We are a Sutton 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 Sutton, we cover all areas in Sutton and the surrounding areas.
Your Sutton, professional driveways.
We pride ourselves on being one the longest established driveways companies in the Sutton.
A new driveway from STM Sutton 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 locations of your house, typically neglected until they stain or break. Give them the attention they should have by making repair work rapidly. Not only can you extend your driveway’s life and appealing look well into the future, you can save cash in the long term.
Consider these seven pointers to help you look after your driveway:
1. Prevent cracks
For driveways, prevention indicates sealing concrete annually and sealing asphalt every couple of years to prevent water from penetrating, freezing and cracking. Tree and shrub roots can cause cracks by rising from below. The service is to eliminate trees near drives or have their roots trimmed away.
2. Fill fractures
If fractures or holes do appear, spot them immediately. Utilize a masonry chisel to get rid of loose products and brush out the debris prior to applying a fracture filler and patching substance. After the substance dries, seal the entire driveway Guaranteeing your driveway is smooth and level may also help reduce 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 area for snow and water to minimize its possibilities of penetrating the surface area. Likewise, make sure that downspouts empty into the yard rather than onto the driveway.
4. Do not salt cement
Cement salt and chemical de-icers can penetrate surface areas, triggering fractures. Both need to be fixed. Instead of salting, use a snowblower or shovel to remove snow and utilize options like sand, coffee premises, 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 reduces the melting point of ice and is considered reliable in temperatures as low at -20 ° F.
5. Rake carefully
Raise the blade of your snow plow enough to guarantee it doesn’t scrape and damage the driveway surface area. If shoveling, use a plastic shovel for uneven surfaces to minimize its danger of capturing 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
Think it or not, driveways aren’t designed for heavy trucks. Edges are particularly susceptible, chipping under excessive weight. So make certain that your car is parked away from the edges which construction vehicles never park there throughout house remodeling projects.
7. Clean your driveway
Removing spots triggered by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar substances impacts more than your drive’s look. Motor fluids can penetrate 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 cleaning agent and warm water. For older stains, try scrubbing the stain repeatedly with grease-cutting, biodegradable cleaners. Make sure to use a regular scrub brush. A wire brush can harm the driveway’s surface area.
Make the most of your home with a clean, well-kept driveway. It not only improves curb appeal, but just lasts longer than drives that are overlooked. A little upkeep now can bring huge returns later on. Discover more about how home insurance can help you secure 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.
Address: Unit 8, Dunboyne Business Park, Dunboyne, Co Meath Call: 0879565650 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org