You’re in the mood for a change. You love your patio, but you really want to kick it up a notch. Whether you’re in the market for a complete patio makeover, trying out a new stamped concrete patio, or just doing some concrete restoration, there are many unique options available to you. Let’s take a look at 5 ideas for creating the custom patio of your dreams. 1. Cozy Courtyards Courtyards are popular because the options are many and the hassles can be few. You can create a Mexican Courtyard design in the comfort of your own backyard. The authentic Mexican Courtyard … Read More
Thinking of replacing your driveway? Many homeowners are choosing concrete driveways for their elegance. But if everyone is doing it, how can you make yours stand out? Here are some concrete driveway ideas to spice up the entrance to your home: First, Take Care of Your Lawn The perfect accompaniment to a new driveway is a well-kept lawn. In reality, even the most beautiful concrete driveway won’t look very impressive next to a wild lawn. Make sure you water and cut your lawn as often as you can to enhance the entrance of your home. If you have the means, … Read More
Question: How much does a driveway cost? Answer: It depends. A driveway has two purposes: Provide an easy way to access the home Add curb appeal Driveways receive a lot of wear and tear but are well worth their value. Pricing for compares in price and material. It’s possible to add a driveway through the DIY route. Yet, professional services offer benefits to turn this next project into an eye-catching, practical addition. Let’s take a look at the basics first… How Much Does a Driveway Cost? Start with Materials The total cost of the driveway depends on the crew and … Read More
There’s nothing better than a low-maintenance yet appealing concrete driveway to compliment your beautiful home. But over time, like any driveway, it can lose its luster and begin to show cracks, pits, and other imperfections. So how can you keep it looking polished and last for many years to come? Whether your driveway is new or old, there are countless tips you can utilize. Today we’re sharing 5 ways you can maintain an immaculate concrete driveway year after year. 1. Clean Your Concrete Driveway Properly Cleaning and caring for your driveway may seem straight forward, but there are various factors … Read More
A driveway may seem like just a driveway. But if you sit down and think about it, it’s more of an extension of the entrance to your home. The materials used for your driveway say a lot about what kind of home you have. A perfect fit adds to the aesthetic (and value) of your home while the wrong style might drag you down with costly maintenance. Here’s a quick guide to 5 most popular types of driveways. Breakdown of Types of Driveways 1. Concrete Contractors and homeowners alike consider concrete to be the old faithful of driveway materials. It’s … Read More
This Exposed Aggregate Concrete Driveway project allowed us to update an old asphalt driveway on a beautiful street in the Webster Groves – Kirkwood area. Because the driveway is so long, it has a larger impact, positively or negatively, on the overall look of the house. This update not only improved the driveway, but the entire curb-appeal of the home.
Stamped Concrete Patio: This project was for a new covered patio extension added to an already beautiful home in Ladue. Saint Louis Driveway and Patio was asked to tie in the steps, retaining walls, Bar-B-Q area, and outdoor fireplace with a concrete patio resembling and coordinated with the stone walkways of the existing home. The home owners wanted the durability, easy maintenance, and affordability of concrete without sacrificing the beauty and perceived luxury of hand-laid stone. And that’s exactly what we delivered, on time and under budget.