Concrete Driveways Newcastle - Customers Demand More
Concrete driveways Newcastle wide have long been popular, and nowadays customers are demanding more when it comes to this service. While installing plain concrete driveways is still a relatively cost effective exercise, many customers are looking for something more stylish and elaborate. With that being said, read on to discover more about the options available to you.
Concrete driveways, paths, and patios have been a staple of paving contractors’ work in the North East. Paving North East based companies should be able to install plain concrete paving cheaply and easily compared to other paving materials. Concrete driveways are now expected to be more decorative. Plain concrete is still useful in areas that cannot be seen, such as shed and garage bases, dog kennels, and caravan hard standing. But, when it comes to installing concrete driveways North East based, paving contractors are offering more decorative patterned finishes. Concrete driveways can be almost completely smooth using floats to smooth the surface when the concrete starts to stiffen. Such a surface can become very slippery in wet or icy conditions and so other finishing techniques are used to increase grip and add a touch of style. The simplest of these is a brushed finish where a soft brush is used to put shallow grooves into the concrete driveway. Textured rollers can be used to press in a simple pattern. Another popular finish is to treat the driveway’s surface to produce an exposed aggregate finish. Other methods to consider include imprinted patterns on the concrete driveway, and stencilling on a coating pattern.
No matter what concrete driveways Newcastle way you are interested in, you can rest assured that EF Paving Contractors Limited can provide a service you will be delighted with. Our skilled and qualified staff work to the highest standards and we have received excellent reviews, which you can read for yourself at http://efpaving.co.uk/. Contact us for a free quote.