Patio Layers Telford

Telford Patio and Paving Specialists

Telford Patio Layers (TF1): The minute springtime arrives every year most people plan to spend much more time in the fresh air and obviously the garden (for the lucky ones that have one) is the most common place for that to happen. After a dismal and wet winter in Telford, your garden is sure to be just a muddy mess, therefore installing a splendid new patio would be the easiest solution to get your garden ready for the summer. If you've already got a patio but it is out of level and covered with weeds you may possibly be considering having a new one laid down or perhaps just lifting up and relaying the existing one if the patio slabs are still in a good state of repair.

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Specialists at DIY in Telford might be anxious to try this, although putting in a quality patio is not as easy as you would think. Lesser patios are likely to fall well within the range of ability of most DIYers, however larger more extensive patios ought to be left for the experts. Also remember that it isn't only the job of preparing a base and laying down the patio slabs that's necessary, it is also the digging out and disposing of a large amount of earth and even previously laid patio waste if the job is a replacement. This will be heavy and hard going and will almost certainly require the use of a skip.

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A specialist Telford patio layer will give you advice on exactly what you may and may not have, recommend and supply suitable materials and produce a great patio design for you to compliment your available area. Ask for a brochure, any reliable patio layer will have access to a portfolio of projects that they've previously finished in the Telford area. By seeing this portfolio you should be able to get a notion of precisely what your patio project will be like when it is done, this enables you to pick out your materials and design.

Planning The Project: It is important to discuss with your patio contractor regarding certain matters which must be decided during the planning stage, such as: what patio materials you are using, what's the perfect location for your patio, the measuring the area to be patioed, does the area need levelling out, what is your patio area going to be used for, access to the patio, does it need to slope away from buildings, are there any obstacles in the way that you need to consider such as (drain covers, trees etc) and other considerations which your Telford patio specialist will point out.

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Correctly preparing the area where the patio is going to be placed is really important if the resulting patio is to be of acceptable quality. This task will include excavating any turf and topsoil to a suitable level, adding a good layer of hardcore, compacting this using a plate compacter and giving it a final 25mm covering of sharp sand or similar.

The Final Paving: When all has been got ready the patio builder will begin putting down the slabs, precisely how this process proceeds will depend upon the exact materials you have picked, and might be reasonably straightforward if the ground preparation was done properly and the base is flat and solid.

Materials Used for Patios: Patios and pathways can be made from a host of different materials, the most commonplace being gravel, slate, composite tiles, slabs, asphalt, concrete, sandstone, limestone, bricks, cobbles, setts, granite and blocks.

Gravel Patios: If you want a quick, simple and inexpensive patio you could always go with gravel, and if you have some basic DIY skills, you might even be able to lay this yourself. When most people talk about a patio they automatically think of an area covered in paving slabs, but there are countless different ways to create a patio and gravel is one of the most attractive.

Gravel Patios Telford

Building a patio with gravel is much cheaper than using paving slabs or decking, and the end result is extremely durable and requires very little maintenance (a big plus for most homeowners in Telford). If you want a more natural look for your patio, you can hardly do better than gravel, because it blends nicely with any landscaping feature. If you want to move or remove your patio at a later date, then the gravel alternative is the easiest material to shift. A gravel patio is also easy to customise, because you can build it into pretty much any shape that you want. Gravel patios are also better for drainage and can reduce the risk of flooding in areas with high rainfall. And its not just flooding that you can avoid, but also pooling - where you have puddles of water laying on your patio after rain, which can cause algae and moss growth.

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Patio laying is available in Telford and also nearby in: Snedshill, Brookside, Coalbrookdale, Woodside, Madeley, Horsehay, Ketley, Kemberton, Sutton Hill, Nedge Hill, Oakengates, Ironbridge, Little Dawley, Stirchley, and in these postcodes TF1 1XU, TF1 1QS, TF1 1PT, TF1 1EY, TF1 1QY, TF1 1NR, TF1 1RQ, TF1 1SP, TF1 1HY, TF1 1SE. Local Telford patio layers will most likely have the telephone dialling code 01952 and the postcode TF1. Checking this out can guarantee that you access local patio layers. Telford home and business owners will be able to benefit from these and numerous other patio and landscaping services.

Patio Slabs Telford

Paving Slabs/Patio Slabs Telford: Patio slabs or paving slabs come in all manner of shapes and sizes, the prices can vary widely too. Which slabs you use for your own patio may be determined by the need to match existing materials, current trends, personal preference and your planned budget. Readily available in garden centres and DIY merchants, the most favoured patio slabs laid in Telford gardens today are manufactured from concrete or sandstone. Paving slab prices (at the time of writing) range from around three to fifteen pounds each though they are quite often available in bulk packs of 20 or more.

Patio Furniture Telford

Patio Furniture Telford: When you have finished your patio you will be keen to choose some patio furniture to complement your new outside space. There is lots to consider when buying patio furniture and you ought to put as much thought into this process as you would acquiring furniture for the inside of your home. In the summer you will likely spend more time relaxing on your patio than you do inside, so doing it correctly is essential. You should not simply cram in as much furniture as you can, you need to use the available space cleverly. It's a nice concept to continue the colour scheme from the interior to the exterior, this helps to preserve the smooth flow of the space. (Tags: Patio Furniture Telford, Garden Furniture Telford)

Patio Problems Telford

Problems With Telford Patios: Throughout this website we've referred to many of the issues that can occur with an old patio, but to summarize, here are the primary problems that are liable to occur with a patio: weed growth in the joints, slabs covered in moss and lichen, stained patio slabs, collapsed patio edgings, trip hazards, slabs which are loose or unstable, poor drainage for rainwater, sunken slabs, dirty patio slabs, cracked or damaged paving slabs.

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Artificial Grass Telford (TF1)

Artificial Grass Telford: Something which you may want to consider rather than a patio is artificial grass, which can be equally low maintenance, long lasting but can be installed more cheaply than a paved patio and with less mess and disruption. Artificial grass looks like real grass, both close up and from afar, but it doesn't grow and never has to be mowed. If you're searching for a more economical solution for your precious garden space in Telford, then artificial grass could just be the answer for you. Too much concrete and stone can give a very stark appearance to your garden, the green colour of artificial grass is more soothing and easy on the eye. The cost of artificial grass in Telford is similar to when using cheap quality paving slabs but less than half the price of higher end patio slabs.

Skip Hire Telford

Although your regular household rubbish bins are ideal for tipping your normal household rubbish, they're not usually sufficient for the disposal of waste and rubbish created by patio laying projects in Telford, or for that matter, any other type of home or garden improvements. In most areas of the United Kingdom, the environmentally safe disposal of any garden or building waste is regulated by the local authorities. Therefore disposal in an authorised disposal and recycling site could be an obligation. Rather than going through frequent journeys to the nearby council tip with waste, you could think about hiring a skip instead.

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You'll no longer need to fret about where your waste finishes up, as an experienced Telford skip hire company will use a council approved site, and offer assurances of it's safe and correct disposal in every case. You will need to discuss your project with your patio contractor and the skip hire company and depending on what waste materials are likely to be created there could be provisos. The skip hire service will have to split dangerous waste (such as asbestos materials) into an entirely separate disposal system for safe and secure processing.

Dealing with hazardous waste is certainly left to the professionals, and rigid rules cover it's safe disposal. To make certain that all regulations and rules are addressed appropriately, both the skip hire firm and your contractor will work in conjunction.

In relation to siting your skip, an ideal scenario would be where you've got a spare spot on your garden or drive. On the reverse side of this, if you haven't any suitable area, and you park your car on the main road, you might have to rely on your nearest neighbours, and see if they are able to leave you a space for the skip someplace close to your property. For any skips that are placed on unadopted streets, driveways or private land, permits will not be required, but on a public highway in Telford a temporary local council licence or permit will be necessary, enquire if you need one. This will ensure that the positioning of your skip will cause no issues.

Skip hire providers in Telford and the wider Shropshire area offer skips in all types of sizes for any scale of project you may be doing, and they start from huge roll on roll off monstrosities and builders skips down to mini-skips and skip bags. To get rates for the different sizes of skip GO HERE.

Patio Building Tasks Telford

Patio Laying Tasks Telford (TF1)

Telford patio specialists will likely help with patio sealing, patio edging Telford, garden patios and driveways, patios around bushes and trees, Indian stone paving, patios and decking, ground levelling, patio installation around decking, gravel patio installation Telford, patio algae removal, the removal of patios, patio grout replacement, paving slab laying in Telford, patio repointing, garden patios and pathways in Telford, flagstone patios Telford, garden patios and terraces, patio uplighters in Telford, block paving driveway installation in Telford, patio lighting, cheap patios, patio installation around hot tubs, Indian stone patios Telford, hard landscaping, patios around fish ponds in Telford, garden patios and footpaths, stone patios Telford, small garden patio installation, the restoration of patios, decking installation, patio removal and disposal, block paving patios, decorative patio design, patio water features, patio replacement and other patio related tasks in Telford, Shropshire. These are just a small portion of the duties that are undertaken by patio installers. Telford companies will let you know their whole range of paving services.

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Also find: Little Dawley patios, Nedge Hill patios, Oakengates patios, Woodside patios, Snedshill patios, Horsehay patios, Ironbridge patios, Madeley patios, Kemberton patios, Brookside patios, Coalbrookdale patios, Ketley patios, Sutton Hill patios, Stirchley patio layers and more. Most of these towns and villages are serviced by patio layers. Telford homeowners can get GGGGG quotations by going here.

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Patio Laying Around Telford: Patio laying work has been recently done in the following Telford roads - The Cross Roads, Spruce Drive, Barnet Close, Birbeck Drive, Burnell Road, St Michaels Drive, Courtland Drive, The Lawns, Talbot Close, Bostock Crescent, Aralia Close, Spinners Court, The Square, Town Park, Clun Close, St Christophers Way, Carvers Close, Twinney Lane, Stafford Park 2, Boddington Crescent, Briggs Way, The Knowle, Drummery Lane, Shelsy Court, Churchway, Spafield Close, Brackenfield, Broadway Avenue, Delbury Court, as well as these Telford area postcodes: TF1 1XU, TF1 1QS, TF1 1PT, TF1 1EY, TF1 1QY, TF1 1NR, TF1 1RQ, TF1 1SP, TF1 1HY, TF1 1SE. Work was done in these locations by specialist patio installers. Telford householders were given reliable and professional patio services in every case.

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