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  • Paving Athboy

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  • We are a Athboy family run business specialising in all aspects of paving 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 Athboy, we cover all areas in Athboy and the surrounding areas.

    Your Athboy, professional paving.

     

    We pride ourselves on being one the longest established paving companies in the Athboy.

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

     

    Nearby areas wecover:

    cobblelock driveways near Athboy
    granite paving near Balrath
    brick pavers near Kildalkey
    garden paving near Kilbride
    brick pavers near Clonmellon
    cobblestone pavers near Cortown
    indian sandstone paving near Kilskeer
    cobblelock driveways near Bohermeen
    granite paving near Dunderry
    cobblestone pavers near Ballivor

    Common Sense Tips for Maintaining Your Driveway

    Driveways are one of the most used areas of your home, typically ignored up until they stain or break. Provide the attention they deserve by making repairs quickly. Not just can you extend your driveway’s life and attractive look well into the future, you can conserve cash in the long term.
    Think about these 7 suggestions to assist you care for your driveway:

    1. Prevent cracks

    For driveways, avoidance indicates sealing concrete yearly and sealing asphalt every couple of years to prevent water from penetrating, freezing and cracking. Tree and shrub roots can trigger cracks by pushing up from underneath. The solution is to remove trees near drives or have their roots trimmed away.

    2. Fill fractures

    If cracks or holes do appear, spot them immediately. Use a masonry chisel to get rid of loose materials and brush out the particles prior to using a crack filler and patching substance. After the compound dries, seal the whole driveway Guaranteeing your driveway is smooth and level may likewise help reduce tripping mishaps when guests visit your house.

    3. Reduce water on the driveway.

    Clear a 2 to three-inch strip around the edges of the driveway to offer a runoff area for snow and water to reduce its chances of permeating the surface. Also, ensure that downspouts empty into the yard instead of onto the driveway.

    4. Don’t salt cement

    Cement salt and chemical de-icers can penetrate surfaces, causing fractures. Both must be fixed. Rather of salting, utilize a snowblower or shovel to eliminate snow and use options like sand, coffee grounds, alfalfa meal or kitty litter to make surface areas less slippery. To melt ice, consider spraying the surface with sugar beet juice, which lowers 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 ensure it does not scrape and damage the driveway surface. If shoveling, use a plastic shovel for irregular surface areas to decrease its risk of capturing on the driveway. Then, either push snow to the side and shovel that off or get rid of snow a few inches at a time while working your method earthward.

    6. Protect the edges

    Believe it or not, driveways aren’t developed for heavy trucks. Edges are especially vulnerable, cracking under excessive weight. So ensure that your car is parked far from the edges and that construction vehicles never ever park there throughout house improvement projects.

    7. Clean your driveway

    Eliminating discolorations brought on by motor oil, radiator fluid and similar substances affects more than your drive’s appearance. Motor fluids can penetrate up to 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 stains, try scrubbing the stain repeatedly with grease-cutting, naturally degradable cleaners. Be sure to use a routine scrub brush. A wire brush can harm the driveway’s surface area.

    Make the most of your home with a clean, properly maintained driveway. It not only improves curb appeal, but merely lasts longer than drives that are disregarded. A little upkeep now can bring big returns later. Find out more about how home insurance can assist you protect your investment.

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

    STM Paving Athboy

    If you are looking for experienced paving in Athboy that won’t lead you down the driveway or patio, contact the reliable team at STM Paving.
    1675 Spruce Avenue
    Athboy, L EI21

    Meath, Leinster (L)

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