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When is the best time of year to have a resin driveway?

Have you been wondering “what is the best time of year to have a resin driveway”? If so, this article is for you. In this article, we’ll talk about when the best and worst times of year to have your resin driveway laid down are. We’ll also look into why resin driveways have become so popular over recent years.  Is there a particularly good or bad time to have a resin driveway laid down?  It is possible to lay down a resin driveway at any time of year as long as certain temperature requirements are met. Some companies use polyurethane resin…

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What is driveway resin made from?

Do you need to know the answer to the question “What is driveway resin made from?” If so, we can help. In this article, we’ll tell you all about the process of producing driveway resin and why resin is such great material for so many surfaces. Keep reading to learn more. The driveway resin production process  Resin-bound surfacing is manufactured using a blend of aggregates which are coated with a clear UV-stable polyurethane resin. Each aggregate particle needs a full resin coating. This is why the aggregates are brought together as part of a force-action mix process. This creates a cold-pour…

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Adding Kerb Appeal with a Resin Bound Driveway

Resin Mixed Stone are here to advise you on how adding kerb appeal with a resin bound driveway can enhance your home. Not only are there practical benefits, but there are also visual benefits too. If you feel it’s time for a change, then take a look at our article and decide for yourself if a resin bound driveway is what you’ve been needing, in order to spruce up your home. What is a resin bound surface? Resin-bound surfaces are a combination of natural stone aggregate, mixed with resin to bind them together to ensure an attractive and smooth finish. This…

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Can you jet wash a resin drive? [Infographic]

Are you wondering can you jet wash a resin drive? Then you’re not alone. Many people ask the same question as they try to keep this key part of their property’s exterior looking its best. The good news is that resin drives can usually be jet washed to get rid of stains, dirt, and other residues effectively.  Jet washing a resin drive – what you need to know Jet washing can be a highly successful method of removing stains and residue from resin bound driveways. Although resin drives are generally easy to maintain, usually requiring little more than a sweep clean…

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Resin Bonded Stone vs Concrete Surfacing

Out of all the areas of your home or business, the driveway is the place that receives the most wear and tear. With vehicles running over the same patch of ground multiple times a day, there’s no doubt that over time your driveway can become damaged. Also, your driveway is the first impression that visitors have of your property, so a presentable, aesthetically-pleasing surfacing finish can make the difference between an industrial and a welcoming appearance. we take a look at a popular question of Resin Bonded Stone vs Concrete Surfacing which is better? Resin Bonded Stone or Concrete Surfacing Which…

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Can resin be laid over block paving or flagstones?

Resin is one of the best materials for driveways and patios. Attractive, hardwearing, and low maintenance, it offers a multitude of benefits. However, one question that many people have is “Can resin be laid over block paving or flagstones?” Although it’s possible in some cases, you’ll need to ensure you carry out the correct preparatory processes. Often, groundworks will need carrying out before installing resin surfacing. Read on to find out more.  Laying resin on existing surfaces  Resin bound can be laid on some existing surfaces effectively. This means you can often cover up your old, tired patio or driveway with…

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Can I put a caravan on a resin driveway?

Caravan sales have rocketed over the past 18 months, with many people opting for staycations rather than jetting off abroad. If you’ve snapped up a caravan for enjoying family holidays in the UK, you may be wondering where to park it. A common question is “Can I put a caravan on a resin driveway?”. Whilst resin driveways are famously strong and durable, many people worry that the weight of a caravan will be too much for it to bear. Read on to find out more. Are resin driveways suitable for caravans?  Resin driveways have become extremely popular in recent years due…

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Are resin driveways any good?

Has the time come to invest in a new driveway for your property? If so, you may be considering resin. Although there are many possible materials for driveways, including tarmac, concrete, block paving, and loose gravel, resin remains the most popular option. At Resin Mixed Stone, we install beautiful and durable resin driveways in Sheffield, Chesterfield, and Doncaster. Read on to find out more about our resin driveways and their benefits. The benefits of resin driveways  Resin driveways became popular in the UK around the early 1990s. Strong, long-lasting, and aesthetically pleasing, they outperform many other surfacing types. Here are the…

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Do weeds grow through resin driveways?

Do weeds grow through resin driveways? This is a common question that is asked when looking at a new driveway. Resin driveways are becoming increasingly popular in the UK. Not only are they visually attractive, but they’re also very durable and will stay looking their best for several years. One of the biggest advantages of choosing resin surfacing is that it’s weed resistant. No weeds should grow up through the surface of your resin driveway. If you’re looking for a company that installs resin driveways in Sheffield, Chesterfield or Doncaster, look no further than Resin Mixed Stone. We can install a…

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What are the benefits of a resin driveway over block paving or tarmac?

So what are the benefits or a resin driveway over traditional ones? Are you looking to transform your old and damaged driveway? If so, we can help. At Resin Mixed Stone, we install the finest resin driveways in Sheffield, Chesterfield, and Doncaster, with all our work completed to the highest possible standards. You may be considering block paving or tarmac for your driveway, but resin is by far the better option. Read on to find out the key benefits of a resin driveway and why this should be your choice.  Extremely hardwearing  As resin driveways are so hardwearing, they’re likely to…

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