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5 Things you need to know about a Resin Driveway


11th October 2022

Resin driveways are a popular surface choice for several reasons. They offer a high-quality finish, easy maintenance, and a variety of colours; giving you everything you could ask for in a driveway. We think a resin driveway is a fantastic choice to create a stunning entrance for your home; offering a premium look and instant kerb appeal.

So, we’ve put together the 5 things we think everyone should know about Resin Driveways. 

  1. What is a Resin Driveway?

A Resin Driveway is a surfacing solution that results from mixing resin and aggregates together. This creates the mixture that be laid to create your stunning new driveway. The result is a smooth, flat and perfect finish. A seamless finish provides a decorative bound gravel surfacing that is attractive and durable.

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  1. Durable and Resistance.

While the cost of a new driveway is never cheap, it is vitally important that any surface you choose is durable and resistant. This is where a Resin Driveway can really shine. Using a mixture of aggregate stones and resin, with its U-V stable materials, you’re assured that it will not fade over time.

While we don’t get extreme weather conditions in the UK, we do deal with a variety of weather conditions, from heavy rain in winter to the hot sun of summer. This means our surfacing needs to be able to deal with a multitude of different conditions. Resin driveways can resist extreme weather conditions and maintain its smooth appearance.

  1. Variety of Colours

The first thing anyone sees when visiting your property is the exterior of your house and your driveway. Having a stunning driveway that matches your home is a fantastic way to give that ‘wow’ factor and improve your kerb appeal. Resin Driveways are available in a wide variety of colours to match your taste, whether you’re pairing it with a traditional or contemporary look.

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  1. Minimal maintenance

A resin driveway minimises puddles, ice, and the growth of weeds and with the ease of a brush or hose down will look stunning as ever. This means that with minimal effort or extra expenditure your driveway will always look amazing.

A professionally installed driveway can last decades, giving you peace of mind for years to come about your resin driveway.

  1. Permeable

A common consideration when planning a new driveway is drainage and how you're doing to deal with excess water, well with a Resin driveway it’s not a problem. A resin driveway is permeable, allowing the water to run through them. This creates an easy path for the water, leaving no puddles or streams of water. 

So, there we have five compelling reasons that a resin driveway might be the best surface for you. A Resin driveway is a fantastic addition to your home, bringing kerb appeal in a colour of your choice. They are minimal maintenance and will last years to come.

Here at Henson, we are experts in providing you with a high-quality new driveway. We can assure you will receive a first-class, tidy, and hassle-free service from start to finish from our specialist team.

Enquire here to receive your free no-obligation quote.

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