Frequently Asked Questions
- I’d like a new driveway or patio what’s the next step?
- How long will it take to construct my new driveway or patio?
- Will there be a lot of mess and disruption?
- Do I need to be in while you are working?
- How do you dispose of my old driveway or patio surface?
- Will there be a skip outside my house?
- How do you prepare the ground?
- What are the advantages of a new driveway?
- Are your driveways guaranteed?
- How long before I can walk or drive my car over the drive?
- What about drainage?
- Will my neighbours be affected?
- What areas do you cover?
- What do I need to do to keep my driveway or patio looking good?
I’d like a new driveway or patio what’s the next step?
Contact us today to arrange a free no obligation site assessment and quote for your new driveway – call 01708 480121 or fill out a contact form We will then arrange with you a convenient date and time for a site visit, measure the area, show you examples of the types of designs available and provide a free quotation based on your chosen design.
How long will it take to construct my new driveway or patio?
A standard size driveway to a semi detached house will take 3-4 days. We will provide an accurate estimate once we have assessed the site.
Will there be a lot of mess?
No. We are one of the cleanest companies undertaking this type of work.
Do I need to be in while you are working on my drive?
No, we can complete all work whilst you are out.
How do you dispose of my old driveway or patio surface?
We have grab Lorries take away all excavations to the landfill or recycling centre.
Will there be a skip outside my house?
No skips are used, therefore no skips left for days or weeks outside your property.
How do you prepare the ground?
All driveways are excavated by machine to correct depth to suit the site and ground conditions. Ministry of Transport type 1 is laid, then compacted with vibrating plate to form sub base to correct levels.
What are the advantages of a new driveway?
A new driveway will enhance the visual aspect of your property, making it more attractive and practical. It can also increase the value of your property by up to 7%.
Is your work guaranteed?
Our block paved drives are guaranteed for 10 years.
How long before I can walk or drive on my new drive?
Straight away, after work is completed
What about drainage?
There is currently legislation that applies to surface water from paved areas around your property. We can advise on the most appropriate solutions that are best suited to the paved surfaces of your property.
Will my neighbours be affected?
Inconvenience is kept to a minimum as a result of our polite workforce and our clean and responsible working practices.
What areas do you cover?
We cover most areas in London, Essex, Kent and Hertfordshire
What do I need to do to keep my driveway or patio looking good?
Full aftercare advice is provided on completion of the work to enable you to keep your new driveway or patio looking its best.