We are a Kyleballyhue 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 Kyleballyhue, we cover all areas in Kyleballyhue and the surrounding areas.
Your Kyleballyhue, professional driveways.
We pride ourselves on being one the longest established driveways companies in the Kyleballyhue.
A new driveway from STM Kyleballyhue driveways is one of the finest investments you can make, with a full range of contemporary and traditional driveways available.
Driveways are one of the most utilized areas of your house, typically overlooked until they stain or crack. Provide the attention they should have by making repairs rapidly. Not only can you extend your driveway’s life and attractive look well into the future, you can save money in the long term.
Consider these 7 tips to help you look after your driveway:
1. Avoid cracks
For driveways, prevention suggests sealing concrete annually and sealing asphalt every couple of years to avoid water from permeating, freezing and splitting. Tree and shrub roots can cause fractures by rising from beneath. The service is to get rid of trees near drives or have their roots trimmed away.
2. Fill cracks
If fractures or holes do appear, patch them right away. Utilize a masonry sculpt to eliminate loose products and brush out the particles before using a fracture filler and patching compound. After the substance dries, seal the entire driveway Guaranteeing your driveway is smooth and level might also help in reducing tripping mishaps when guests visit your home.
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 permeating the surface. Also, make sure that downspouts empty into the backyard rather than onto the driveway.
4. Don’t salt cement
Cement salt and chemical de-icers can permeate surfaces, triggering fractures. Both should be fixed. Instead of salting, use a snowblower or shovel to remove snow and utilize options like sand, coffee premises, alfalfa meal or kitty litter to make surfaces less slippery. To melt ice, think about spraying the surface area 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 thoroughly
Raise the blade of your snow plow enough to guarantee it does not scrape and damage the driveway surface area. If shoveling, utilize a plastic shovel for uneven surfaces to reduce its threat 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 way earthward.
6. Protect the edges
Think it or not, driveways aren’t developed for heavy trucks. Edges are especially susceptible, cracking under extreme weight. So make sure that your car is parked away from the edges and that construction vehicles never ever park there during house renovation projects.
7. Clean your driveway
Eliminating stains caused by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar substances affects more than your drive’s appearance. Motor fluids can penetrate as much as a quarter inch in concrete and can soften asphalt. Use non-clumping cat litter to absorb fresh oil, followed by grease-cutting dishwashing detergent and warm water. For older discolorations, try scrubbing the stain repeatedly with grease-cutting, biodegradable cleaners. Be sure to utilize a routine scrub brush. A wire brush can damage the driveway’s surface.
Make the most of your house with a clean, properly maintained driveway. It not just improves curb appeal, however simply lasts longer than drives that are disregarded. A little upkeep now can bring big returns later on. Learn more about how house insurance can assist you protect your 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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