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Nantwich Patio Layers (CW5): If you want to get the most from your available garden space and spend more of your time outside, it's a good idea to get a patio installed. So, if you are going to have a patio put in you'll need the job to be done in a professional way, otherwise it will cause trouble as time goes by and at the end of the day you'll be forced to get the entire thing redone.

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Specialists at do-it-yourself in Nantwich might be impatient to have a bash at this, although putting in a top notch patio is not as simple as you'd suppose. Smaller patio projects will possibly fall within the range of expertise of most DIYers, but bigger more complicated patios are best left to the pros. Also keep in mind that its not purely a case of installing a firm base and putting down the slabs that is called for, it's also the digging out and disposal of a fair bit of soil and rubble and perhaps the old patio materials if the task is a replacement. This kind of work is going to be physically demanding and will require the use of a skip, at the very least.

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A huge benefit to having a knowledgeable patio installer handy, is that you are able to get tips and advice about what is and isn't feasible in respect of your available space and garden layout. They might also offer thoughts on the most suitable materials for the patio. Ask them if you can view some photos of patios they've previously done in the area, this will give you some insight into what is viable in your garden and just how it might look when it is done.

Before any work actually commences, you need to go over several things with your patio installer. This would be perceived as the planning stage and it's crucial if the completed patio is going to meet your requirements. This planning dialogue may include such matters as the preferred location, does the site need levelling, are there manholes in the way, what size and kind of paving slabs are to be used, and where can a skip be positioned.

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The correct preparing of the area where your patio is going to be placed is important if the result is to be perfect. Such preparation includes scooping out and removing soil to an appropriate level, spreading on a 50 to 80mm layer of hardcore, compacting this down and finally giving it a 25mm covering of sharp sand.

The Final Paving: When everything is got ready your patio specialist will start installing the slabs, just how this level proceeds depends upon the materials you have chosen, and should be reasonably straightforward as long as the ground preparation was done correctly and the final base is sound and flat.

Patio Edging NantwichPatio Edging Nantwich: Adding a stylish edging to your patio is the best way to give it a nice finish. How this is done will of course be determined by your chosen layout and design. The different varieties of patio edgings on offer are almost endless and your only job will be to pick the perfect pattern to suit your patio design. You'll most likely be choosing between a rounded kerbstone edging, a brick/blockwork edging, a low brick wall edging, a coping stone edging or a wavy stone edging. Check with your Nantwich patio layer regarding the available options and find out what they think will go best with your patio. Their patio portfolio will most likely feature heaps of photos of patio edgings that they have previously used.

Patio Materials: There are a whole host of different materials from which an outdoor patio can be built and the most commonplace that you'll come across are slabs, composite tiles, cobbles, gravel, limestone, bricks, blocks, slate, sandstone, concrete, asphalt, granite and setts.

Paving Slabs/Patio Slabs Nantwich: As you would expect, patio slabs come in many different sizes and at various prices. Considerations like personal preference, current trends, the need to match pre-existing materials and your planned budget will have an impact on the sort of patio slabs that you decide on. Widely available in nearby DIY outlets and garden centres, the most widespread patio slabs used in Nantwich today are made of sandstone or concrete. Patio slab prices (at this time (2020)) start at about three to fifteen quid though they're usually available in bulk packs. Standard sizes are: 300mm x 300mm, 450mm x 450mm and 600mm x 600mm, the thickness can vary from 22-38mm.

Driveways Nantwich: At the same time as you're getting a nice new patio laid you may want to replace your driveway too. Some patio builders in Nantwich will also handle this task for you, and it may be better to get it done simultaneously so you only generate one lot of mess and you will be able to use the same skip for your removal of waste. Your budget will of course affect whether you are able to do this or not, but it is well worth doing if it's possible.

Hard Landscaping Nantwich: Whenever you hear mention of the phrase "hard landscaping" (or "hardscaping"), it refers to outdoor features like patios, driveways and paths, in addition to any kind of garden architecture and design made from building materials. The phrase "soft landscaping" describes features created from plant related materials such as grasses, shrubs and trees. In some instances garden furniture could also be termed as "hard landscaping".

Patio Grouting Nantwich: With old patios one of the chief issues is with crumbling joints or grouting. If this kind of thing is happening with your patio, you must take action, because before long your patio will start to look awful with weeds and grass poking up between the joints. To tackle this, you could maybe dowse the weeds with boiling water which is a good non-chemical solution to eradicate weeds, or alternatively you could employ a good weedkiller. It is often a big job to restore the grout, and the most trying job of them all is the removing of the old, eroded grouting. Having the entire thing re-done is the only real solution if the patio slabs are loose and rocking, seeing that correcting the joints will not address the issue. If the slabs are relatively firm you can press on and rake out the damaged mortar by utilizing a hammer and bolster, a patio knife or even better an angle grinder fitted with a diamond tipped blade. When you've finished, give the whole patio a really good cleanup and undertake the re-grouting process with a polymeric or resin grout. Some are applied using the wet slurry approach while others use a dry brush-in technique.

Resin Bound Driveways and Patios Nantwich: A relatively recent invention which is in the main used for creating driveways in Nantwich, but can equally be adapted for patios is the resin bound technique. A resin bound surface comprises a combination of coloured aggregate stones and resin which can be mixed on-site, cold. The finished surface is permeable, permitting rain water to easily pass through it, preventing the flooding issues that may occur with paving slabs. Resin bound patios and driveways are also colour fast, relatively maintenance free, available in different colours, UV stable, attractive, durable, weed resistant, slip resistant and long lasting, they are in addition very adaptable and can incorporate bespoke logos and designs, making them great for commercial as well as home use. (Tags: Resin Bound Driveways Nantwich, Resin Patios Nantwich)

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Patio Sealing Nantwich: Applying sealant is the ideal way to preserve your patio, paved area, path or driveway in Nantwich and can be especially effective for block paved areas where the sand joints can be eroded while cleaning. Sealing inhibits this sand loss that's a regular issue when water jetting in particular. This is not the sole benefit of sealing which can also improve the look of your paving slabs or blocks, prolong the lifespan of your patio or driveway, make the paved area quicker and easier to clean, prevent unsightly staining, prevent the growth of grass, moss and weed and reduce the need for repairs in the future. Driveway and patio sealants are waterproof and don't peel or blister, various kinds are available for different materials including natural stone sealants, imprinted concrete sealers, tarmac sealers and block paving sealants. (Tags: Driveway Sealing Nantwich, Patio Sealing Nantwich)

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Some Nantwich areas served by Nantwich patio layers: London Road, Wright Court, Meeanee Drive, Cobbs Lane, South Crofts, Oatmarket, Churches Court, Wrens Close, Weaver Road, St. Annes Court, Vauxhall Place, Orchard Crescent, Harvey Avenue, The Blankney, Dysart Buildings, Daisy Bank, Rectory Close, Sharratt Square, Dorfold Drive, Willow Court, Station Road, Mount Drive, Worthington Close, Brassey Court, Cherrington Road, King Place, Gresty Buildings, First Wood Street, Birchin Close.

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