Tired of those pesky weeds sprouting up in your driveway? Worried about the rain seeping in and cracking everything wide open? A clean, well-maintained driveway can not only elevate curb appeal but also increase the value of your home. Here are some great tips for driveway maintenance that will leave you worry-free for all seasons! The Importance of Driveway Maintenance 1. Sealing Sealing is a necessity for concrete driveway maintenance, as it is a primary way to maintain the driveway’s health. One thing that sealing will do is stop harmful chemicals from damaging the material. Sealing will also maintain a … 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
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 Driveway installed by Saint Louis Driveway & Patio in Affton, MO. Before Saint Louis Driveway arrived, this was an ordinary two car asphalt driveway. The customer decided to let us design a unique driveway that would distinguish their house from the average houses in the neighborhood. They wanted an approach to their home they could be proud of, and that will be a great investment should they ever decide to sell their home.
Concrete Driveway Retaining Wall installed in Sunset Hills MO — This was a fun and challenging project with some very nice clients. It comprised the combination of laying a new, slightly larger, concrete driveway to replace the warn and damaged old asphalt driveway, and installation of a beautiful new rock-block retaining wall.
Textured Concrete Driveway with Aged Staining: This beautiful and recently remodeled home was held back by an old, tired, cracked, and skinny driveway with only enough room for a single row of cars. The sub-standard driveway detracted from the home’s curb appeal as well as made approaching the home in icy or snowy weather less than safe.
Our designer and the client decided on the classic, understated, premium textured concrete driveway with aged staining to complement the home and give a timeless feel that the home deserved.