We are a Dollymount 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 Dollymount, we cover all areas in Dollymount and the surrounding areas.
Your Dollymount, professional natural stone pavers.
We pride ourselves on being one the longest established natural stone pavers companies in the Dollymount.
A new driveway from STM Dollymount 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 one of the most utilized areas of your home, typically ignored till they stain or split. Give them the attention they should have by making repair work quickly. Not only can you extend your driveway’s life and attractive look well into the future, you can save loan in the long term.
Consider these seven suggestions to help you look after your driveway:
1. Prevent fractures
For driveways, avoidance indicates sealing concrete yearly and sealing asphalt every couple of years to avoid water from penetrating, freezing and splitting. Tree and shrub roots can cause fractures by pushing up from underneath. The service is to get rid of trees near drives or have their roots trimmed away.
2. Fill fractures
If fractures or holes do appear, spot them instantly. Use a masonry sculpt to remove loose products and brush out the particles prior to applying a crack filler and patching substance. After the compound dries, seal the whole driveway Guaranteeing your driveway is smooth and level might likewise help reduce tripping accidents when visitors visit your home.
3. Minimize water on the driveway.
Clear a two to three-inch strip around the edges of the driveway to offer a runoff area for snow and water to lower its possibilities of permeating the surface area. Also, guarantee 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, triggering cracks. Both must be fixed. Rather of salting, use a snowblower or shovel to eliminate snow and use options like sand, coffee grounds, alfalfa meal or cat litter to make surface areas less slippery. To melt ice, consider spraying the surface area with sugar beet juice, which lowers 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 rake enough to ensure it does not scrape and damage the driveway surface. If shoveling, use a plastic shovel for unequal surface areas to reduce its risk of capturing 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. Protect the edges
Think it or not, driveways aren’t designed for heavy trucks. Edges are especially vulnerable, breaking under extreme weight. So make sure that your car is parked away from the edges and that construction vehicles never ever park there throughout house improvement jobs.
7. Clean your driveway
Removing discolorations brought on by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar substances affects more than your drive’s look. Motor fluids can permeate approximately a quarter inch in concrete and can soften asphalt. Use non-clumping cat litter to soak up fresh oil, followed by grease-cutting dishwashing cleaning agent and warm water. For older spots, try scrubbing the stain consistently with grease-cutting, naturally degradable cleaners. Make sure to utilize a routine scrub brush. A wire brush can harm the driveway’s surface.
Maximize your house with a clean, properly maintained driveway. It not only improves curb appeal, but merely lasts longer than drives that are overlooked. A little upkeep now can bring big returns later on. Learn more about how home insurance 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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