Professional Driveway Installers
Is it time for a new driveway?
Looking to give your existing driveway a new lease of life?
Block pave driveway and path surround. Used Contrasting block pave edgings to compliment the main design.
Drain cover also incorporated using the same design.
Look no further than Insight Driveways
We have been installing driveways and patios in and around the Manchester area for many years.
We have the expertise to build and create driveways.
Block paving Information - Benefits
Over the past 25 years or so, block paving has become a leading choice in the construction of driveways, pathways and patios for many homeowners.
Block pave driveway incorporating a block pave step
Complete with block pave edgings in a contrasting colour.
A variety of materials can be used to build a driveway, path or patio
We, at Insight Driveways, will advise on the choices and options that are available so you can choose what best suits you.
Indian Sandstone Paving with block pave incorporated into the design
Combination of materials for driveways can be used, for example, block paving & tarmac
Indian Sandstone Paving and Flagstones
Gravel - Long lasting stone chips come in many sizes and colours
Our family run team will help you make the right decisions on choosing the best driveway for your property. Considerations such as the best materials to use, laying pattern, texture and colour are all important so that the driveway enhances your home.
Our friendly team will be on hand to guide and advise you every step of the way.
INSTALLING A BLOCK PAVE DRIVEWAY
(compacting the kiln dried sand that has been brushed into the block pave joints)
To ensure your new driveway lasts it’s important to carry out the proper preparation.
For the block paving we need to dig out the area to be paved
Level and lay the hardcore ensuring it is again leveled and compacted.
Lay a weed proof membrane, lay the sharp sand, level and compact.
Install the edgings - various edgings can be used, block paving is an ideal material.
Lay the main blocks.
Using kiln dried sand, brush into all the joints - this allows for the movement of the vehicles without damaging the blocks.
Sweep away any excess sand - any that is left will be dispersed by the wind or rain.
Benefits of Block Paving
Block paving is a very popular choice for both domestic and commercial properties
It is an excellent product for driveways, paths & patios
Block paving is a manufactured product which also means that it is uniformed and well suited for its practical use
Aesthetically Pleasing to the eye
Weatherproof - it is able to withstand our changeable weather
Able to withstand the wear and tear of vehicles
Available in different sizes, shape , colour and design
Enhances any property, and may even add value to your property
Requires little maintenance
Should any of the blocks become damaged or oil stained, they can be replaced without lifting the whole driveway
We provide a cleaning service for driveways and patios.
Block Paving Cleaning
Although there is little maintenance required for driveways, over time Dirt, debris, moss and even weeds will collect and make the driveway unsightly.
We offer a cleaning service that will bring your driveway, path or patio back to its former glory.
We tackle the weeds and then thoroughly clean the driveway.
Sand & Seal Service
We also provide a sand and seal service for block paving
Contact us for more information
If your blocks are damaged, they can be replace without having to dig out the whole driveway.