We are a Coolmine family run business specialising in all aspects of natural stone pavers 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 Coolmine, we cover all areas in Coolmine and the surrounding areas.
Your Coolmine, professional natural stone pavers.
We pride ourselves on being one the longest established natural stone pavers companies in the Coolmine.
A new driveway from STM Coolmine natural stone pavers is one of the finest investments you can make, with a full range of contemporary and traditional natural stone pavers available.
Driveways are one of the most used locations of your house, typically neglected till they stain or split. Give them the attention they should have by making repairs rapidly. Not only can you extend your driveway’s life and appealing appearance well into the future, you can conserve money in the long term.
Consider these seven suggestions to assist you look after your driveway:
1. Avoid cracks
For driveways, prevention suggests sealing concrete every year and sealing asphalt every couple of years to prevent water from permeating, freezing and cracking. Tree and shrub roots can trigger cracks by rising from below. The option is to remove trees near drives or have their roots trimmed away.
2. Fill cracks
If cracks or holes do appear, spot them right away. Use a masonry sculpt to eliminate loose products and brush out the debris prior to applying a crack filler and patching substance. After the substance dries, seal the whole driveway Ensuring your driveway is smooth and level may likewise help in reducing tripping accidents when visitors visit your house.
3. Decrease water on the driveway.
Clear a 2 to three-inch strip around the edges of the driveway to provide a runoff location for snow and water to minimize its opportunities of penetrating the surface area. Also, guarantee that downspouts empty into the lawn instead of onto the driveway.
4. Do not salt cement
Cement salt and chemical de-icers can permeate surface areas, causing cracks. Both must be fixed. Instead of salting, utilize a snowblower or shovel to remove snow and use options like sand, coffee grounds, alfalfa meal or kitty litter to make surfaces less slippery. To melt ice, consider spraying the surface with sugar beet juice, which lowers the melting point of ice and is considered reliable 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, utilize a plastic shovel for unequal surfaces to reduce its threat of catching on the driveway. Then, either push snow to the side and shovel that off or remove snow a couple of inches at a time while working your way earthward.
6. Protect the edges
Believe it or not, driveways aren’t developed for heavy trucks. Edges are especially susceptible, breaking under excessive weight. So ensure that your car is parked far from the edges which construction vehicles never ever park there during house renovation tasks.
7. Clean your driveway
Removing stains triggered by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar compounds impacts more than your drive’s appearance. Motor fluids can permeate as much as a quarter inch in concrete and can soften asphalt. Use non-clumping kitty litter to absorb fresh oil, followed by grease-cutting dishwashing detergent and warm water. For older spots, try scrubbing the stain consistently with grease-cutting, naturally degradable cleaners. Make sure to use a regular scrub brush. A wire brush can damage the driveway’s surface area.
Make the most of your house with a clean, well-maintained driveway. It not only enhances curb appeal, but simply lasts longer than drives that are ignored. A little upkeep now can bring huge returns later on. Find out more about how house insurance can assist you protect your financial investment.
We specialise in all form of paving and paved surfaces , from Driveways to beautiful backyard entertainment areas. Materials from brick to natural stone and all pavers in between we have mastered them all. Our unique experience in design and construction puts us far ahead of our competitors from all points of view. If you need outstanding top quality and attention to detail at a competive price , contact us now for a free quote.
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