Lovely New Drive & Retaining Wall

Even though our customers in Kent had a lovely front garden, they really didnt use it much and said it took a lot of time to actually maintain it. So we were really happy when they contacted Stone Made Drives to come and give them a quote for a new paved driveway, retaining wall and…

Improving the Look of a Concrete Driveway

Concrete is an easy material which is why it has a relatively high popularity within the driveway industry however it is also considered a relatively bland way to decorate the exterior of one’s home. Fret not; there are various ways you can improve the look of a concrete driveway and whether you’re looking to adhere…

Driveway Care Tips and Tricks

Maintaining your driveway and ensuring that it stays at its best should not be considered a chore. After all, you paid good money in order to receive the driveway that you have and it’s only natural that you should want to care for it. Despite this, day to day requirements can get in the way…

The History of Driveways

If we were to talk technical, it could be argued that the beginning of the driveway dates back to dirt roads and riders on horseback. In fact, before the 1850’s, driveways were not a common thing and the closest homeowners came to one was the dirt tracks that lead people from one location to another.…

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Improving the Look of a Driveway

Sometimes a new driveway isn’t what your yard needs and there are plenty of ways to provide your driveway with a little bit of TLC without breaking the bank and splashing out for a complete refurbishment. Here are a few tips and tricks when it comes to improving the look of a driveway… If you…

A-Z Driveway Terminology

If you have ever hired a professional to complete a job, you will quickly realise that they converse with one another using specialist terms and jargon that goes in one ear and out of the other when you try to understand it. Before you get someone to carry out a service, we always recommend that…

Benefits of Installing a Driveway

The outside of your home will allow guests who visit to form an opinion before they even step inside and see the interior. In fact, in this day and age many people tend to judge a book by its cover. Unfortunately, our homes are no exception. A brand new driveway is the perfect way to…

Why Choose A Clay Brick Driveway?

Driveways come in many different shapes and sizes and there is always a new material on the market that is taking the industry by storm. This time it is clay brick and, here at Stone Made Drives, we’re going to go over the top reasons why you should opt for this little brick in order…

Myths About Concrete Driveways

Over the years, concrete in general has increased and decreased in popularity several times. Many people worry that they will become bored of the material or will simply regret their decision. Due to this, they ask the opinion of other people which leads to the spreading of many concrete related myths. Here at Stone Made…