Various Designs

Choice of Materials


Insight Driveways - Driveway Specialists in Manchester

Driveway Services

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

Block paving

Combination of materials for driveways can be used, for example, block paving & tarmac

Tarmac driveway

Indian Sandstone Paving and Flagstones

Gravel - Long lasting stone chips come in many sizes and colours

Imprinted concrete

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.


(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

Long lasting

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

Repair Service

If your blocks are damaged, they can be replace without having to dig out the whole driveway.


We pride ourselves in carrying out all the work involved ourselves and not relying on subcontractors so you can rest assured that the job in hand will be finished on time and to a very professional standard.

 All of our work is guaranteed and we are fully insured which gives our customers peace of mind, we also offer a 14 day cooling off period and competitive prices.

Call our team today for a free onsite visit to discuss your requirements on


Block Pave Driveway

During - All groundwork completed and prepared for the installation of a new driveway.

Installing the block pave driveway

Block pave driveway and paved area including step to match

with red block pave border and contrasting grey block pave edgings

Finished driveway including brick walls and posts

Other Services

We remove all types of old driveway products.

We can upgrade, install new, or re-vive your driveway.

We can add Garden Walls, Garden Steps or doorway steps.

We always plan for water, add drainage wherever required.



We always install edges to your driveway or pathway.

Door steps can be incorporated into the design to match your driveway, path or patio.

We also build steps in the garden, if required.


Block Paving


We provide a comprehensive and repair service and at a reasonable and competitive price.

This includes:

Lift and relays

driveway cleaning

and so much more!

Contact Details


01625 839 558


0161 820 2811


0778 572 7307

Direct Line:

0778 572 7307

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Manchester, Greater Manchester, M21 8ET

We are based in Manchester and cover the surrounding areas.

Stockport, Knutsford, Greater Manchester, Macclesfield, Cheshire, Warrington