Gravel / shingle driveway installation

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Watertrade / Build Trade
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Maidenhead, SL6 9AY
VladImir Galichyan
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in London, N10 1AN
Oak Floors London
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in London, EC1N 8JY
JRM Building Contractors
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Colchester, CO4 3ND
Castleburg Construction Ltd
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Cambridge, CB21 5LT
Bob Spark
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in London, N1 7GU
A MM (FM) SERVICES LIMITED
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Enfield, EN2 9DG
CHARTER PROPERTY REPAIRS LIMITED
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Norwich, NR9 3AB
Lillywhite Property Services
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in London, W1D 4EG
BILL HOLDER HOME IMPROVEMENTS
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Buntingford, SG9 9FW
Fields Decorating
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Leigh-on-sea, SS9 4NX
FIXLE LIMITED
Gravel / shingle driveway installation in Dagenham, RM9 4PP

Latest Gravel / shingle driveway installation Reviews

Watertrade / Build Trade
8 Aug 2019
A MM (FM) SERVICES LIMITED
31 Jul 2019
Castleburg Construction Ltd
17 Jul 2019
Bob Spark
27 Jun 2019

Hiring a tradesman for gravel or shingle driveway installation

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What do you need to know about gravel or shingle driveway installation?

A gravel or shingle driveway is a sensible and cheap option, as long as your driveway area is completely flat. The cost of having this kind of driveway installed can vary considerably depending on the required work. Removing an existing driveway, particularly fitted slabs and tarmac, can add a lot to your quote. The area will need to be levelled before work can begin. If this is a simple task you can do it yourself to save money. When it comes to the actual installation there are a few things to consider. Is there adequate drainage? Will weed killer need to be applied and will you want sheeting to prevent them growing back? Speaking generally, prep work will at least include installing a sub base and membrane. A good thing about gravel and shingles is the amount of choice you have in terms of size, shape and grade, so look around to find the best option within your budget. Usually, the cost of installing a gravel or shingle driveway will be calculated in square meters, so it is a good idea to do measurements of the area before contacting a tradesman for a quote. An average driveway of this type may cost around £1,500 depending on your location in the UK, but be sure to collect multiple quotes to compare and check the experience of your choices before making a final decision on who to hire.