resin bonded gravel resin bound resurfacing

February 12th, 2014

resin bonded gravel resin bound resurfacing

resin bonded gravel resin bound surfacing  for driveways paths and patios

resin bonded gravel

A 2 layered system where the resin is applied to the existing surface. This is usually concrete, tarmac and imprinted concrete and the aggregate is applied to this .  This system  can be completed in a day and it can be trafficked in a couple of hours. It is a non-permeable system.  This originated from industrial use for roadways so is well above residential requirements.

Weed free and Anti slip resin bonded gravel resin bound resurfacing

resin bound resurfacing

Resin bound surfacing  More suitable for footpaths or free draining surfaces.  These do not require the same tensile strength needed for a driveway which has to  take the weight of a vehicle.

A  single layered system. This involves the aggregate and resin being mixed together in a mixer prior to installation. This coats the stone making it porous. The aggregate and resin are troweled and laid at a thicker depth than the resin bonded surface.  If laid on existing surfaces it can affect existing levels.

SUDS requirements are that the runoff water is “managed” for new surfaces.


resin bonded gravel resin bound resurfacing started off with epoxy products.  Over the years the progression has been to polyurethane resins.  These are much more refined and provides greater performance.  Uv stability and longevity of the  resurfacing or surfacing option are also provided.  The  quality of the resin we use is supported by

Quality Assurance.

Products are manufactured to stringent procedures.  Every batch made is individually quality checked by  laboratories prior to despatch. They operate an ISO 9001:2008 Quality System. In addition they are externally audited by the BBA.

Our specialist area being in driveways, paths and patios for the residential market.  We enjoy the customer contact.  In this current financial climate we can provide a cost effective resurfacing option using existing surfaces. Such as concrete tarmac or imprinted concrete surfaces.  This means it is  not affected by the planning permission requirements some driveway options require.

Paths, patios and driveways.  Tarmac, concrete,  imprinted concrete we can resurface with a resin bonded stone installation.  A resin bonded driveway will create kerb appeal and enhance your garden. For an honest  assessment   for resin bonded gravel resin bound resurfacing. Call Drive-Cote Ltd


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