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  • Driveways D1

  • We are a D1 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 D1, we cover all areas in D1 and the surrounding areas.

    Your D1, professional driveways.

     

    We pride ourselves on being one the longest established driveways companies in the D1.

    A new driveway from STM D1 driveways is one of the finest investments you can make, with a full range of contemporary and traditional driveways available.

     

    Nearby areas wecover:

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

    Common Sense Tips for Maintaining Your Driveway

    Driveways are one of the most used areas of your home, frequently ignored till they stain or crack. Give them the attention they should have by making repair work quickly. Not just can you extend your driveway’s life and appealing appearance well into the future, you can save cash in the long term.
    Consider these 7 pointers to assist you take care of your driveway:

    1. Avoid fractures

    For driveways, prevention suggests sealing concrete annually and sealing asphalt every few years to avoid water from permeating, freezing and splitting. Tree and shrub roots can cause cracks by rising from below. The solution is to get rid of trees near drives or have their roots trimmed away.

    2. Fill cracks

    If fractures or holes do appear, spot them immediately. Use a masonry sculpt to remove loose materials and brush out the debris prior to applying a crack filler and patching compound. After the compound dries, seal the whole driveway Ensuring your driveway is smooth and level may likewise help in reducing tripping accidents when visitors visit your home.

    3. Decrease water on the driveway.

    Clear a two to three-inch strip around the edges of the driveway to provide a runoff location for snow and water to reduce its chances of penetrating the surface. Likewise, ensure that downspouts empty into the backyard instead of onto the driveway.

    4. Don’t salt cement

    Cement salt and chemical de-icers can penetrate surface areas, causing fractures. Both must be repaired. Instead of salting, use a snowblower or shovel to remove 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 decreases the melting point of ice and is considered reliable in temperature levels as low at -20 ° F.

    5. Plow carefully

    Raise the blade of your snow plow enough to ensure it doesn’t scrape and harm the driveway surface. If shoveling, utilize a plastic shovel for uneven surfaces to lower its danger of catching on the driveway. Then, either push snow to the side and shovel that off or get rid of snow a few inches at a time while working your way earthward.

    6. Safeguard the edges

    Think it or not, driveways aren’t created for heavy trucks. Edges are especially vulnerable, cracking under extreme weight. So make certain that your car is parked far from the edges and that construction vehicles never ever park there during house remodeling projects.

    7. Clean your driveway

    Getting rid of spots brought on by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar compounds affects more than your drive’s appearance. Motor fluids can permeate up to a quarter inch in concrete and can soften asphalt. Usage non-clumping kitty litter to take in fresh oil, followed by grease-cutting dishwashing detergent and warm water. For older stains, attempt scrubbing the stain consistently with grease-cutting, biodegradable cleaners. Be sure to use a regular scrub brush. A wire brush can damage the driveway’s surface area.

    Take advantage of your home with a clean, well-maintained driveway. It not just enhances curb appeal, but simply lasts longer than drives that are disregarded. A little maintenance now can bring huge returns later. Discover more about how home insurance coverage can assist you safeguard your financial investment.

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

    STM Driveways D1

    If you are looking for experienced driveways in D1 that won’t lead you down the driveway or patio, contact the reliable team at STM Paving.
    9916 Cobblestone Court
    D1, L EI33

    Dublin, Leinster (L)

    Email: info.D1@stmpaving.ie
    Telephone: 0879565650