Block Paving

Block Paving Driveways & Patios

We install block paving patios and driveways throughout Manchester & Cheshire. High quality block paving slabs from quality suppliers fitted expertly by our long established team.

Quality Block Paving That Lasts A Lifetime

At JM Driveways and Landscaping, we specialize in crafting exquisite block paving driveways and patios that truly transform the outdoor spaces of homes in Manchester. We take immense pride in our work, understanding that a driveway or patio is not just a practical necessity, but a central feature that enhances the overall beauty and functionality of your home. Our dedication to creating stunning, high-quality block paving designs sets us apart in the industry.

Our team of skilled professionals is passionate about bringing each client’s vision to life. We meticulously select materials that not only complement the style of your home but also ensure durability and longevity. The versatility of block paving allows us to create unique, custom designs, ranging from classic simplicity to intricate patterns and color combinations. This versatility extends to our patios as well, where we create inviting outdoor spaces perfect for relaxation and entertainment.

We understand the importance of detailed craftsmanship and take great care in every aspect of the installation process. From the initial design consultation to the final touches, we work closely with our clients, ensuring their needs and preferences are at the forefront of our approach. Our commitment to excellence in both service and execution is what makes JM Driveways and Landscaping the go-to choice for block paving driveways and patios in Manchester. With us, you’re not just enhancing your property; you’re investing in quality and style that lasts.

5 FAQ’s On Block Paving

Block paving is a popular choice for driveways and patios, combining durability with aesthetic flexibility. Here are five frequently asked questions that might help if you’re considering block paving for your home

Block paving offers several advantages. It is highly durable and capable of withstanding heavy loads, making it ideal for driveways. Additionally, block paving is available in a variety of colors, shapes, and styles, allowing for customised designs that enhance your home’s curb appeal. It’s also relatively easy to repair; individual blocks can be replaced without having to redo the entire surface.

With proper installation and maintenance, block paving can last for decades. The lifespan typically depends on the quality of the materials used and the installation process. High-quality blocks and a strong sub-base will ensure longevity, often allowing block paving to last between 15 and 20 years or more before needing significant repairs or replacement.

Block paving can be both permeable and impermeable, depending on the type chosen. Permeable block paving allows water to pass through the surface and into a specially prepared sub-base, reducing the risk of water pooling and flooding, and making it an eco-friendly option that supports sustainable drainage systems (SuDS). This can be particularly important in areas susceptible to heavy rainfall or where there are regulations regarding runoff.

Block paving is relatively low maintenance. To keep it looking its best, you should regularly remove weeds and debris from the joints, brush the surface to remove dirt, and wash it with a mild detergent solution. It’s also a good idea to re-sand the joints periodically to prevent weed growth and ensure the stability of the blocks. Sealants can be applied every few years to enhance the color and protect against stains, oil spills, and other contaminants.

Before deciding on block paving, consider the intended use of the paved area, the existing soil conditions, and your budget. For driveways, ensure that the paving will withstand the load of vehicles and that the base and sub-base are properly installed to avoid sinking and shifting. Consider the overall design and how it complements your home’s style. Additionally, think about your local climate; for example, in colder areas, choose a block type that is resistant to freeze-thaw cycles. Lastly, consider your budget as the costs can vary significantly based on material choice and installation complexity.

Free Quotes & Surveys – Book Today!

You can book in confidence for your next driveway or patio with JM Driveways & Landscapes as we offer free quotes and surveys with no obligation quotes. With over 400 5* reviews across Google, Facebook and MyBuilder we are Manchester’s #1 Driveway Company.