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

    Your Kilmainham, professional driveways.

     

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

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

     

    Nearby areas wecover:

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    Common Sense Tips for Maintaining Your Driveway

    Driveways are one of the most utilized areas of your home, often neglected up until they stain or break. Provide the attention they deserve by making repair work rapidly. Not just can you extend your driveway’s life and appealing appearance well into the future, you can conserve loan in the long term.
    Consider these seven suggestions to help you take care of your driveway:

    1. Prevent cracks

    For driveways, prevention suggests sealing concrete every year and sealing asphalt every couple of years to prevent water from permeating, freezing and breaking. Tree and shrub roots can cause fractures by rising from beneath. The solution is to remove trees near drives or have their roots cut away.

    2. Fill fractures

    If fractures or holes do appear, spot them instantly. Utilize a masonry sculpt to get rid of loose materials and brush out the debris prior to using a crack filler and patching substance. After the substance dries, seal the whole driveway Guaranteeing your driveway is smooth and level may also help reduce tripping accidents when guests visit your house.

    3. Minimize 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 decrease its possibilities of penetrating the surface. Also, make sure that downspouts empty into the lawn instead of onto the driveway.

    4. Don’t salt cement

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

    5. Rake thoroughly

    Raise the blade of your snow rake enough to guarantee it doesn’t scrape and harm the driveway surface area. If shoveling, utilize a plastic shovel for unequal surfaces to lower its risk 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. Safeguard the edges

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

    7. Clean your driveway

    Removing spots triggered 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. Use non-clumping cat litter to take in fresh oil, followed by grease-cutting dishwashing detergent and warm water. For older discolorations, attempt scrubbing the stain consistently with grease-cutting, naturally degradable cleaners. Be sure to use a regular 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 just lasts longer than drives that are ignored. A little upkeep now can bring big returns later. Find out more about how home insurance coverage can help you protect your investment.

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

    STM Driveways Kilmainham

    If you are looking for experienced driveways in Kilmainham that won’t lead you down the driveway or patio, contact the reliable team at STM Paving.
    2385 Queen Street
    Kilmainham, L EI33

    Dublin 8, Leinster (L)

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