Patio Layers Gravesend

Gravesend Patio and Paving Specialists

Gravesend Patio Layers (DA11): When springtime arrives each year most of us start thinking about spending a lot more time out in the fresh air and of course the garden (for those who have one) is the most common place to achieve this. After a dismal and wet winter in Gravesend, the garden is likely to be a bit too muddy to do much, therefore laying a nice new patio is the obvious solution to this. If you've already got a patio but its starting to get wonky and overgrown with weeds you might be thinking about having a new one laid down or perhaps taking up and re-laying the old one if the paving slabs are still okay.

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Whilst a modest patio assignment may be something that you could carry out by yourself if you are able in that kind of undertaking, it is more likely to be the case that you will want to get a specialist Gravesend patio layer to carry out the job on your behalf, particularly for larger and trickier patios. It is not only the laying of your garden patio you need to consider but the removing and disposal of the resulting waste plus the introduction of the new patio supplies.

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A qualified Gravesend patio layer should be able to advise you on what you may and may not have, recommend and supply the right materials and produce an ideal patio design for you to sit nicely in your available space. Demand a sales brochure, any decent patio contractor will have a portfolio of jobs that they've previously completed in the Gravesend area. From this brochure you might be able to get a notion of just what your patio project will look like when its completed, this will aid you to pick your materials and design.

The Planning of The Project: I suggest you speak with your patio specialist in relation to certain factors which must be decided in the planning stage, for instance: the accurate measuring of the area to be patioed, easy access to the patio, does the area need levelling, where is the perfect location for your patio, what is your patio area to be used for, what patio materials are you using, does it need to slope away from the house, are there any obstacles in the way (drains, trees etc) and other issues which your Gravesend patio specialist will explain.

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The correct preparation of the area where the patio is to be located is important if the result is to be acceptable. Such preparation will comprise digging out the topsoil to an appropriate level, adding a good layer of hardcore, compacting this down and finally spreading on a layer of bedding material such as sharp sand.

Paving the Area: When all has been prepared the patio contractor will commence putting down the slabs, exactly how this level proceeds depends upon the materials you've selected, and ought to be relatively straightforward if the ground preparation was carried out properly and the resulting base is flat and sound.

Paving Materials: There's a diverse array of materials that may be used for building a patio, amongst the most widely used are: bricks, gravel, slate, limestone, composite blocks, concrete, asphalt, slabs, cobbles, granite, setts, sandstone and blocks.

Patio services are available in Gravesend and also nearby in: Shorne, Singlewell, Denton, Cobham, Swanscombe, Istead Rise, Northfleet, Northfleet Green, Ebbsfleet, Greenhithe, Southfleet, Chalk, Higham, Hook Green, Stone, Milton, Bean, Longfield, Strood, and in these postcodes DA11 0NP, DA11 0LN, DA11 0AD, DA11 0ES, DA11 0RR, DA11 0BN, DA11 0QD, DA11 0PJ, DA11 0BA, DA11 0EH. Locally based Gravesend patio layers will likely have the phone code 01474 and the postcode DA11.

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Patio Edging Gravesend

Patio Edging Gravesend

Patio Edging Gravesend: To accomplish a really nice finish to the area, you may be able to include an attractive edging in your patio. This will obviously depend upon the planned layout and style that you choose. Although they won't all be appropriate for your particular patio finish, there are lots of kinds of patio edgings for you to choose from. You will most likely be deciding between a low brick wall edging, a blockwork/brick edging, a wavy stone edging, a coping stone edging or a rounded kerbstone edging. If you are a bit confused and want to know what will go best with your particular patio, speak with your Gravesend patio layer. Their patio portfolio will probable contain tons of photographs of patio edgings that they've used previously.

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Resin Bonded Driveways and Patios Gravesend: A more contemporary innovation that is mainly used for creating driveways in Gravesend, but can effectively be used for patios is the resin bound process. A resin bound surface comprises a combination of aggregate stones and resin which can be mixed on-site, cold. The surface is permeable, allowing rain water to easily pass through it, avoiding the flooding issues that often arise with paved patios. Resin bound patios and driveways are also durable, attractive, long lasting, colour fast, non-slip, UV stable, weed resistant, relatively maintenance free and available in lots of colours, they're in addition very adaptive and can easily incorporate bespoke designs and logos, making them great for business as well as residential use. (Tags: Resin Bound Driveways Gravesend, Resin Patios Gravesend)

Patio Cleaning Gravesend

Patio Cleaning Gravesend

Patio Cleaning Gravesend: You'll most likely not be immediately thinking about patio cleaning if you are only now in the process of installing a brand new patio, however, in the future, if you wish to keep your patio in the best possible condition, you'll have to be cleaning it at least once a year. If you are adding to or extending an existing patio area then you may want to have the old patio slabs cleaned so that they blend in with the new slabs. In general chemical cleaning or pressure washing is the most efficient solution to cleaning a patio and you will find that the majority of patio cleaning companies in Gravesend will provide either or both services, for getting your patio clean. Patio cleaning professionals in Gravesend use cutting edge high-pressure equipment for this purpose, and this is superior to any shop bought jet washer that you or I might use for our outdoor cleaning. (Tags: Patio Jet Washing Gravesend, Patio Cleaning Gravesend, Jet Washing Patios Gravesend)

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Driveways Gravesend: As well as a patio, you may also wish to get a brand new driveway installed, or maybe your current driveway renewed. The majority of Gravesend patio builders will also tackle this job, and it might be better to get it done simultaneously so that you only generate one lot of mess and you are able to use just one skip for your waste removal, thus saving yourself both time and money.

This of course will depend upon your budget and whether it will extend to this extra work, but it is definitely worth considering. (Tags: Driveways Gravesend, Driveway Installation Gravesend, Driveway Installers Gravesend).

Patio Ideas Gravesend

Patio Design Ideas Gravesend

Patio Ideas Gravesend: You will want to confer with a local Gravesend patio design specialist or landscaper if you're planning something complicated in terms of the design and layout of your patio, given that there are an amazing array of possible options. You might go for the adventurous option and incorporate different shapes on split levels to give your patio more character or fit into an inclined garden for instance, or you might opt to keep it simple and go with a plain rectangular or square shape on one level.

If you are looking to get a cheap patio, you should keep it as simple as possible, given that tailor-made patios can be expensive. The shape of the garden and the space that's usable will affect particular design aspects of your patio, and your choices are going to be to some degree restricted if you have not got a lot of space to play with. Any quality patio specialist in Gravesend will be able to advise you about the best way to proceed with the installation. Some ideas for patios which may give you inspiration include: a brick patio, a free form patio, a split-level patio, a mosaic patio, a flagstone patio, a textured concrete patio or a circular patio.

Patio Problems Gravesend

Issues With Gravesend Patios: Throughout this website I have referred to many of the problems that can occur with a pre-existing patio, but to reiterate, here are the chief issues that are liable to arise with a patio: slabs that have moved or sunk, slabs becoming loose or unstable, dirty patio slabs, trip hazards due to uneven slabs, weeds growing up through the joints, standing water, slabs covered in lichen, algae and moss, patio edgings collapsing, stained patio slabs, damaged or cracked patio slabs.

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Patio laying work has recently been finished in the following Gravesend roads and areas - Ashleigh Close, Bowesden Lane, Cerne Road, Christchurch Road, Challenge Close, Shepherd Street, Bramley Close, Silver Road, The Hollies, South Street, Singlewell Road, Camer Park, Scratton Fields, Shamrock Road, Silverbirch Avenue, Bartlett Road, Dennis Road, The Alma, Detling Road, Cecil Road, Tennyson Walk, The Ridgeway, Dene Holm Road, Chaucer Road, Cirrus Crescent, Carters Row, Salem Place, Downs Road, as well as these Gravesend area postcodes: DA11 0NP, DA11 0LN, DA11 0AD, DA11 0ES, DA11 0RR, DA11 0BN, DA11 0QD, DA11 0PJ, DA11 0BA, DA11 0EH.

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