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Welcome to Dorset Resin

We transform driveways throughout Dorset and patios, even sparkle-less swimming pools, into beautiful, durable, natural resin bound surfaces.

Dorset Resin bound stone is a durable surface, perfect for creating the right impressions.

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Resin Driveways Wareham

For resin driveways Wareham customers everywhere have nothing but great things to say about it, the number to dial belongs to Dorset Resin. Just because your property is equipped with a driveway, doesn’t mean it’s in a useable condition. Here at Dorset Resin, we offer two great services – complete construction and existing surface overlay. 

So, if your property lacks a driveway, we’ll build one from scratch. And if there exists an old concrete, tarmac, or block paved surface, and it’s in good condition, we can install your driveway over the top. Simple! Enlist our team and we can have your resin driveway installation completed in just 1-3 days. 

We use the finest quality water-based BBA-approved polyurethane resin (the same material they use for modern-day ship hulls). And we source top-quality aggregates from gravel pits around the UK and Europe. We deliver impeccable, affordable service where it matters. All you need to do is phone our Wareham team on 01202 985460 to get started. 

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Dorset resin stone driveways have earned a reputation for providing bespoke projects with outstanding customer services.

We also offer a highly popular “Landscape Scheme” to complete your installation, and its surrounding area, to a high quality finish. This can include: fencing, paving, garden walls, etc.

We offer a range of flexible installation, colour, design & finishing solutions to cover almost any scenario at any property.

Resin Bound Surfacing Specialists

Here at Dorset Resin, we’re proud to be regarded as the top resin bound surfacing specialists in Wareham. If you’re without a driveway and are considering having one added to your property, here’s why you should. 

Driveways are a solid investment with great benefits, such as: 

  • Dedicated Parking Spot 
  • Convenience 
  • Safety 
  • Security 
resin bound driveways

If you were to park roadside, you’re not guaranteed a space, and if you find one, you might have to walk a minute or two to reach your car. This is hardly ideal when it’s pouring rain. Parking roadside also makes your car more vulnerable to damage, vandalism or being stolen or broken into. 

Plus, you’re at risk, too, while stepping in and out of your vehicle, as you could be hit by a passing motorist. 

With a driveway, your vehicle is well away from the hazards of the road. You have a dedicated parking spot just seconds from your doorstep. And cars parked on driveways are shown to be less likely to be targeted by thieves and vandals. 

And when you select resin driveways, Wareham customers, built by the talented team at Dorset Resin, you’ll be investing in a surface that’s strong, durable, eco-friendly, and aesthetically pleasing.

Resin Bound or Resin Bonded Driveways

There are two types of resin driveway available, and both boast the same excellent strength, durability, and aesthetics. They aren’t entirely similar, however, with one fundamental difference – how they’re constructed. 

We use the exact same materials – high-quality water-based BBA-approved polyurethane resin and aggregates of varying sizes. 

For resin bound driveways, the clear coloured resin is combined with the aggregate in a forced action mixer. The mixture is poured onto the surface then raked, levelled, and trowelled into a smooth surface. Because the aggregates are mixed with the resin, this creates small voids through which water can pass. 

As such, resin bound surfaces are Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS) compliant and require no additional drainage as the surface is porous. 

Resin bond driveways are built by first pouring the resin over the surface area. The aggregates are then poured over the top, and the surface is then raked, levelled, and trowelled. Once cured, loose stones are swept away leaving behind a rough surface. 

Because resin bond driveways lack any voids, they aren’t porous, though they are less expensive than resin bound driveways, Wareham customers.

Approved Wareham Driveway Installers Near Me

We’re approved resin driveway contractors, widely recognised for the outstanding services we’ve provided customers in our years of operation. All our resin driveways, Wareham customers, are built with skill using premium-grade materials that won’t deteriorate or fail, even in extreme heat or through prolonged use. 

Our resin driveways can comfortably support up to 30 tonnes of weight and are UV-stable, meaning they won’t fade or discolour. While many resin surfaces are built using one aggregate, we can mix and match three or four to create a unique appearance. And your new surface will outlast most man-made surfaces, like imprinted concrete. 

When customers come to Dorset Resin, we can offer one of two construction methods – the method will vary depending on whether a suitable surface is present.

Complete Construction – if no suitable surface is present, we’ll start by excavating to a depth of 250mm. Any hard landscaping services are usually carried out before we move on to the next step. This involves rolling the area with a machine, and compacting the existing substrate before Type 1 stone (MOT) is laid, usually to a thickness of around 150-200mm. The area is rolled and compacted again before around 50-100mm of open-faced hot rolled tarmac/ C35 concrete is laid and rolled. The final layers are then added. 

Existing Surface Overlay – if a suitable concrete, tarmac, or block paved surface exists, we’ll skip ahead to preparing the surface and cleaning it with a high-pressure jet washer system. We’ll then apply a primer, resulting in a tacky surface by removing any moisture. We then pour on the resin, rake, and level it to a thickness of 18-20mm. 

We use resin to mass-fill dips or recessed areas, ensuring that the new surface is level and achieves parity with the correct gradients. 

Once done, the surface is trowelled, sealing and closing the resin stone, ensuring a smooth finish that’ll last. Finally, the surface is jet washed, leaving it spotless. 

Resin Bound Driveways Costs  

The cost of resin driveways, Wareham customers, varies from one job to the next. There are various factors that’ll affect the cost, such as the size of the area, the time it takes to finish the job, whether complete construction is required, plus, any extras requested by the customer. 

The average cost for a new sub-base is around £70 per m2, while the driveway itself usually costs around £110 per m2. These costs are ballpark averages put forward by Checkatrade and are correct as of 2022. Of course, if you want to know precisely how much your resin driveway installation will cost, the quickest way is to call us. 

Here at Dorset Resin, we operate an honest and transparent service. Every job is different, so we charge each customer a fair price based on the work carried out. We’ll take measurements, assess which service you require, factor in any optional extras such as hard landscaping, and present with you with a fully itemised quotation. 

All our costs are listed upfront with no hidden fees, so you know what you’re paying. Plus, our quotes are free of obligation, so you’re free to walk away. We’ll beat any genuine, like-for-like quote, however, so we’re confident you won’t find a better price anywhere else. 

Other Driveway Services We Offer 

In addition to installing resin driveways, Wareham customers can also come to us for driveway repairs and refurbishments. Even a low-maintenance resin driveway may require some patching up over the course of its lifespan. Rest assured that our team is fully equipped to correct any issues that might arise, restoring your driveway to as-new condition. 

And if your current driveway is still serviceable but needs overhauling, we’ll breathe new life into it courtesy of our driveway restorations. 

Also, remember that when you enlist us to install a new driveway on your property, it’s fully covered by a ten-year guarantee. Should anything go wrong in that time that’s covered by the guarantee, we’ll return to put right the issue at no extra cost. 

Why Choose Us for Your Resin Bound Driveways? 

When it comes to resin driveways, Wareham customers should aim high by enlisting a proven company with years of experience. Dorset Resin has been going for a while now and in that time, we’ve amassed a stellar reputation and a client base consisting of many customers who’d happily recommend our service to friends and family. 

For the finest resin surfaces, Dorset Resin is the obvious choice, in terms of quality, workmanship, affordability, and service. We always put out customers’ needs first, striving to exceed their expectations at every turn. And we offer no shortage of motivational reasons to reach out, reasons that include: 

Eco-Friendly Option 

Fully Customisable Surfacing Options 

HICS Member – Full Customer Protection Guaranteed 

Premium-Grade Materials 

Rapid-Fast Installation – 1-3 Days 

SUDS-Compliant Surfaces – Puddle-Free 

Ten-Year Guarantees 

All our driveways are built to the highest standards using premium-grade materials. They are designed with strength and durability in mind and can withstand up to 30 tonnes of weight. So, resin driveways are perfect for driveways that support multiple vehicles. 

And you can expect unbeatable service from start to finish. We’re always going the extra mile to ensure our customers are left 100% satisfied. No driveway is signed off until the customer is completely happy with the work. If any issues arise, you have the peace of mind knowing you’re covered by a full guarantee. 

Plus, remember that if you come to us with a genuine, like-for-like quote, we’ll beat it on the spot. With Dorset Resin, you always get the best deal in town.

Call Us Today!

So, if you’re looking for a team that designs and builds the best resin driveways Wareham has to offer, look no further than Dorset Resin. We’re committed to providing a quality product that’s strong, aesthetically pleasing, and will stand the test of time. When you choose our resin driveway contractors, you can expect top-tier results in the end. 

Our resin-bound driveway specialists are always delighted to speak about our service and answer any questions our customers might have. If there’s anything you’d like to know or if you’d like to make an enquiry, just reach out to us at your earliest convenience. 

To get in touch with Dorset Resin, pick up the phone and call us on 01202 985460. We also accept queries in writing – simply fill out our online contact form, and a member of our team will reply to your query as soon as possible. 

We look forward to hearing from you! 

Alternatively, you can reach out via a written method by filling out our online contact form and leaving your request and contact details. We will respond as soon as possible via your preferred method of contact.