How to turn your front lawn into a driveway
- 9th April 2021
- Posted by: MASTERADMIN
- Category: Domestic Property Maintenance, Driveways
The costs of converting your lawn into a driveway may vary according to the size and design you want. Also, the type of building materials to be used, labour costs, and the state of your lawn and its foundations influence the cost of constructing the driveway.
Therefore, after you decide to install a driveway, contact First Impressions Yorkshire for a professional driveway installation service. With that in mind, the following are some of the ways you can turn your front lawn into a driveway.
1) Choosing the materials to use for the new driveway
There are different types of materials that can be used for a new driveway such as block paving, tarmac, Indian stone and resin bound to name a few.
2) Resin-bound stones
They are among the diverse types of materials suitable for making a driveway. The resin comes in different decorative colours, patterns, and designs. Examples of the colours you can select to add beauty to your home include titan silver, carnival, eclipse, sunlight, Riviera, heather, Arizona, and sovereign. Driveways constructed using resins are UV stable, weed resistant, require low maintenance, and are highly durable. They also have an appealing look and possess permeable suds. The resins’ cost can also depend on the lawn’s size you wish to convert to a driveway, its layout, and the thickness of the resins. First Impressions Yorkshire use the latest technology to install a resin-bound driveway.
3) Indian sandstone
The stones are good for making paths and driveways, and they also come in different colour schemes and patterns. The Indian sandstone is a durable material durable because it can withstand a lot of pressure. They are also resistant to extreme cold and hot UK weather, making them safe for driveways. The stones require low maintenance services due to their easy-to-clean nature and can make your home aesthetically pleasing.
4) Decide on a layout for the driveway
Staking the driveway path with the help of our landscaping experts will be the first step to take. You will have to decide on the driveway’s size and the shape you want to have to ensure it adds to the aesthetic appearance of your home.
Contact us on: 0800 9179795 for professional landscaping services to give your home the wow factor.