Resin Driveway Kits
SUDwell™ The Resin Bonded Slab Company have been named "Best Paving and Resin Provider 2018" in Build UK 2018 Landscape and Gardening Awards.
Our Resin Bound Kits are eco-friendly, maintenance free and conform to S.U.D.s regulations (Sustainable Urban Drainage), so you wont need planing permission to install or use them on your driveway. Our DIY kits are fully permeable (so no puddles), and now come in a range of 10 earthy natural stone colours.
If your area is still too big for you to tackle as a DIY project and would like SUDwell™ to install for you, give us a call today and speak to one of our team about getting a free quote. SUDwell™ are the specialists in the supply and installation of large areas of resin bound surfacing.
SUDwell™ have been supplying and installing resin bound paving for over 15 years and understand that some people ability and desire to undertake their DIY project themselves.
Each kit comes with the correct amount of aggregate and resin to quickly and easily cover approximately 1m² at 12-15mm depth or 0.8m² for a Resin Driveway at 15-18mm. The kits are very easy to install and ready to be walked or driven on within 6-12 hours.
Our SUDwell™ Resin Bound Kits are easy to install and will transform your old and tired looking driveway, path or patio into a new modern, desirable and functional area, also giving you pride and satisfaction that what ever your age or ability you created it yourself.
Resin driveways have become increasingly popular over the years due to their durability, low maintenance, and aesthetic appeal. They are made by mixing natural gravel or aggregates with a clear resin binder, which is then poured onto a prepared surface and allowed to cure. The result is a smooth and attractive surface that is resistant to water damage, cracking, and other forms of wear and tear. While professional installation is recommended for larger projects, DIY resin driveways and resin bound kits are a great option for those who want to tackle smaller projects themselves.
DIY resin driveways and resin bound kits are an excellent option for homeowners who want to save money on installation costs and have the satisfaction of completing the project themselves. However, it is important to note that these types of projects require careful planning and attention to detail to ensure a successful outcome.
One of the main advantages of using resin bound kits is that they come with all the materials needed to complete the project. This includes the resin binder, the gravel or aggregates, and any other necessary tools or equipment. This can save homeowners a lot of time and effort in sourcing and purchasing the materials separately.
Before beginning any DIY resin driveway project, it is important to prepare the surface properly. This includes removing any existing paving, cleaning and leveling the surface, and ensuring that it is free of debris and dust. It is also important to ensure that the surface is completely dry before beginning the resin application process.
Once the surface is prepared, the resin and gravel mixture can be applied. This is usually done in two stages - the first stage involves applying a base layer of resin to the prepared surface, followed by the gravel or aggregates. The second stage involves applying a top layer of resin over the top of the gravel to seal it in place.
It is important to follow the manufacturer's instructions carefully when using a resin bound kit. This includes ensuring that the correct amount of resin and gravel is used, and that the mixture is applied evenly and smoothly. It is also important to allow sufficient time for the resin to cure before using the driveway or parking area.
While DIY resin driveways and resin bound kits can be a great option for smaller projects, it is important to note that larger projects may require professional installation. This is especially true for driveways and parking areas that see heavy use, as the surface must be properly prepared and the resin and gravel mixture must be applied evenly and smoothly to ensure a durable and long-lasting finish.
It is also important to consider the climate and weather conditions in your area when planning a resin driveway project. Resin driveways are generally resistant to water damage, but they can become slippery when wet. Therefore, it may be necessary to install drainage systems or anti-slip coatings in areas where rainfall or snow is common.
In conclusion, DIY resin driveways and resin bound kits can be an excellent option for smaller projects that require a durable and attractive surface. While these projects require careful planning and attention to detail, they can be a cost-effective and rewarding way to improve the appearance and functionality of your outdoor space. However, it is important to ensure that the surface is properly prepared, that the correct amount of materials are used, and that sufficient time is allowed for the resin to cure. Larger projects may require professional installation to ensure a high-quality and long-lasting finish
Here are what a few of our customers have said about our home kits:
"I personally installed the home kit within 3 hours. I found it incredibly straightforward to install and had all the necessary pieces to create a very attractive and functional driveway. Highly recommended." - Stephen Samson
"The home kit couldn't be any easier to install, and when I did have a minor question to ask, Mr Potter was more than helpful to answer as soon as possible. Would recommend to a friend." - John Bucks