We are a Cabra 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 Cabra, we cover all areas in Cabra and the surrounding areas.
Your Cabra, professional natural stone pavers.
We pride ourselves on being one the longest established natural stone pavers companies in the Cabra.
A new driveway from STM Cabra 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 among the most utilized locations of your home, frequently ignored until they stain or break. Provide the attention they deserve by making repairs rapidly. Not only can you extend your driveway’s life and attractive appearance well into the future, you can save loan in the long term.
Think about these 7 pointers to assist you look after your driveway:
1. Prevent cracks
For driveways, avoidance indicates sealing concrete each year and sealing asphalt every couple of years to prevent water from penetrating, freezing and breaking. Tree and shrub roots can trigger fractures by rising from underneath. The solution is to eliminate 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 particles before using a crack filler and patching compound. After the substance dries, seal the entire driveway Ensuring your driveway is smooth and level may also help in reducing tripping accidents 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 opportunities of permeating the surface. Likewise, make sure that downspouts empty into the yard rather than onto the driveway.
4. Don’t salt cement
Cement salt and chemical de-icers can penetrate surfaces, causing fractures. Both need to be repaired. Instead of salting, use a snowblower or shovel to eliminate snow and utilize alternatives like sand, coffee grounds, alfalfa meal or cat litter to make surfaces less slippery. To melt ice, think about spraying the surface with sugar beet juice, which reduces 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 plow enough to ensure it doesn’t scrape and damage the driveway surface. If shoveling, utilize a plastic shovel for unequal surfaces to minimize its risk of catching on the driveway. Then, either push snow to the side and shovel that off or eliminate snow a few inches at a time while working your way earthward.
6. Secure the edges
Believe it or not, driveways aren’t created for heavy trucks. Edges are especially susceptible, breaking under extreme weight. So make sure that your car is parked far from the edges which construction vehicles never park there throughout home improvement jobs.
7. Clean your driveway
Eliminating spots caused by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar compounds affects more than your drive’s appearance. Motor fluids can permeate approximately a quarter inch in concrete and can soften asphalt. Usage non-clumping cat litter to soak up fresh oil, followed by grease-cutting dishwashing detergent and warm water. For older spots, attempt scrubbing the stain repeatedly with grease-cutting, naturally degradable cleaners. Make sure to utilize a regular scrub brush. A wire brush can harm the driveway’s surface.
Take advantage of your home with a clean, well-kept driveway. It not just boosts curb appeal, however just lasts longer than drives that are overlooked. A little maintenance now can bring huge returns later on. Learn more about how home insurance coverage can help 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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