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  • We are a Abbey Street family run business specialising in all aspects of driveways construction.

    With over 20 years experience, we have earned a big reputation for our service and quality. We only use top quality materials and our team is of a very high standard.

    Whatever your requirement, a stunning new driveway, a beautiful new patio or garden seating area, we are able of offer a wide variety of colours, styles and patterns to ensure a unique finish that will not only look great, but will withstand the elements for years to come.

    Based in Abbey Street, we cover all areas in Abbey Street and the surrounding areas.

    Your Abbey Street, professional driveways.

     

    We pride ourselves on being one the longest established driveways companies in the Abbey Street.

    A new driveway from STM Abbey Street driveways is one of the finest investments you can make, with a full range of contemporary and traditional driveways available.

     

    Nearby areas wecover:

    brick pavers near D1
    cobblestone pavers near Abbey Street
    brick pavers near O'Connell Street
    garden paving near Henry Street
    cobblelock driveways near Talbot Street
    granite paving near College Green
    block paving near D2
    indian sandstone paving near Capel Street
    flagstone pavers near Nassau Street
    cobblestone pavers near Amiens Street

    Common Sense Tips for Maintaining Your Driveway

    Driveways are one of the most utilized areas of your home, frequently neglected up until they stain or crack. Provide the attention they should have by making repair work quickly. Not just can you extend your driveway’s life and attractive look well into the future, you can save loan in the long term.
    Consider these 7 suggestions to help you look after your driveway:

    1. Prevent fractures

    For driveways, prevention means sealing concrete each year and sealing asphalt every couple of years to avoid water from permeating, freezing and cracking. Tree and shrub roots can cause fractures by rising from below. The solution is to get rid of trees near drives or have their roots trimmed away.

    2. Fill fractures

    If cracks or holes do appear, patch them right away. Use a masonry sculpt to remove loose products and brush out the particles before applying a fracture filler and patching compound. After the substance dries, seal the whole driveway Guaranteeing your driveway is smooth and level may likewise help in reducing tripping mishaps when guests visit your house.

    3. Decrease water on the driveway.

    Clear a 2 to three-inch strip around the edges of the driveway to offer a runoff area for snow and water to minimize its chances of permeating the surface area. Likewise, guarantee that downspouts empty into the yard rather than onto the driveway.

    4. Don’t salt cement

    Cement salt and chemical de-icers can permeate surface areas, causing fractures. Both must be repaired. Instead of salting, utilize a snowblower or shovel to eliminate snow and use alternatives like sand, coffee premises, alfalfa meal or cat litter to make surface areas less slippery. To melt ice, think about spraying the surface with sugar beet juice, which reduces the melting point of ice and is considered efficient in temperature levels as low at -20 ° F.

    5. Rake carefully

    Raise the blade of your snow rake enough to guarantee it doesn’t scrape and harm the driveway surface. If shoveling, use a plastic shovel for irregular surface areas to minimize its risk of catching on the driveway. Then, either push snow to the side and shovel that off or eliminate snow a couple of inches at a time while working your method earthward.

    6. Protect the edges

    Believe it or not, driveways aren’t created for heavy trucks. Edges are especially susceptible, cracking under excessive weight. So ensure that your car is parked away from the edges and that construction vehicles never park there throughout home improvement jobs.

    7. Clean your driveway

    Eliminating spots triggered by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar compounds impacts more than your drive’s appearance. Motor fluids can penetrate up to a quarter inch in concrete and can soften asphalt. Use non-clumping cat litter to take in fresh oil, followed by grease-cutting dishwashing cleaning agent and warm water. For older discolorations, try scrubbing the stain repeatedly with grease-cutting, naturally degradable cleaners. Be sure to use a routine scrub brush. A wire brush can harm the driveway’s surface.

    Take advantage of your home with a clean, well-maintained driveway. It not only improves curb appeal, but simply lasts longer than drives that are overlooked. A little maintenance now can bring huge returns later on. Find out more about how house insurance can assist you protect your investment.

    Useful Links: Garden & Landscape Designers Association, The National Gardening AssociationRoyal Horticultural Society of Ireland.

    STM Driveways Abbey Street

    If you are looking for experienced driveways in Abbey Street that won’t lead you down the driveway or patio, contact the reliable team at STM Paving.
    8113 Lincoln Street
    Abbey Street, L EI33

    Dublin 1, Leinster (L)

    Email: info.Abbey Street@stmpaving.ie
    Telephone: 0879565650