving you a range of options to choose from.
When you opt for a block paving driveway, you can choose blocks that are shaped differently to create a unique driveway for your house or you can create a clean look with blocks that are cut precisely. Regardless of the look you are going for, material like stone, concrete, bricks and clay can be used for driveways that will be the focus of any landscaping Cornwall project.
In terms of colours, you can work with different shades, depending on your preference. Traditional houses are complemented by lighter shades, while a blend of reds and oranges will match red brick homes perfectly.
For a more contemporary look, you can choose shades of grey, which can be used to create a pattern or design that will enhance the overall appearance and value of your house. You can also combine colours and patterns to create a unique look for your driveway, gaining inspiration by looking up landscaping near me.
The experts at Stone Cross Paving will also help you design a driveway that enhances your curb appeal while also improving access to your property.
Benefits of block paving
While the aesthetic value a block paving driveway adds to your property is important, there are more benefits to this type of driveway. At Stone Cross Paving, we use high quality material, sourced from well-known manufacturers. This makes your driveways long-lasting and durable, minimising the need for replacements and repairs.
One of the key benefits of block paving driveways Cornwall is that they do not require a lot of maintenance. A low maintenance driveway takes the need for repairs as well as any concerns about the cost of maintenance off your mind.
However, if your driveway requires repairing of any kind, block paving is a material that is easy to replace without having to reinstall the entire driveway. This is because each individual block is placed separately and can be easily replaced if required.
This also means that actually installing a block paving driveway can be time consuming and may require professionals, as it requires precise and patient work. If you choose our driveway services, you need not worry about this as the experts at Stone Cross Paving will install your block paving driveway to meet your every requirement.
At Stone Cross Paving, we provide full repair and maintenance services as well, which means that you will not need to look up services for driveways near me when your driveway needs maintenance.
Our driveway installation and maintenance services include cleaning and sealing as well, which is why we are among the top choices for driveways and landscaping Devon.
Many homeowners choose block paving for their driveways because it is a durable and low-maintenance option. The variety when it comes to style and patterns gives you more room to be creative, whether you want a more rustic look or a modern, sophisticated look.
There are thus many reasons why you should opt for a block paving driveway and the team at Stone Cross Paving is ready to provide the best planning, installation and maintenance services to you.