Kane Construction

Tarmac Driveway Chaldon

A tarmac driveway can be a smart investment for your Chaldon property. Tarmac is a cost-effective and highly durable material that can last for many years with minimal upkeep. Unlike some other driveway options, tarmac is resistant to cracking, chipping, and damage from harsh weather conditions. It can also handle heavy traffic from cars, motorcycles, and even light commercial vehicles. In addition to its practicality, a tarmac driveway offers a clean, modern look that can enhance the curb appeal of your home. The smooth, dark surface creates an aesthetic that complements a variety of architectural styles. If you’re looking for a long-lasting, low-maintenance solution for your Chaldon driveway, tarmac is a great option to consider.

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Benefits of Tarmac Driveways

Investing in a tarmac driveway for your Chaldon property can provide a wealth of advantages. Tarmac’s great durability is a key benefit. This robust material can withstand heavy vehicle traffic, harsh weather, and constant use for many years with minimal deterioration. Unlike some alternatives, tarmac is resistant to cracking, chipping, and damage caused by frost or extreme temperatures. This translates to a long-lasting solution that requires minimal upkeep, saving you both time and money down the line.

Tarmac driveways also boast several practical advantages. The smooth, seamless surface is effortless to maintain, requiring occasional sweeping and power washing to keep it looking its best. Additionally, tarmac’s dark colour effectively disguises minor dirt and debris, minimising the effort required to maintain a clean and tidy appearance. The smooth surface further enhances safety and driving comfort by eliminating bumps or loose stones often found with other materials.

The Tarmac Installation Process

Installing a tarmac driveway in Chaldon involves a series of well-defined steps to ensure a long-lasting and visually appealing result.  The first stage typically involves excavation of the designated area to the appropriate depth, typically around 300mm. This accounts for the sub-base layers and the final tarmac surface. Edging materials like granite setts are then installed around the perimeter to provide stability and prevent the tarmac from spreading outwards.

Following this, a weed membrane is often laid down to suppress weed growth and further enhance the stability of the sub-base. The sub-base itself is then constructed using compacted layers of crushed stone or recycled materials. This compacted base provides a solid foundation for the tarmac surface.  Once the sub-base is complete, the tarmac itself can be laid in multiple layers, each being raked and rolled to achieve a smooth, even finish.  The final layer is typically a fine-textured wearing course that provides optimal grip and a sleek aesthetic.

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Our Process

At Kane Construction, we are proud of our impressive track record. Our experienced and highly-qualified tradesmen work diligently to ensure that every part of your project is completed with the utmost professionalism. Plus, you can rest assured knowing everything will stay on time and within budget – thanks in large part to our project management team who oversees every stage of our work. You can see an example of our work above, demonstration a Tarmac surfacing job we completed on a working site in Aldershot – with no disruption to the workflow in the area, and within only 3 days.  Contact us today if you have any questions about how we can help you.

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Project Initiation

Project Completion & delivery

No Driveway Project Is Too Big Or Too Small

At Kane Construction, we strive to always provide our services to anyone who needs them, no matter the size of the property. Whether it be a small domestic property or a larger commercial shop front driveway, our level of quality remains the same for every customer and client.

Why Choose Us?

Over the decades, Kane Construction Services has benefited greatly from return business and word of mouth. This is because we put the customer first and provide transparent and bespoke services for you. We’ve developed a reputation for honest, personable advice and high-quality products.Therefore to ensure that all our work is carried out to the required standards, we are ISO 9001 and Construction Online accredited surfacing contractors, as well as members of Construction Line.
When you choose us, you are guaranteed professionalism at every stage.

Residential Construction Projects

The residential construction projects we regularly carry out range from resin bound and block paving driveways to patios and sports courts. Because we are a registered and trusted contractor with Surrey and West Sussex councils we carry out the dropped kerbs and crossover

Commercial Groundworks

Kane Construction carry out a range of commercial construction projects. Most noteworthy are the large area tarmac surfacing projects such as road surfacing, car park surfacing, playground surfacing, and more. We are able to do this due to our ownership of industry-leading equipment.

Civil Engineering

Our specialist Civil engineering team guarantee that all building and construction projects are carried out to the finest detail. Above all we work closely with the client to gain trust and confidence and to complete construction projects on time and on budget.

Types Of Driveways That We Provide

Resin

Opting for a Resin driveway translates to opting for an effortlessly maintained driveway surface, producing breathtaking outcomes that amplify your home's visual allure and aesthetic appeal.

Tarmac

Our seasoned squad of tarmac driveway experts utilise industry-leading equipment and materials to ensure that your driveway surface exceeds expectations. Tarmac is a durable and long-lasting option for your driveway.

Asphalt

Opting for an asphalt driveway means choosing a low-maintenance surface that enhances your home's visual allure and aesthetic charm with remarkable results.

Block Paving

Elevate your property's elegance and worth with Kane Construction's premium block paving driveway surfacing. We use both modern and traditional techniques to ensure you get the very best driveway every time.

What our customers say...

Peter Stringer
Peter Stringer
2024-06-07
Delighted with my new drive and fencing and Kane constructions work in perparing the site laying the porous ashfelt, and topping with the resin finish. They had to wait for suitable weather to lay the resin . I was kept informed and the job finished to a high standard.
Sam Jepp
Sam Jepp
2024-06-07
Kane Construction Services have carried out two jobs for me over the last ten years. I had a garden completely dug out and a driveway laid 8 years ago and when I moved house I would not have chosen any other company to build me a brand new drive. When you find excellent work ethics, great workmanship, with trustworthy and pleasant staff you don't want to choose anyone else. Tom always makes the job clear, communicates well and has a very clear price. Tom employees staff that really do know what they're doing. With decades of experience in construction, you know you are in safe hands with Kane Construction Services. I have no hesitation in promoting their work and recommend them to friends constantly.
Nik V.
Nik V.
2024-06-06
Excellent workmanship, professional and vert nest and tidy. Reliable and trustworthy. Would definitely use again and recommend.
James Ward
James Ward
2024-06-06
The team at Kane Construction are always professional, helpful and very customer-focussed An excellent contractor!
Alexandra Roche
Alexandra Roche
2024-06-06
Excellent service from start to finish. Tom helped us design the driveway & choose the resin colour and contrast. The team provided a professional service on time & within budget and absolutely no mess was left behind. Can thoroughly recommend Kane Construction.
Andries Stricker
Andries Stricker
2024-06-05
I dealt with Kane Construction and with Tom Kane What a pleasure! Best construction Company in Surrey by a mile! Thanks Tom and team Your’e a special outfit!
Ryan Bosher
Ryan Bosher
2024-06-05
What a excellent service from start to finish great team of workers and I remember there grab lorry driver couldn't forget him what a pleasure would definitely recommend ton anyone 😀 👍🏻
Peter Nicholls
Peter Nicholls
2024-06-05
Just a great company to work with.
Cole Dodsworth
Cole Dodsworth
2024-06-05
Marius Roncea
Marius Roncea
2024-06-05

Tarmac Driveways – FAQ’s

With proper installation and maintenance, tarmac driveways can last for many years, providing a long-term solution for your property.
The process involves excavation, installation of edging materials, laying a weed membrane, constructing a sub-base, and finally applying multiple layers of tarmac, each rolled for a smooth finish.
Yes, tarmac driveways offer a clean, modern look that can enhance the curb appeal of your home, complementing various architectural styles.

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