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17 February 2024

4 Simple Tips to Achieve your Dream Driveway

As homeowners, we are always looking for ways to make our homes stand out.

One way to achieve this is by installing a unique driveway that catches the eye. Your driveway is one of the first things that a guest will notice when they arrive at your home and having a beautifully designed entrance will instantly enhance your property’s kerb appeal and value, according to a survey completed by the Home Owners Alliance. Here are four simple driveway tips to achieve your dream driveway.

1. Match your home

Choose colours and textures that will complement your
home and surroundings. Whatever your budget, we have
a wide variety of colours, finishes and sizes to
suit your taste and style preferences.

HomePave Cobble, Ash

2. Create contrast

Edge your driveway with our paving setts for a distinctive
finish whilst also improving visibility.
For more traditional settings opt for our
Cobble setts to line your space or for a
more contemporary look outline
your driveway with our Plaza setts.

 

Plaza Pepper Driveway with Plaza Salt Border - Tips to Achieve your Dream Driveway

3. Enclose your property

Consider building a stylish wall at the entrance to your
driveway for some added grandeur and privacy.
Select a brick that will complement the style
of your home, we would suggest an antique finish
for a classic look or a smooth finish for
a more modern entrance.

Plaza Pepper Driveway with enclosed wall

4. Light it up

Finish off your outdoor space with some
decorative lighting to illuminate your beautiful
driveway and home – this will add a warm ambience
to your space as well as improving visibility at night
for both you and your guests.

 

LongStone Driveway with Lighting options - Tips to Achieve your Dream Driveway

First impressions count! An attractive driveway has the potential to increase the value of your home.

A unique driveway can instantly enhance your home’s curb appeal and make it stand out. Whether you prefer a modern, rustic, or classic look, there is a driveway paving design that can meet your needs. With the tips mentioned above, you can choose a driveway that matches your style and adds value to your home. Contact your local Outside Room Centre (Northern Ireland only) or Stockist to find out more.