Driveways can be expensive. And when building a driveway, one of the critical decisions you will have to make is determining the right material to use. Therefore, it is imperative to choose carefully to ensure you invest in an option that gives you the best value for your money. Generally, concrete and asphalt are the standard material options for driveways. However, you can also consider other options like brick, loose materials like pebbles and rocks, basalt, exposed aggregate, pavers, etc.
If you are planning to start a new construction project, you may be wondering about the best type of materials to use. About 6 months ago, I decided to carry out an extensive renovation of my home. This would involve demolishing one wall, extending the kitchen and the construction of a new patio area. I really wasn't sure which materials would be best. I consulted with a contractor and he explained the pros and cons of each material. In the end, I opted for wood and steel. I am really pleased with the end results. I hope this blog helps you to plan your construction project.